1. Examines patients to collect information about their physical condition. 2. Obtains, compiles, and records patient medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination. 3. Conducts complete physical examinations; provides medical evaluation and treatment to patients; develops treatments plans and monitors patient's progress. 4. Advises patients on results of laboratory tests and recommends referrals to specialists or other medical facilities. 5. Collaborates with physicians, nurses, counselors and other medical staff to provide the best medical care. 6. Provides preventive health practices to patients to maintain and improve health and prevent illness. 7. Coordinates patient care including ordering of laboratory tests and radiographic studies. 8. Prescribes therapy or medication with physician approval. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Three years of experience in clinical practice, preferably in adult primary care.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Three years of experience in clinical practice, preferably in adult primary care.
Posting Position Title: Physician Assistant
Required Skill/ability 3: Adheres to organizational standards of medical documentation with the Yale Health electronic health record (Epic) including but not limited to, timely completion of notes, appropriate documentation of non-visit related transactions, appropriate and timely management of Inbasket.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Internal Medicine APP
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed assessment, interviewing, counseling, problem-resolution and crisis intervention skills. Well-developed oral and written communication, organizational and training skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent attendance, punctuality and reliability.
Required Skill/ability 2: Comprehensive knowledge of state, federal, and university regulations related to administering medications and maintaining appropriate medical records.
Graduation from a Physician Assistant (PA) Training Program accredited by the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education or Master's Degree from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program.
Internal Number: 58054BR
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