Physician Assistant- SOM: Department of Surgery- Sacramento Campus
Department Description The Department of Surgery encompasses a wide variety of surgical specialties. These include bariatric surgery, burn surgery, colorectal surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, transplant surgery, trauma, acute care and surgical critical care surgery, vascular surgery, and oncologic surgery. The department's extensive surgical expertise, in combination with ongoing teaching and research activities, provide ample resources and advanced surgical techniques for patient care. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 2/01/2019Salary Range : 64.62 to $85.24Salary Frequency : HourlyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 100%Shift Hour : 10 HourLocation : Main HospitalCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : YesBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Hand, Upper Extremity & Microvascular Service in the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at UC Davis Medical Center is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our specialty surgical practice. The PA assists the team in all aspects of patient care. This position involves practice in every setting of care delivery including the emergency department setting, inpatient ward, perioperative arena, outpatient clinic and operating room. Surgical assistance in the operating room is expected on an occasional, as-needed basis. On-call duties may be required on an occasional, as-needed basis. Required Qualifications
Minimum two (2) years surgical experience in the last five (5) years as a physician assistant.
Valid Physician Assistant license to practice under the Physician Assistant Act in the state of California.
Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant program.
National certification as a physician assistant within 3 months of hire (NCCPA)
CITI Certification prior to any involvement in Clinical Research
DEA certificate and NPI number
Able to lift 25 pounds, see well enough to read gauges and identify injuries
May be required to have experience and competency in performing specific tasks required by the surgical department
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. For Schools of Health (SOM and SON) on the UC Davis Health job search, please apply through the Davis Campus Job Listings To apply:
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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