Chenega Corporation Physician Assistant / Orthopedic in Langley AFB, Virginia

CHENEGA GLOBAL SERVICES

Company Job Title:

Physician Assistant – Orthopedics

Clearance:

NACI

Location:

Langley AFB, VA

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

SCA, Non-Exempt, Full Time,

Prepared Date:

06/14/2017

Approved Date:

06/14/2017

Executive Order 13495, The Non Displacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts provide first right of refusal to incumbents on contracts. If the position is accepted by the incumbent on the job, other application/resume of non-incumbents will not be reviewed.

Summary: TheOrthopedic Physician Assistantwill perform primary medical care and clinical duties as a Physician Assistant with the direction of a physician.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

· Provides primary or specialty medical care with the cognizance or supervision of a physician.

· Provides services by collecting data required for diagnosis and performing procedures and services.

· Obtains and evaluates medical histories, performs physical examinations, performs therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, and orders laboratory studies, radiographs, electrocardiograms, and other special examinations.

· Collects specimens for pathologic examination. Analyzes and interprets data, formulates problem lists, and establishes plans for solution of clinical problems.

· Counsel’s patients on medical problems, use of drugs, expected effects of treatment, family planning, child care, diet, and other therapeutic health maintenance matters.

· Makes entries in patient's permanent medical records.

· In emergency situations, administers lifesaving procedures and medications pending availability of physician.

· Procedures include cardiopulmonary resuscitation, treatment of life endangering traumatic injuries, defibrillation, insertion of endotracheal tubes, and administration of whole blood, oxygen, and other emergency medications.

· Coordinates patient care. Coordinates patient care with other members of health care team.

· Initiates consultation requests to other health professionals to provide more comprehensive patient management.

· Accomplishes narrative summaries and other documentation.

Non-Essential Duties:

· Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

· Instructs other personnel assigned to health care team on preventive medicine programs and other appropriate medical activities and functions as directed.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

· Beagraduate PhysicianAssistant qualifiedbyacademicandpracticaleducation toprovide patientservicesasaphysicianextenderundersupervisionofaphysician.

· Beagraduate ofaPhysicianAssistantTraining Program accreditedbytheAccreditationReview CommissiononEducationforthePhysicianAssistant (ARC-PA),oritspredecessors,andacceptabletothe SurgeonGeneral,USAF,is mandatory.

· CertificationasaPhysicianAssistantby the National Committee onCertificationPhysicianAssistants (NCCPA) isrequired.

· Have at least 24 months of experience as an Orthopedic Physician Assistant within the last 36 months in the specialty.

· Basic Life Support (BLS) is required.

· Be licensed to practice as a physician Assistant in one of the 50 U.S. States or territories with no current restrictions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

· Shall be able to read, write, speak and understand English well enough to effectively communicate with all patients, and family members.

· Demonstrate good time management skills.

· Knowledge of basic computers.

Diversity:

· Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.

Ethics:

· Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

· The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:

· The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

· The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

· During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

·Beagraduate PhysicianAssistant qualifiedbyacademicandpracticaleducation toprovide patientservicesasaphysicianextenderundersupervisionofaphysician.

·Beagraduate ofaPhysicianAssistantTraining Program accreditedbytheAccreditationReview CommissiononEducationforthePhysicianAssistant (ARC-PA),oritspredecessors,andacceptabletothe SurgeonGeneral,USAF,is mandatory.

·CertificationasaPhysicianAssistantby the National Committee onCertificationPhysicianAssistants (NCCPA) isrequired.

·Have at least 24 months of experience as an Orthopedic Physician Assistant within the last 36 months in the specialty.

·Basic Life Support (BLS) is required.

·Be licensed to practice as a physician Assistant in one of the 50 U.S. States or territories with no current restrictions.

Job: Medical Services

Organization: Chenega Global Services

Title: Physician Assistant / Orthopedic

Location: Virginia-Langley AFB

Requisition ID: 1700002022