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 JOB POSTING august 17
Position/Title  Physician Assistant or NP
Organization 

Alaska Premier Health

Location  Anchorage, AK
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Part time position available at Alaska Premier Health.  Practice focus is non-surgical obesity medicine.  Care models include individualized, comprehensive plans focused on diet, exercise and behavioral counseling.  Position is initially part time with growth to full time as provider builds patient base.  Work/life balance oriented.  No call.  No weekends.  No late nights. Compensation is competitive and includes production bonuses.  Alaska Premier Health has been the go to referral provider in Anchorage since 1993.  You will be joining a highly experienced team of professionals who work in close collaboration, staying abreast of this dynamic field of medicine.  Position also includes Primary Care services where indicated. 

For further information or to submit a CV for review, please email Laurie Mapes at akpremierhealth@yahoo.com

 JOB POSTING August 17

Position/Title  Physician Assistant
Organization 

Fairweather LLC

Location  Remote locations/two week rotations 
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Summary: PA-C performs a broad scope of patient evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment in remote settings under the supervision of the collaborative physician by remote communications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs a history and physical examination pertaining to the patients presenting complaint
  • Reviews patient records to determine health status
  • Makes assessments based on record and examination
  • Records and presents information to supervising physician for final diagnosis and treatment as needed
  • Orders appropriate laboratory and x-ray studies
  • Communicate with receiving facility, Alaska MEDEVAC systems, and Medical Control
  • Monitor and maintain the general condition of the unit/clinic; keep it clean and re-supply any deficiencies
  • Prepares accurate, thorough documentation of every patient contact and patient care report
  • Refers patients to appropriate specialists for consultation, as needed
  • Prescribes medication, as indicated
  • Instructs and counsels patient or legal guardian regarding matters pertaining to the patient’s physical or mental health and the nature and treatment of her injury or illness and required follow up, in a courteous and cooperative manner
  • Performs routine diagnostic, therapeutic, and invasive procedures, as needed
  • Performs other duties as required to support the project  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Possesses expert knowledge of defibrillators and IV pumps
  • Works well in teams, alone, and in diverse groups of people
  • Manages medical emergencies with on-line or telephonic support
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with HSE team members and operational management team
  • Demonstrates ability to establish priorities, work independently and complete objectives
  • Understands and utilizes pre-hospital care Emergency Medical Service equipment
  • Understands the use of over the counter medications and aggressive first aid guidelines to support the natural resources industry OSHA requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree program
  • A minimum of 5 years remote medical health care experience
  • Current State of Alaska Physician Assistant license
  • Current CPR, ACLS, ATLS
  • Certified by the NCCPA
  • Ability to work jointly with pre-hospital care team

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift, carry, and balance an adult patient with the assistance of others
  • Ability to run, walk, bend, and crawl on uneven terrain
  • Ability to withstand varied environmental conditions such as extreme heat, cold, and moisture
  • Ability to work in low light and confined spaces
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle (including ATVs)

Working Conditions:

  •  Two week rotations, 12 hours/day for 7 days/ week shifts, and on-call after hours
  •  Works in remote locations as an independent provider
  • Must be willing to work overtime and be on-call while at the site as needed
  • Must be willing to work weekends and holidays as needed
  • May be required to fly in small aircrafts
  • May be exposed to communicable diseases, and mentally unstable or combative patients
  • Must be willing to take Weather Observation training for assignments as required

Disclaimer:  The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities required.

To Apply: Click here to apply

 JOB POSTING July 25

Position/Title  Physician Assistant or ANP
Organization 

Independance Park Medical Services

Location  Anchorage, AK
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Independence Park Medical Services is looking for a fulltime ANP or PA with women’s health experience for our growing OB/GYN department. You must be an enthusiastic self-starter willing to grow an existing patient base. We offer a competitive salary, full benefits and paid CME. I look forward to speaking with you. 

Send CV and Reference List to Jessicaf@ipmsak.net or call (907) 522-1341 for more information.



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