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 JOB POSTING April 25
Position/Title  Physician Assistant
Organization 

Golden Heart Emergency Physicians

Location  Fairbanks, AK 
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Physician Assistant – Emergency Department; incorporation of both major and minor care roles; work directly with supervising physicians.

Tired of being stuck on a patient and having no one to speak with? Come work in an ED where your supervising physician is right there, and available for your questions concerning minor care patients or emergency patients.

The Company:

Golden Heart Emergency Physicians is a democratic group of 10 physicians that employs 6 PA’s. We staff an Emergency Department that sees over 38,000 patients per year. Patient loads are reasonable, with 40 hours of MD coverage and 20 hours of PA coverage each day.

The Position:

We are looking for a full-time Physician Assistant to work in our Emergency Department. Must be PA certified.  ACLS, PALS and ATLS certification is preferred.

  • Very competitive compensation package that includes a procedure bonus, health insurance, CME reimbursement, licensing & professional dues reimbursement, and a stellar 401k plan.
  • FTE averages ten 11-hour shifts each month, allowing for an excellent work/life balance.
  • Work in the main ED as well as fast track during each shift.

The Location:

We practice at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital in Fairbanks, AK. Fairbanks is Alaska’s second largest city, with a population just under 100,000. It is home to the main campus of the University of Alaska.

  • Beautiful surroundings, just miles from the Alaskan frontier
  • Outdoor opportunities abound
  • Easily accessible airport with direct connections to Seattle makes travel easy.

Why should you apply?

  • Top benefits.
  • Excellent professional growth opportunities seeing both urgent care and emergent care patients.
  • Work alongside your supervising physicians who are always accessible.

How do you apply?

Please send your current CV to: Emilie.washburn@foundationhealth.org

 JOB POSTING April 24

Position/Title  Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Organization 

Not listed

Location  Wasilla, AK 
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Busy Internal Medicine Clinic located in Wasilla, is looking for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our team. Applicant will need to be able to apply medical techniques and principles under the direction of a physician. Applicant needs to have proper bedside manner, and be able to provide care and support when treating complex patients with multiple chronic conditions.

Position is full time. Clinic hours are Monday- Thursday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm

New graduates will be considered, we are willing to train the right person.

Please submit all resumes to billing.drboston@yahoo.com

 JOB POSTING MARCH 23

Position/Title  Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Organization 

US Healthworks

Location  Fairbanks, AK 
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US Healthworks in Fairbanks has an opening for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to work in our Urgent Care clinic.  The position is full-time, 40 hours per week.  US Healthworks offers competitive salary and benefit packages, paid vacation, and other benefits which combined add up to a satisfying and rewarding medical practice experience. 

Please contact Kelly Shanklin, Dr. Matt Raymond, or Dr. Rob Monberg to discuss the position at (907) 452-2178.

 JOB POSTING February 14

Position/Title  Physician Assistant
Organization 

Kenai Peninsula Orthopaedics

Location  Soldotna, AK 
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Physician Assistant needed for a busy, well established orthopedic practice in Soldotna/Kenai, Alaska. The provider will follow in-office patients and assist in the operating room. Orthopedic experience is a plus but not mandatory. 

  • 5 days per week seeing orthopedic patients in the office and/or assisting in OR
  • May assist with taking call
  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefit package including health insurance/paid leave/401k
  • Covered overhead & malpractice insurance
  • CME Allowance

To apply, please drop off your resume to Kenai Peninsula Orthopaedics. For more information you may contact Mercy Berg at 907-262-6454.

 JOB POSTING February 14

Position/Title  Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner 
Organization 

Heart of Eagle River Medical Clinic

Location  Eagle River, AK 
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Busy Walk in, urgent/primary care clinic, looking for responsible, honest person that wants to work hard. Must be able to start as soon as possible. This is a full time position, salary DOE. 

Please fax CV to Nancy Holder @ 907-694-1315.

 job posting January 26

Position/Title  Physician Assistant
Organization 

La Maestra Community Health Centers 

Location  Seldovia, AK
More Info 

La Maestra Community Health Centers is currently seeking a Physician Assistant to work for our clinic in Seldovia, AK. The Physician Assistant will  work under the direction of the Medical Director and the supervising Physician, provides primary care services to clinic patients.

Responsibilities

  1. Examines patients to determine presence of disease, utilizing physical findings, laboratory results, medical history, ascertains nature and extent of disease and prescribes treatments as indicated.
  2. Obtain, compile and record patient medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination.
  3. Consults with Medical Director or supervisory physicians as needed for difficult cases not covered under protocols.
  4. Order appropriate treatments, medications and diagnostic studies.
  5. Prescribe therapy or medication with physician approval.
  6. Respond to inquiries from referring physicians, hospital staff and patients regarding the diagnosis and treatment of conditions as well as eligibility for research protocols.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Other duties as assigned.
  2. Attend staff meetings

Qualifications

  • Education: Completion of Certified Physician Assistant training program.
  • Certification required:  Current Alaska Physician Assistant License. Current CPR and DEA
  • Experience:    At least one year experience working with underserved, low-income persons preferred.  A strong commitment to serve the medically underserved families.
Verbal and Written Skills to perform the job:  Bilingual (English/Spanish). Familiarity with basic word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.  Accurate keyboarding skills.

Technical knowledge and skills required to perform the jobExcellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work with diverse individuals and groups.  Demonstrate high levels of self-initiation and direction. Knowledge of communities we serve. Knowledge and experience working in medical settings and interacting collaboratively with medical teams.  Skill in analyzing situations and making timely decisions.

Physical and Mental Requirements:  Work involves sitting, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reaching with hands and arms. The employee may be required to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 20 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Quality Management

  1. Display knowledge of normal signs of human development and ability to assess and provide age appropriate care.
  2. Contribute to the success of the organization by participating in quality improvement activities

Customer Relations

  1. Respond promptly and with caring actions to patients and employees.  Acknowledge psychosocial, spiritual and cultural beliefs and honor these beliefs.
  2. Maintain professional working relationships with all levels of staff, clients and the public.
  3. Be part of a team and cooperate in accomplishing department goals and objectives

To apply send CV to employment@lamaestra.org

For additional information contact Beatrice Fernandez.
PH: (619) 798-3977 Ext.3174
FAX: (619) 269-1291
bgarcia@lamaestra.org




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