Job Description

Extended Job Title
Advanced Practice Provider- Surgery / Spec. Clinic H99649

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691201 - RMF-Surgery

Position Description
Employees in this position are responsible for augmenting a supervising physician's data gathering abilities to reach decisions and institute patient care plans. Provides health care services to patients under direction and responsibility of a Physician.

Requisition ID
18439BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
*Provides a broad range of evaluation and treatment for patients in the Regional Medical Facility.

*Refers patients to unit physician, medical specialist, or other practitioner for specialized treatment.

*Inspects, completes, and analyzes records, assigns, reviews and updates classification, completes admission notes, progress       notes, and discharge summaries and makes rounds on patients admitted.

*Takes call with other physicians within the RMF to provide 24 hour coverage.

* This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
  • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
  • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
  • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking.
  • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
  • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
7916.67 (Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications)

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
*Current CPR

Campus
HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department
RMF-Surgery

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Professionals

Occasional Duties
*Other duties as assigned

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Graduation from a Physician Assistant's training program approved by the Council on Allied Health Education Accreditation of the American Medical Association. Current Physician Assistant license in the State of Texas or ability to transfer license to Texas. Certification as a Physician Assistant as evidenced by passing the examinations given by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants. OR Graduation from an accredited school of nursing as a nurse practitioner from an approved certification program recognized by Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Current R.N. license as approved by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners or ability to transfer license to Texas. Certification as a Nurse Practitioner from an approved certification program as recognized by Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners or ability to transfer certification to Texas.
 

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