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Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery Services

Company: Tower Health
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: March 29, 2020

Job Description:

Be inspired, every day. Here, we practice in a leading-edge setting where advanced medicine and compassion are equally valued. Careers at Reading Hospital offer a highly collaborative setting, where individuals from every medical, professional, and service discipline work together to provide patients and their families with an experience beyond compare.

About the Organization

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health's commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.

St. Christopher's Hospital is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant to join our Orthopedic Surgery team and function in the role of a clinical expert in the care of fracture and other orthopedic injuries from admission through discharge and outpatient follow-up. This team member will work collaboratively with Trauma Service and Orthopedic surgeons, multidisciplinary health professionals, various hospital departments, nursing service and medical staff in coordinating and delivering patient care and facilitating communication between the patient and family members. The Physician Assistant is involved in performance improvement to ensure quality patient care and best practices.

Duties to include: Direct patient care (surgical assistant, patient assessment, patient interactions/communication). Customer service orientation and skills in problem solving. Effective communication and interpersonal/behavior skills. Ability to handle fast paced/stressful situations in a calm manner. Ability to respond to emergencies and unpredictable situations exercising good judgement.

Required Licenses: Pennsylvania state Medical Physician Assistant Certification License, Drug Enforcement Administration Registration Certificate and CPR Certificate. Be inspired, every day. Here, we practice in a leading-edge setting where advanced medicine and compassion are equally valued. Careers at Reading H...

Keywords: Tower Health, Philadelphia , Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery Services, Healthcare , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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