Dignity Health Physician Assistant in SANTA MARIA, California
About Pacific Central Coast Health Centers
Midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco reside the charming Central Coast communities of Santa Maria, San Luis Obispo, and Arroyo Grande. Here, the mission of Dignity Health can be found at Marian Regional Medical Center, French Hospital Medical Center, Arroyo Grande Community Hospital and Pacific Central Coast Health Center’s (PHC).
PHC organization was formed to provide the management, organizational and operational support for community clinics. The philosophy guiding PHC’s practice is to provide the ideal environment for health care delivery. The team approach to patient care is inherent in a group practice environment. Every employee of PHC is a team member who can affect patient care profoundly, either in a positive or a negative sense. Many patients, due to illness, are not at their best and there may be difficult management problems. Tact, understanding, support and patience are essential to a good patient-physician relationship. Each employee is encouraged to contribute toward this successful relationship.
In keeping with the Pacific Central Coast Health Centers health care philosophy, the Physician's Assistant is
credentialed with advanced training in areas of primary health care for adult and pediatric patients, including, but not
limited to: taking health history, performing physical examination and psycho-social assessments, management of acute
and chronic medical conditions. Provides wellness care and urgent care in collaboration with physician members of
health care team.
- PA State Certification. Advanced training in physical assessment and pharmacology; continuing education in field of practice
- Advanced training in physical assessment and pharmacology; continuing education in field of practice.
Preferred / Desired
- Minimum five years experience in acutecare facility, i.e., hospital; specialty training in areas of trauma/urgent care, pediatrics,and gynecology, minor office surgical procedures.
- PA State Certification.
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Job ID 2017-37951
Employment Type Full Time
Department Family Practice Clinic
Hours / Pay Period 80
Facility Pacific Central Coast Health Centers
Location SANTA MARIA
Standard Hours 0800-1700