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Title:  Instructor - Physician Assistant - Cardiology

Division:  Medicine
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Work Location:  Baylor Clinic, Houston, TX
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Requisition ID:  3007
Job Purpose

Provides advanced nursing care to patients in the inpatient and outpatient setting in Cardiology under the direction of a physician.

Job Duties

•    Obtain detailed history and perform physical examinations.
•    Perform, order, and interpret diagnostic procedures in accordance with relevant health concerns of the patient.
•    Prescribes appropriate pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments.
•    Maintain records and write orders and progress notes in patient charts as to status, treatments, and procedures.
•    Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records.
•    Provide follow-up health maintenance care to patients in accordance with protocols established with the supervising physician.
•    Communicate with physicians, patients, and the family members of patients concerning patient care.
•    Collaborates with providers, and practice staff in identifying appropriate patients for care management.
•    Participates in both inpatient and outpatient care to grow the interventional volumes, improve quality and reduce readmissions. 
•    Perform other job related duties as assigned.​​​​​​​

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Required: Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies.

NOTE: Bachelor's degree in Physician Assistant Studies accepted based on terminal degree requirements at time of graduation.

Experience: None required.

Certification:

  • Required: Current license as a Physician Assistant by the State of Texas Physician Assistant Board.
  • Required: Specialty certification as required by department.
  • Required: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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