Texas Academy of Physician Assistants
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Company Name:

The Vein Specialist of Houston

Location:

Houston, Texas

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Surgery: Vascular

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Posted

August 9, 2018

Physician Assistant (PA) with Surgery Experience

Physician Assistant (PA) with Vascular Surgery Experience

The Vein Specialist of Houston, one of the top vascular clinics in the nation, is a team of board- certified vascular surgeons with years of advanced experience and specialty training in spider vein

 treatment, varicose vein treatment and the treatment of vein related disorders. The Vein Specialist has three offices in Houston located in Houston Heights, Memorial City and Cypress.


Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to physician's effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physician directives.
  • Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.
  • Determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies; interpreting test results.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures by administering injections and immunizations; suturing; managing wounds and infections.
  • Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; discussing family planning; providing counseling on emotional problems of
  • daily living; promoting wellness and health maintenance.
  • Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising
  • management on needed actions.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Develops health care team staff by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited program as a Physician Assistant (PA)
  • Acute Care Certification
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience and 1 year of surgical experience
  • Bilingual Preferred, English and Spanish or willing to learn Spanish


*Please specify salary requirements when applying.

Company Name:

The Vein Specialist of Houston

Location:

Houston, Texas

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Surgery: Vascular

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Posted

August 9, 2018

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