We’re Hiring – Physician Assistant (PA)

//We’re Hiring – Physician Assistant (PA)

We’re Hiring – Physician Assistant (PA)


The Physician Assistant provides primary health care and performs selective medical services under the direction of the clinic physician including but not limited to clinic exams, and hospital surgical assist/rounds.


Ÿ Obtains complete medical histories and physical data on patients and reviews patient records.

Ÿ Interprets and integrates data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

Ÿ Performs complete physical exams, records findings and establishes presumptive diagnoses.

Ÿ Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.

Ÿ Synthesizes data to determine preliminary diagnoses and therapeutic plans utilizing principles of prevention.

Ÿ Administers injections, immunizations and oral medications, sutures wounds and prepares written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances.

Ÿ Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention and recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.

Ÿ Instructs patients and families regarding medications and treatment instructions and provides patient education.

Ÿ Assists physicians by recording patient progress notes, issuing and transcribing diagnostic orders.

Ÿ Triages patient telephone calls and provides consultation as needed.

Ÿ Performs independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.

Ÿ Provides monitoring and continuity of care between physician visits.

Ÿ Assists in hospital surgical procedures.

Ÿ Conducts rounds and general follow-up post-surgery including but not limited to hospital rounds

Ÿ Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.

Ÿ Performs other responsibilities within job class as requested by the Physician.



Ÿ Knowledge of organizational policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care
Ÿ Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to effectively administer patient care
Ÿ Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment
Ÿ Skilled in applying and modifying principles, methods and techniques of medicine necessary to provide ongoing patient care
Ÿ Skilled in recording medical histories, assessing medical conditions and interpreting findings
Ÿ Skilled in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports and responding to correspondence
Ÿ Ability to develop and maintain quality control standards
Ÿ Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public
Ÿ Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
Ÿ Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures
Ÿ Ability to communicate clearly and effectively


Ÿ Graduation from an accredited Physician’s Assistant program
Ÿ Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician’s Assistants


One year experience as Physician’s Assistant

To learn more call us at (360) 736-2889 or apply in person at 1900 Cooks Hill Rd, Centralia, WA 98531
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