Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant-Emergency Dept
Job Summary: The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will be practicing in the Emergency Department.An Emergency Department Physician will always be available to assist and/or supervise the Physician Assistant or Nurse practitioner in-patient evaluation and management.
·PA or NP must be Licensed, Registered or certified in the state of Maine.
·PA must be a graduate of an accredited physician assistant program; NCCPA certified, NP must be a graduate of an accredited nursepractitioner program.
·PA or NP must complete 100 hours of CME every two (2) years and take the recertification exam every six (6) years.
·Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider ACLS and BLS Certification required.
·Current ATLS certification required or willingness and ability to obtain within first year of employment.
·Must be supervised by a physician.
·Able to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
·Strong written and verbal skills.
·Additional languages preferred.
·Basic computer knowledge.
·Surgical Technical skills.