Anderson Hospital   Maryville, IL   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on September 1, 2021
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 Maryville, IL
Education Level: Graduate of an accredited physician assistant curriculum.
Certification: Certification by passing of the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE).
Licensure: Licensure to practice in the State of Illinois; Controlled Substance License and DEA preferred.
Experience Requirements: One year of experience in a health care setting is preferred.
Other Requirements: Must be able to complete computer work.
Location Maryville Physician Services
Department MP Bird
Job Description
The Physician Assistant's primary responsibility is to promote and maintain health by providing safe and effective medical services under the supervision of a physician or surgeon. The PA provides diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services, as delegated by the supervising physician. As a member of the health care team, the PA takes medical histories, examines and treats patients, orders and interprets laboratory tests and x rays, and makes diagnoses. The PA can also treat minor injuries. The PA records progress notes, instructs and counsels patients, and orders or carries out therapy. The physician assistant may prescribe some medications based on the details of the collaborative agreement with the supervising physician. Other duties may include supervising technicians and assistants.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Anderson Hospital opened in 1977 strives to meet the healthcare needs of the surrounding communities through a family-orientated healthcare delivery system that is cost effective and quality driven.
Anderson Hospital is a 151-bed community hospital serving the needs of Madison County and its surrounding areas. Since Anderson Hospital is located within 20 minutes of downtown St. Louis, many of our 280 physicians share positions at various St. Louis Hospitals. St. Louis offers excellent centers for the referral of tertiary patients, as well as a wealth of educational opportunities for continuing education classes or the pursuit of a formal degree.
Anderson hospital makes a difference in our surrounding communities, working in collaboration with local communities to promote wellness by offering educational programs on disease management, health screenings, health fairs, and support groups. In addition, Anderson Hospital collaborates with local universities and colleges to offer clinical rotations in a variety of patient care areas.
Anderson Hospital is committed to improving the knowledge and expertise of its staff through continuing education.
Anderson Hospital offers a competitive wage and benefits program including health, life, dental insurance, PTO plan and a 403(b) plan.

Anderson Hospital

812 State Route 162 Suite 120
Maryville , IL