Physician Assistant

2000711-3

Avera Medical Group Radiation Oncology Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls, SD

Radiation Onc

Full Time

Day Shift

Monday-Friday; 80hrs/2wks

This position will support Yankton, SD. or Mitchell, SD.

 

SUMMARY: The employee in this position assumes responsibility for the provision of health care, medical management, and education of patients. He/She will work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals at the Avera Cancer Institute in Yankton and Mitchell within the Radiation Oncology department.  The responsibilities of this position will include evaluation of the patient's health care during active treatment, intervening and treating conditions resulting from radiation therapy, and meeting with patients during their follow up visits to Avera Radiation Oncology. He/She will also be collaborating with the physicians, advance practice providers and staff in medical oncology for cross coverage when needed.  Physician Assistants practice under the rules and regulations for Physician Assistants in the state in which they work.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·        Bachelor or Master's Degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program is required.

·        Experience in Oncology is preferred but not required

 

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS: 

·        Licensure as a Physician Assistant and ability to practice in the state of South Dakota required. 

·        Federal and State DEA certification is required for South Dakota. 

·        National Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) required.

·        This position requires a valid driver's license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.

 

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