Cook Children's Healthcare Physician Assistant, Pain Management - Specialty Clinic in Fort Worth, Texas
Physician Assistant, Pain Management - Specialty Clinic
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SUMMARY: To provide expert comprehensive advanced patient care to pain management patients primarily in the outpatient setting but may include in-patients when deemed appropriate. Autonomously performs pain management assessments of all patients. Functions as part of a multi-disciplinary pain management team, collaborating with Anesthesiologists, NPs/PAs, RNs, Physical Therapists, psychophysiologist and other pain management personnel in safely assessing and treating the patient. Will serve as the extension of the MDA. QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an approved accredited Physician Assistant program; Masters of Science as a Physician Assistant preferred. Minimum two years pediatric experience in pediatric specialty clinic or acute care setting/surgery setting preferred. Current licensure to practice as a Physician Assistant in the state of Texas. Recognition from the Texas Medical Board as a Physician Assistant. Certification as a Physician Assistant-PA-C-required. Current certification in Basic Life Support. Current certification in Pediatric Advanced Life Support required.