Quest Diagnostics
Physician Assistant
At a glance
Location: US-OK-Oklahoma City Map
Posted: 01/27/2020
Closing: 02/26/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Quest Diagnostics
Job description

Look for more than answers. 

Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

As a Physician Assistant you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity to collaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technical knowledge. You can make a real impact in a market that is growing and developing.

This on-site position is based at our Oklahoma City, OK location.

Physician Assistant – the role:

The Physician Assistant provides bone marrow aspiration services at the request of client Oncologists; aspirations are performed to diagnose various cancers. This professional has direct contact with patients and maintains oncology business through bone marrow services.

Job responsibilities:

  • The Physician Assistant will practice medicine with supervision of an assigned Hematopathologist.

  • Formally educated to examine patients, diagnose injuries and illnesses, and provide treatment.

  • Primary function is performing bone marrow aspirations.

  • Obtain complete medical history data from patients.     

  • Organizes and present historical and physical data, together with evaluations and recommendations, to physician in such way as to permit him/her to visualize medical problem and determine appropriate diagnostics.

  • Provide follow-up and health maintenance care to patients in accordance with protocols established by physician.      

  • Instructs and counsels patients

  • Maintains complete and accurate records of contacts with patients whether in person or by telephone. 

  • Provide procedure notes to complete medical record in accordance with regulation.

  • Provide billing information for completed procedures as necessary.

  • Will provide procedure note to complete medical record in accordance with regulation.

  • Will provide billing information for competed procedures as necessary.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.    

To qualify, the ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Master’s Degree

  • Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited Physician Assistant Program.    

  • Must be certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

  • Physician Assistant License - temporary acceptable for new graduates until permanent license is issued upon receipt of passing Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination Scores (within one year of hire).   

  • 5+ years work experience with bone marrow aspiration experience preferred.

  • Strong organizational skills.  Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Apply Today

Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

Your Quest career. Seek it out.

All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship. 


 

Physician Assistant