Job: Physician Assistant, Emergency Department, Full Time

Title Physician Assistant, Emergency Department, Full Time
Date Posted October 2, 2017
Company Nemours duPont Pediatrics at Bryn Mawr Hospital
Specialty Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Job Information

As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.

Nemours is seeking a Physician Assistant, ED to join our team in Bryn Mawr, PA.

This full-time Physician Assistant reports to and functions directly under the supervision of the attending physician on the Pediatric Service in the Bryn Mawr Hospital Emergency Department. The Physician Assistant will perform direct patient care under the direction of the attending physicians with clinical practice in pediatrics and emergency medicine. The Physician Assistant must be able to work independently and as part of multidisciplinary team.

As the birthplace of the Nemours healthcare system, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, honors our legacy of delivering exceptional care to the children of the Delaware Valley and beyond. Ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and honored with the ANCC’s Magnet® Designation for excellence in nursing practice, we offer intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. Nemours duPont Pediatrics allows us to reach more children across the region through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems. Nemours collaborates with Bryn Mawr Hospital and the Main Line Health System to provide a robust, community-based pediatric program in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. Bryn Mawr Hospital is ranked 6th-best hospital in the Philadelphia region and the 12th-best hospital in the state of Pennsylvania. The Emergency Department cares for over 12,000 children annually and is supported by a 14-bed pediatric unit.

Requirements:
• Graduate of a Physician Assistant program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation.
• Current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
• Clear and active license as a Physician Assistant in the state of Pennsylvania.
• Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies.
• Current certification in BCLS, PALS and ACLS.
• Minimum of 2 years of Physician Assistant experience, preferably in Pediatrics. Other job experience may not be substituted for this requirement.
• Experience in Pediatric Emergency Medicine or Emergency Medicine preferred.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.

For more information and to apply online, please visit https://nemours.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/careers_at_nemours/job/Bryn-Mawr-PA/Physician-Assistant–ED_21785-1

Address 2200 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803
Employment Full Time
Contact Name Kristyn Berger
Contact email Kristyn.Berger@nemours.org
Contact Phone (302) 6514875