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Physician Assistants

Provide healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician.

Salary Breakdown

Physician Assistants

Average

$89,350

ANNUAL

$42.96

HOURLY

Entry Level

$78,780

ANNUAL

$37.87

HOURLY

Mid Level

$94,950

ANNUAL

$45.65

HOURLY

Expert Level

$111,120

ANNUAL

$53.42

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Physician Assistants

44

Current Available Jobs

3,000

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Physician Assistants

Degree Recommendations


 Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)

 Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)




Top Expected Tasks

Physician Assistants


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Physician Assistants

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Biology

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

KNOWLEDGE

Therapy and Counseling

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

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Oral Expression

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Deductive Reasoning

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Inductive Reasoning

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Written Comprehension


Job Opportunities

Physician Assistants

  • Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant
    Tenet Healthcare    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 7 hours    

    Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant - 2205029641

    Description :
    Summary
    Under the direction of a physician, provides direct patient care including gathering detailed history and performing physical exams.
    Performs or orders tests and interprets results.
    Administers therapeutic procedures as directed.
    Instructs on care and maintains written charts and records on patients.
    Maintains appropriate manual and electronic records (EMR).

    Responsibilities

    * Per collaborative agreement

    Qualifications :
    Education
    Required:Graduate of Accredited PA program
    Certifications
    Required:PA licensure; BLS; DEA eligible

    Job : Nursing

    Primary Location : AZ-Phoenix

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    Hospital/Facility : Abrazo Medical Group

    Job Type: : Full-time

    Shift Type: : Days

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    Req ID: 2205029641


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Physician Assistant Carondelet Ortho
    Tenet Healthcare    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 7 hours    

    Physician Assistant Carondelet Ortho - 2205029792

    Description :
    Summary
    Under the direction of a physician, provides direct patient care including gathering detailed history and performing physical exams.
    Performs or orders tests and interprets results.
    Administers therapeutic procedures as directed.
    Instructs on care and maintains written charts and records on patients.
    Maintains appropriate manual and electronic records (EMR).

    Responsibilities

    * Per collaborative agreement

    Qualifications :
    Education
    Required:Graduate of Accredited PA program
    Certifications
    Required:PA licensure; BLS; DEA eligible

    Job : Nursing

    Primary Location : AZ-Tucson

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    Hospital/Facility : Tucson Physician Group Holdings

    Job Type: : Full-time

    Shift Type: : Days

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    Req ID: 2205029792


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Nurse Practitioner OR Physician Assistant
    PPD    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 7 hours    

    *Summarized Purpose: *

    Serves as a Sub-Investigator for particular protocols and supports Principal Investigator in the medical oversight for the study. Provides scientific and medical insight for protocols. Researches compounds being considered by the clinic for subject safety. Evaluates and signs off on medical data collected. Fosters relationships with clients and supports operational and business development staff. Direct patient interaction.

    *Essential Functions:*

    • Clinical patient skills

    Reviews protocols for scientific, logistical and safety feasibility.
    • Conducts specific roles and responsibilities as per the protocol and delegation of authority document and ensures the conduct of the trial is conducted under the requirements relating to obtaining informed consent and IRB approval of the protocol.
    • Reviews and signs-off on regulatory information pertaining to study assignments as applicable to Sub-Investigator.
    • Researches compounds being considered by the clinic for subject safety.
    • Attends internal meetings related to logistics, training and protocol and client meetings to discuss scientific and medical oversight of a particular protocol or the clinic in general.
    • Attends internal/external training related to licensure and medical malpractice requirements and trains staff on new procedures and processes.
    • Reviews and consults with clients on new or ongoing projects within the clinic and with the Investigator group on scheduling and study assignments.
    • Travels with operational or Business Development staff, attends conferences and prepares and/or reviews posters, scientific papers and publications related to protocols conducted in the Early Phase Clinical Research Unit.

    #LI-JD1

    *Education and Experience: *

    * Master's Degree in Nursing OR Physician Assistant studies
    * Nursing license or Physician Assistant license in the state of Arizona
    * Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 4 years).
    * In some cases an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.

    Qualifications - External

    * Strong clinical skills
    * Knowledge of important regulatory considerations
    * Proven ability to assess the safety and tolerability of different classes of drugs
    * Demonstrated ability to work independently, analyze and work with attention to detail, process and prioritize sensitive complex information and problem solve
    * Advanced analytical ability
    * Demonstrated ability to exercise discretion and sound judgement
    * Strong decision-making, negotiation and influencing skills
    * Excellent communication skills and English fluency
    * Excellent organizational skills and detail-orientated leadership approach
    * Flexibility to travel domestically and internationally
    * Proficiency in basic computer applications
    * Strong ability to work in a team environment

    *Working Conditions and Environment:*

    As a condition of employment with PPD, in this role, you must have received your Covid-19 vaccine and you must disclose proof of your vaccination status upon employment.

    * Work is performed in an office environment with exposure to electrical office equipment.
    * Occasional drives to site locations with occasional travel both domestic and international.
    * Occasional on-call coverage required.

    *Physical Requirements: *

    * Frequently stationary for 6-8 hours per day.
    * Repetitive hand movement of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists.
    * Frequent mobility required.
    * Occasional crouching, stooping, bending and twisting of upper body and neck.
    * Light to moderate lifting and carrying (or otherwise moves) objects including luggage and laptop computer with a maximum lift of 15-20 lbs.
    * Ability to access and use a variety of computer software developed both in-house and off-the-shelf.
    * Ability to communicate information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
    * Frequently interacts with others to obtain or relate information to diverse groups.
    * Works independently with little guidance or reliance on oral or written instructions and plans work schedules to meet goals.
    * Requires multiple periods of intense concentration.
    * Performs a wide range of variable tasks as dictated by variable demands and changing conditions with little predictability as to the occurrence.
    * Ability to perform under stress.
    * Ability to multi-task.
    * Regular and consistent attendance.

    **Job:** **Clinical Research Sites*

    **Organization:** **US AES BU*

    **Title:** *Nurse Practitioner OR Physician Assistant*

    **Location:** *AZ-Phoenix-Central Phoenix Medical Clinic*

    **Requisition ID:** *220355*

    PPD is an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength fosters and environment of mutual respect. PPD provides equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or other status within any other protected group


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Neurosurgery Physician Assistant - Tucson, AZ
    Carondelet Medical Group    Tucson, AZ 85701
     Posted 2 days    

    <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><u><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Position Summary</span></span></span></u></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Works with the endovascular & cerebrovascular neurosurgical team in the clinical assessment and management of the inpatient and clinic neurosurgical patient by utilizing medical theory and advanced medical skills and within the scope of licensure by the State of Arizona. Order, interpret and document test and communicate results to the team. Prescribe medications and make recommendations for treatment. Assists the endovascular & cerebrovascular neurosurgical team to develop programs as needed.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><u><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Position Competencies</span></span></span></u></span></span></span></p>

    <ol>
    <li style="margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> Works with the endovascular & cerebrovascular neurosurgical team and medical staff to high quality patient care, follow-up and education to improve the quality of life and survival rate of our patients.</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:48px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>

    <ol start="2">
    <li style="margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> Participates as a team member in the inpatient and outpatient setting and serves as a resource to other colleagues on clinical practice, medical and health care issues</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:48px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>

    <ol start="3">
    <li style="margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">First assisting in IR and in surgery on all neurosurgical procedures. Must have First Assist Certification prior to employment.</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:48px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>

    <ol start="4">
    <li style="margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Hospital rounds on a daily basis including writing orders, progress notes and dictating discharge summaries.</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:48px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>

    <ol start="5">
    <li style="margin-bottom:11px; margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Plans and provides comprehensive care of the neurosurgical patient in the outpatient and throughout all phases of hospitalization, in the emergency center, medical ward, intensive care unit and rehabilitation in collaboration with other providers and members of the health care team.</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Performs assessment of the health status of the neurosurgical patient including:</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Obtains a relevant health and medical history</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Performs physical examinations based on age and history as well as interpretation of lab results</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Identifies medical health risks and needs</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assesses educational needs</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Formulates the appropriate differential diagnosis based on the history, physical examination and clinical findings</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Updates the attending neurosurgeon and other team members as needed</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Orders appropriate diagnostic tests and accurately interprets the findings.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Identifies and prescribes appropriate pharmacological agents and non-pharmacologic therapies</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Makes appropriate referrals to other health professionals</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:192px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Other duties as required and within the scope of practice under the Arizona Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <ol start="6">
    <li style="margin-bottom:11px; margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> Performs accurate documentation of patient status in the medical record and communicates effectively with other team members</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Establishes and implements appropriate plans of care based on scientific principles, clinical findings, theoretical knowledge, patient demographics and patient and community support systems and resources.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Effectively communicates with referring physician, primary care providers and members of the health care team.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Accurately documents patient status in the medical record and communicates effectively.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assesses educational needs of patients, family members and caregivers</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>

    <ol start="7">
    <li style="margin-bottom:11px; margin-left:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assesses educational needs of self, patients, family members and caregivers</span></span></span></span></span></span></li>
    </ol>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Provides relevant patient, family and caregiver education.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintains current knowledge by attending educational programs</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintains licenses and certifications in compliance with current state, federal and national law.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-left:144px; text-indent:-.5in; margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Responds efficiently and effectively to phone calls from patients and patient�s family members, physicians, and members of the health care team.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p>

    <p style="margin-bottom:11px;font-family: Arial;"> </p>
    <br><br><b>Qualifications:</b><br><h2>Education</h2><p><strong>Required: </strong>Graduate of Accredited PA program</p><h2>Certifications</h2><p><strong>Required: </strong>PA licensure; BLS; DEA eligible</p><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Job: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Physician</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Primary Location: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Tucson, Arizona</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Facility: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Tucson Physician Group Holdings</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Job Type: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Full-time</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Shift Type: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Days</span>
    </div><br /><p>Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant�s or employee�s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.</p>


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Neurosurgery Physician Assistant for Growing Practice - Phoenix
    Abrazo Medical Group    Phoenix, AZ 85001
     Posted 2 days    

    <h2>Summary</h2><p>Under the direction of a physician, provides direct patient care including gathering detailed history and performing physical exams.<br />Performs or orders tests and interprets results.<br />Administers therapeutic procedures as directed.<br />Instructs on care and maintains written charts and records on patients.<br />Maintains appropriate manual and electronic records (EMR).<br /></p><h2>Responsibilities</h2><ul><li>Per collaborative agreement</li></ul><br><br><b>Qualifications:</b><br><h2>Education</h2><p><strong>Required: </strong>Graduate of Accredited PA program</p><h2>Certifications</h2><p><strong>Required: </strong>PA licensure; BLS; DEA eligible</p><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Job: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Physician Assistant</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Primary Location: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Phoenix, Arizona</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Facility: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Abrazo Medical Group</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Job Type: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Full-time</span>
    </div><div style="margin: 3px 0px; text-indent: 0px;">
    <span style="text-transform: uppercase; font-weight: bold; display: inline-block;">Shift Type: </span>
    <span style="text-transform: capitalize; text-indent: 0px; font-weight: normal; display: inline;">Days</span>
    </div><br /><p>Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant�s or employee�s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.</p>


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology
    Mayo Clinic    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted 4 days    

    **Why Mayo Clinic**

    Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2022-2023), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.

    Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits (https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/benefits/) . Eligibility may vary.

    **Position description**

    The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is looking for an compassionate, patient-centered Advanced Practice Provider (either a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to care for ambulatory patients supporting Pancreas and Therapeutic Endoscopy care teams. This vital member of the care team will work independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals to meet the needs of patients with gastrointestinal symptoms.

    The Advanced Practice Provider delivers specialty-specific care to individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion, symptom management and disease prevention. This individual provides care, focusing on the patient as a whole person. The provision of care includes, but is not limited to: comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacological agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies. Teaching and counseling individuals, families, and groups are an important part of the practice. This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required.

    The Advanced Practice Provider demonstrates leadership through involvement on committees and team projects, education, and research and actively seeks to improve the practice through performance improvement initiatives. The Advanced Practice Provider is active in professional organizations and participates in community activities.

    **Qualifications**

    **New Grads will not be considered at this time.**

    Nurse Practitioner:

    + Must be a graduate of an accredited university.

    + Master of Science in Nursing required.

    + Must be licensed or eligible to practice as an CNP in the State of Arizona.

    + Must have national certification.

    Physician Assistant:

    + Must be a graduate of an accredited university.

    + NCCPA certification required.

    + Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Arizona.

    **Additional qualifications**

    + **Two or more years in a Gastroenterology practice with experience caring for patients with pancreas and advanced therapeutic endoscopy needs preferred.**

    + Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills required.

    + Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting required

    + Demonstrated leadership ability including mentorship, teaching and quality improvement desired.

    + Strong computer skills in an Electronic Medical Record preferred.

    **License or certification**

    + Current RN licensure from Arizona, or valid compact state license with Arizona license obtained within 90 days of start date, Advanced Practice Certificate, and Prescribing and Dispensing Certificate in Arizona.

    + Certification as nurse practitioner or physician assistant by an approved certifying organization.

    + Basic Life Support (BLS) certification must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained.

    + Must provide evidence of application for DEA certificate upon hire, obtain DEA certificate within 90 days of hire, and maintain certificate thereafter.

    **Exemption status**

    Exempt

    **Compensation Detail**

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

    **Benefits eligible**

    Yes

    **Schedule**

    Full Time

    **Hours / Pay period**

    80

    **Schedule details**

    Flexible options:

    + Five 8-hour clinical days (usually 8a-5p) or Four 10-hour clinical days (usually 7a-6p)

    + Start times 6a-9a acceptable depending on candidate's choice

    + Friday required, but other three are candidate's choice if choosing a four-day work week

    **Weekend schedule**

    none

    **International Assignment**

    No

    **Site description**

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

    **Recruiter**

    Latasha Perkins

    **EOE**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    **Equal opportunity**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Hematology
    Mayo Clinic    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    **Why Mayo Clinic**

    Imagine yourself in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll work alongside world-renowned experts, learn new things every day, treat conditions that few medical professionals ever encounter, and have a vast range of career paths to choose from. Now imagine that in addition to all this, you have the chance to change lives every day. That’s what it means to be a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant at Mayo Clinic.

    Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2022-2023), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.

    Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits (https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/benefits/) . Eligibility may vary.

    _During the selection process, you may participate in an OnDemand (pre-recorded) interview that you can complete at your convenience. During the OnDemand interview, a question will appear on your screen, and you will have time to consider each question before responding. You will have the opportunity to re-record your answer to each question - Mayo Clinic will only see the final recording. The complete interview will be reviewed by a Mayo Clinic staff member and you will be notified of next steps._

    **Position description**

    **Mayo Clinic Arizona has an exciting opportunity to work with a premier team within the Department of Hematology. This position will be serving the Outpatient Multiple Myeloma population.**

    The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant has advanced health assessment and decision-making skills, prepared through a formal educational program that meets criteria established by the profession. Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants are certified by examination of an approved certifying body.

    This individual works in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals to provide health care across the continuum of care for assigned patients. Provides primary health care and/or specialty-specific care to individuals and families. The provision of care includes, but is not limited to: comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacological agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies. Nurse Practitioners: Teaching and counseling individuals, families, and groups are an important part of the Nurse Practitioner's practice. Physician Assistants: Monitors the effectiveness of the therapeutic interventions. Makes appropriate referrals. Performs minor procedures as approved by the AZ Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants.

    This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required. The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant demonstrates leadership through involvement on committees and team projects, education, and research and actively seeks to improve the practice through performance improvement initiatives. Active in professional organizations and participates in community activities. The American Nurses Association (ANA) Nursing: Scope and Standards of Advanced Practice Registered Nursing, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, Rules of the Arizona State Board of Nursing are the basis for practice.

    **Qualifications**

    Nurse Practitioner:

    + Must be a graduate of an accredited university.

    + Must be licensed or eligible to practice as an CNP in the State of Arizona. Must have national certification.

    Physician Assistant:

    + Must be a graduate of an accredited university.

    + NCCPA certification required.

    + Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Arizona.

    **Additional qualifications**

    + **1-3 years Hematology experience preferred, specifically in Multiple Myeloma.**

    + **Eligible candidates are either Physician Assistants or Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner / Adult Nurse Practitioner / Family Nurse Practitioner**

    + Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills.

    + Demonstrated leadership ability.

    + Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient and staff needs.

    + Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.

    + Strong computer skills in an Electronic Medical Record preferred.

    **License or certification**

    + Must have Arizona licensure as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant under the supervision of a Mayo Clinic physician upon hire.

    + Maintains prescribing and dispensing privileges in Arizona.

    + Must provide evidence of application for DEA certificate upon hire, obtain DEA certificate within 90 days of hire, and maintain certificate thereafter unless waived by department/division.

    + Basic Life Support certification and ACLS is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date. Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) and ACLS competency. American Heart Association and Red Cross are acceptable.

    **Exemption status**

    Exempt

    **Compensation Detail**

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

    **Benefits eligible**

    Yes

    **Schedule**

    Full Time

    **Hours / Pay period**

    80

    **Schedule details**

    Monday through Friday

    **Weekend schedule**

    No weekends

    **International Assignment**

    No

    **Site description**

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

    **Recruiter**

    Latasha Perkins

    **EOE**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    **Equal opportunity**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Physician Assistant, Nurse Practitioner - Tucson, AZ
    UnitedHealth Group    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 5 days    

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing **your life's best work.(sm)**

    **OptumCare** network, is seeking for a **Full-time Primary Care - Advanced Practice Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner** **to join our team in Tucson, AZ** .

    Our goal as an organization is to transform healthcare nationally, while providing Physician-led care locally. Our distinctive culture and set of capabilities enable independent physicians to succeed in value-based models of care and fulfill the Quadruple Aim of high-quality, high-value services and outstanding patient and provider experience. Optum strives to be the partner of choice for patients, providers, employers, health systems and health plans.

    **Position Highlights:**

    + Provide a full range of primary care led services, while practicing at the peak of your license

    + Work in an integrated and coordinate manner with medical specialist to coordinate patient care

    + We promote a culture of clinical innovation and transformation all while providing evidence based medicine

    + Ensuring the patient is receiving the right care, at the right time, in the right location

    As an Employer of choice we offer a full comprehensive range of benefits and attractive compensation package:

    + Med/Den/Vis, STD, LTD, 401k with match

    + Professional Liability and Tail Coverage

    + Stock Purchase Option/Executive Savings Plan

    You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

    **Required Qualifications:**

    + Active unrestricted PA / NP license in AZ

    + Prescribing authority or ability to obtain prior to employment

    + DEA license or ability to obtain prior to employment

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance

    _To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment._

    **Careers with Optum.** Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do **your life's best work.(sm)**

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law._

    _UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment._


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Physician Assistant Gastroenterology Osborn
    HonorHealth    SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85258
     Posted 5 days    

    Overview Looking to be part of something more meaningful? At HonorHealth, you’ll be part of a team, creating a multi-dimensional care experience for our patients. You’ll have opportunities to make a difference. From our Ambassador Movement to our robust training and development programs, you can select where and how you want to make an impact. HonorHealth offers a diverse benefits portfolio for our full-time and part-time team members designed to help you and your family live your best lives. Visit honorhealth.com/benefits to learn more. Join us. Let’s go beyond expectations and transform healthcare together. HonorHealth is a non-profit, local community healthcare system serving an area of 1.6 million people in the greater Phoenix area. The network encompasses six acute-care hospitals, an extensive medical group, outpatient surgery centers, a cancer care network, clinical research, medical education, a foundation, and community services with approximately 13,100 team members, 3,500 affiliated providers and nearly 700 volunteers. HonorHealth was formed by a merger between Scottsdale Healthcare and John C. Lincoln Health Network. HonorHealth’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of those we serve. As a community healthcare system, we have a unique responsibility to keep our facilities as safe as possible to protect our patients and team members. With this in mind, we require all new hires to have received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine before their start date and be scheduled for their second dose. New hires who choose to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccine only need one dose to fulfill this requirement. Reasonable accommodations will be considered. Please note – this organization is a tobacco free campus. In order to be an eligible candidate you will need to test negative on a tobacco (cotinine) test during prescreening. If you test positive you will be unable to reapply for 30 days. If you test positive a second time you will ineligible to reapply for 1 year. Responsibilities Job Summary Provides patient services under supervision of a physician. Elicits detailed patient histories, performs physical examinations, gives treatment, prescribes certain drugs and counsels patients on health problems. May suture minor wounds, assist in surgery, apply and remove cast and traction apparatus and performs other therapeutic procedures. Adhere to the organization's credentials Allied Health scope of practice. Percentage of time spent performing duties varies according to physician and office needs. Identifies short-term and long range patient care issues that must be addressed; provides information and commentary on patient condition to physician and makes recommendations. Implements recommendations as approved. Interviews patients, performs physical examinations, and obtains information about and updates medical histories. Administers or orders diagnostics tests such as x-rays, EKG’s, and laboratory studies. Interprets test results. Administers injections and immunizations. May suture or otherwise manage wounds and infections. Collaborates with other departments and outside businesses to ensure ongoing continuity of care. Demonstrates understanding of ICA statutes in all communication. Educates related to Federal and state regulatory guidelines and ICA statutes, and OSHA medical surveillance components to ensure compliance with all policies and regulatory programs. Remains current on existing and new clinical practices, legislation, and the dynamics of patient management plans. Qualifications Education Other National Certification as Physician Assistant, AZ State Licensure as Physician Assistant, Graduation from AMA accredited school for Physician Assistants Required Experience Required Licenses and Certifications National Certification as Physician Assistant Required Clinical Other\PA - Physician Assistant Arizona Licensure Required Fingerprint Clearance Card - State Have a current Fingerprint Clearance card, or within seven (7) working days after employment shall apply and be eligible for a Fingerprint Clearance Card (Pediatric Behavioral Health Sites ONLY) Required Basic Life Support (BLS) BLS Required


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Physician Assistant Spine Care Tatum
    HonorHealth    PHOENIX, AZ 85067
     Posted 5 days    

    Overview Team-Based Care PA Looking to be part of something more meaningful? At HonorHealth, you’ll be part of a team, creating a multi-dimensional care experience for our patients. You’ll have opportunities to make a difference. From our Ambassador Movement to our robust training and development programs, you can select where and how you want to make an impact. HonorHealth offers a diverse benefits portfolio for our full-time and part-time team members designed to help you and your family live your best lives. Visit honorhealth.com/benefits to learn more. Join us. Let’s go beyond expectations and transform healthcare together. HonorHealth is a non-profit, local community healthcare system serving an area of 1.6 million people in the greater Phoenix area. The network encompasses six acute-care hospitals, an extensive medical group, outpatient surgery centers, a cancer care network, clinical research, medical education, a foundation, and community services with approximately 13,100 team members, 3,500 affiliated providers and nearly 700 volunteers. HonorHealth was formed by a merger between Scottsdale Healthcare and John C. Lincoln Health Network. HonorHealth’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of those we serve. As a community healthcare system, we have a unique responsibility to keep our facilities as safe as possible to protect our patients and team members. With this in mind, we require all new hires to have received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine before their start date and be scheduled for their second dose. New hires who choose to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccine only need one dose to fulfill this requirement. Reasonable accommodations will be considered. Please note – this organization is a tobacco free campus. In order to be an eligible candidate you will need to test negative on a tobacco (cotinine) test during prescreening. If you test positive you will be unable to reapply for 30 days. If you test positive a second time you will ineligible to reapply for 1 year. Responsibilities Job Summary Provides patient services under supervision of a physician. Elicits detailed patient histories, performs physical examinations, gives treatment, prescribes certain drugs and counsels patients on health problems. May suture minor wounds, assist in surgery, apply and remove cast and traction apparatus and performs other therapeutic procedures. Adhere to the organization's credentials Allied Health scope of practice. Percentage of time spent performing duties varies according to physician and office needs. Identifies short-term and long range patient care issues that must be addressed; provides information and commentary on patient condition to physician and makes recommendations. Implements recommendations as approved. Interviews patients, performs physical examinations, and obtains information about and updates medical histories. Administers or orders diagnostics tests such as x-rays, EKG’s, and laboratory studies. Interprets test results. Administers injections and immunizations. May suture or otherwise manage wounds and infections. Collaborates with other departments and outside businesses to ensure ongoing continuity of care. Demonstrates understanding of ICA statutes in all communication. Educates related to Federal and state regulatory guidelines and ICA statutes, and OSHA medical surveillance components to ensure compliance with all policies and regulatory programs. Remains current on existing and new clinical practices, legislation, and the dynamics of patient management plans. Qualifications Education Other National Certification as Physician Assistant, AZ State Licensure as Physician Assistant, Graduation from AMA accredited school for Physician Assistants Required Experience Required Licenses and Certifications National Certification as Physician Assistant Required Clinical Other\PA - Physician Assistant Arizona Licensure Required Fingerprint Clearance Card - State Have a current Fingerprint Clearance card, or within seven (7) working days after employment shall apply and be eligible for a Fingerprint Clearance Card (Pediatric Behavioral Health Sites ONLY) Required Basic Life Support (BLS) BLS Required


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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