We are seeking a Physician Assistant. This position provides clinical and administrative activities at the PepsiCo on-site clinic in Sacramento, CA. The position reports directly to the West Coast Regional Coordinator for the PepsiCo/JHU partnership. The position also works closely with the Executive Director and Assistant Director of the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Provide on-site services forty (40) hours per week at the PepsiCo clinic in Sacramento, CA.
Triage and treat, as appropriate, minor work-related and non-work-related injuries and illnesses.
Dispense over-the-counter and prescription medications in accordance with pre-established standing orders to employees with minor work-related and non-work-related concerns (back pain, headache, pharyngitis).
Provide on-site specimen/lab collection for employees presenting lab orders from their PCP.
Perform urine drug screening and breath alcohol testing in accordance with company protocol.
Provide onsite assessment for strep pharyngitis, UTI, influenza, hyperglycemia, and hypoglycemia.
Provide support and case management for both work-related and non-work-related conditions for the purposes of reducing illness and absenteeism.
Coordinate second opinions for employees absent due to workers compensation or disability, as necessary in adherence with company protocols.
Analytical ability necessary to evaluate and determine the health status of a patient and implement proper care.
Interpersonal skills necessary to interview, teach and counsel patients and interact with clients/employers.
A comprehensive understanding of outpatient adult medicine, patient care procedures, medical protocols, and testing procedures is necessary.
Current American Heart Association or American Red Cross CPR certification required. Must maintain current licensure and certification during duration of employment.
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period. Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s). Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or clinical environment
Classified Title: Physician Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MG Starting Salary Range: $148k - $165k (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday / varying Exempt Status: Exempt Location: JHU-California Department name: SOM DOM Occupational Health Personnel area: School of Medicine
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