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Exciting Physician Assistant Position in Central South Carolina!

We are seeking a dedicated and skilled Physician Assistant to join our dynamic practice, SC ENT, Allergy and Sleep Medicine. This role includes comprehensive responsibilities in case management and patient communication, supporting our commitment to deliver high-quality patient care. The Physician Assistant/NP will work under moderate supervision and is essential in creating favorable impressions with patients through exceptional service and clinical care. The primary responsibilities will involve evaluating patients primarily for follow-up visits, with a focus on the respiratory tract and skin.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Patient Evaluation: Conduct brief histories of the chief complaint or inquire about the interval history since the last appointment for follow-up patients.
  • Physical Examinations: Perform detailed physical examinations focusing on the nose, ears, throat, respiratory tract, and skin.
  • Clinical Assessment: Provide a clinical assessment including differential diagnosis where indicated. Develop and document treatment plans tailored to each patient, ensuring clear communication.
  • Consultation: In complex cases, promptly consult with clinic physicians either directly or by phone. Mandatory consultation is required in difficult cases to ensure the highest standards of care.
  • Prescription Authority: With appropriate prescriptive authority, prescribe medications such as antihistamines, decongestants, mucolytics, bronchodilators, inhaled and oral steroids, and antibiotics.
  • Management of Reactions: Assist in the management and treatment of reactions secondary to immunotherapy, seeking immediate consultation with a clinic physician when reactions are severe.
  • Diagnostic Tests: Order and interpret specific laboratory assessments, radiology, and CT scans as appropriate to the patient’s medical condition.
  • On-Call Responsibilities: Available to take calls from home during after-office hours with physician back-up always available for consultation.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Program.
  • Current Physician Assistant license or eligible to be licensed in the state of SC.
  • Strong computer proficiency, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Eligible for hospital privileges.

Working Hours

  • The role requires traveling between multiple offices including Lugoff, Downtown, Northeast, and Sumter.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • Supportive work environment with state-of-the-art medical facilities.
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