- Penn State Health
- $216,800.00 -216,800.00/year*
Healthcare - Physician
500 Homestead Ln
**Penn State Health Milton S\\. Hershey Medical Center**
**Work Type:** Full Time
**Hours:** 8am \\- 5pm No weekends and No call
**Recruiter:** Please contact Esther Zechman at ezechman@pennstatehealth\\.psu\\.edu for additional information
Palliative Medicine at **Penn State Health Milton S\\. Hershey Medical Center** , Penn State College of Medicine \\(Hershey, PA\\) seeks a Palliative Care Physician Assistant\\. The successful candidate will join a well\\-established inpatient interdisciplinary consult team, with optional outpatient opportunities\\. The team enjoys flexible scheduling, strong institutional relationships and opportunities for continued growth\\. Collaborating physicians are board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine\\.
Responsible for assisting physicians in the medical care and management of patients, performing such functions as making rounds, physical examinations, and other patient examinations, injections, care of wounds, arranging for patient referrals\\.
You will provide inpatient consultation including symptom management and establishing goals of care
Opportunities for inter\\-professional teaching and learning
Graduate of an AMA approved Physician Assistant Program or baccalaureate or higher degree program that meets licensure requirements in the State of Pennsylvania required
National Certification in Pennsylvania or in another State with reciprocity and licensure to practice in Pennsylvania required
Experience caring for adults with serious illness preferred
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position\\. All individuals \\(including current employees\\) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities\\.
_Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status\\. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717\\-531\\-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth\\.psu\\.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance\\._
**Union:** Non Bargained
Associated topics: assistant, assistant cvor, assistant psych, assistant surgery, assistant surgical, clinic, diagnostic, physician assistant, practice physician, walk in
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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