Physician Assistant II - Urology
Company: Kaiser Permanente
Posted on: November 19, 2023
At Kaiser Permanente, our focus on total health allows us to
work as one. As one team driven by talented, passionate health care
professionals. One community focused on making healthy choices. One
organization using the latest innovations and most advanced care to
serve 12.5 million people across the country. If you're looking for
an opportunity to make a real difference in each member's mind,
body, and spirit, join us at the heart of health care.Physician
Assistant II - UrologyFontana, CaliforniaPhysician Assistants (PA)
provide health care services to patients who may have acute
episodic conditions or chronic problems, as well as those seeking
health evaluation, preventive care and/or education and counseling.
Under physician supervision, PAs provide care in areas within KP in
primary care or specialty departments consistent with their
educational preparation following the Regional Practice Guidelines
and Protocols for Ambulatory and Hospital-Based Practice. They
perform complete physical examinations, including ordering,
interpreting and evaluating diagnostic tests and examinations.
Assume on-going responsibility for each patient from discovery of
the disorder to recovery. Diagnose and treat both chronic and
episodic disorders including complications of otherwise normal
processes. Establish and document the health care plan and
diagnosis, maintain records of each case that are sufficiently
complete for any physician reviewing them to evaluate the
effectiveness of the plan. Consistently demonstrates the knowledge,
skills, abilities and behaviors necessary to provide superior and
culturally sensitive service to each other, to our members and to
customers, contracted providers and vendors. Functions in an
expanded role to regularly provide primary, acute or emergency care
to patients with complicated medical or surgical conditions which
requires an intensive level of care and advanced certification in a
specialty area (e.g., neonatal, intensive care, emergency medicine,
operating room, etc.). A formal internship and/or equivalent
on-the-job training in the specialty area are also
- Collect subjective data (obtain history).
- Collect objective data (perform a physical exam).
- Develop an assessment (diagnosis).
- Develop and implement a management plan.
- Facilitate the referral of patients to the appropriate health
facilities, agencies and resources within the community.
- Order pharmacologic interventions.
- Develop and implement an educational plan.
- Plan for appropriate follow-up care.
- Manages the care of patients with complicated medical or
- Consistently supports compliance and the Principles of
Responsibility (Kaiser Permanente's Code of Conduct) by maintaining
the privacy and confidentiality of information, protecting the
assets of the organization, acting with ethics and integrity,
reporting non-compliance, and adhering to applicable federal, state
and local laws and regulations, accreditation and licenser
requirements (if applicable), and Kaiser Permanente's policies and
- Minimum one (1) year experience as Physician
- Graduate of an approved Physician Assistant ProgramLicense,
- Current California Physician Assistant License
- Maintain current National Commission on Certification of
Physician Assistants (must be obtained from NCCPA for initial state
- Current BLS from the American Heart Association
- National Provider Identification Number (NPI).
- Current DEA Registration Number.Preferred Qualifications:
- Surgical experience as first/second assist.
- Robotic and/or laparoscopic surgery experience.Notes:
- This position is not a training position. For immediate
consideration, please visit for complete qualifications and job
submission details, referencing job number 1222510.Kaiser
Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse
and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital
status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity,
veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing
characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected
status.External hires must pass a background check/drug screen.
Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be
considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and
state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but
not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance
Ordinances.This position supports Kaiser Permanente's code of
conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations,
accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and
procedures.kp.org/careersKAISER PERMANENTEDiscover what it's like
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