Physician Assistant - General Practice

Champlin, MN

Specialty General Practice
Profession Physician Assistant

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Date Posted:

July 18, 2023


62799915 Penny George Institute for Health and Healing North


Day (United States of America)

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Job Summary:

Provides help with all aspects of patient care, including diagnosis, treatments and consultations as part of a physician/nurse team. Works in outpatient situations and can perform independently or as part of a treatment team. Serves as an educator, case manager, consultant to staff and multidisciplinary health care team.

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Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Provides clinical care for patients
    • Completes comprehensive patient assessments.
    • Determines diagnosis and treatment of illness.
    • Orders and interprets medical diagnostics in tandem with attending physician.
    • Prescribes medications, treatments, therapy and medical equipment.
    • Conducts patient education when working to manage chronic illness or wellness care.
    • Refers for specialty care when determined.
    • Consults with physician when patient needs outside of Nurse Practitioner scope of practice, diagnosis or treatment plan is unclear.
  • Participates in health care team
    • Promotes communication within the team and other interdisciplinary health care staff.
    • Acts as resource to members of the team.
    • Works with primary care team for program development.
    • Acts as liaison with outside agencies as needed.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years experience as an Integrative Medicine Provider or in the process of completing certification in Integrative/Functional Medicine.
  • 2 years minimum experience post Nurse Practitioner training.
  • Experience in providing integrative medicine consultations strongly preferred
  • Licensed Registered Nurse - MN Board of Nursing required upon hire and
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner - ANCC - American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) required certification within specialty upon hire and
  • ACLS-BLS Tier 2 - Multisource required within 180 Days and
  • Drug Enforcement Administration upon hire required
  • Valid MN Driver's License for those working in Complex Care for Seniors, Community Palliative Care and Hospice upon hire required

Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently