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Physician Assistant, Emergency (Temporary Full Time - 2 Years)


Job Summary 

As a PA at the WRH Ouellette ED you will become an integral part of one of the best emergency department teams in Ontario. Windsor Regional Hospital is a large acute care community hospital with a high percentage of tertiary services. Our major programs at the Ouellette Campus provide the regional services in trauma, renal dialysis, neurosurgery, neurology, cardiac catheterization / angioplasty, interventional radiology and adult acute psychiatry. The annual ED volume of combined pediatric and adult visits is 60,000.

Benefits of working at the WRH Ouellette ED include:

  • Able to practice full range of medical care within scope of PA training from McMaster / University of Toronto program in an emergency department setting
  • Reimbursement of Moving Expenses
  • ED PA Signing Bonus
  • Funding assistance to attend annual physician assistant continuing education
  • Educational sessions & monthly journal club on topics related to emergency medicine
  • Well trained and supportive physician and nursing staff familiar with physician assistants in Emergency setting
  • The WRH Emergency Physician group at the Ouellette campus has been involved in the clinical teaching program for physician assistant students from McMaster and U of T since inception of their programs & the Canadian military PA program since 2002
  • Physician Assistants currently employed in our emergency department since 2009

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a Physician Assistant Program (Canadian/US) or equivalent.
  • Certified by the Physician Assistant Certification Council of Canada
  • Eligible to work in Canada/Ontario
  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively and with respect in an oral and written format with patients, public, colleagues and other health disciplines
  • Demonstrates ability to perform complete and appropriate clinical assessment and development of a treatment plan in accordance with medical directives
  • Demonstrates proficient and appropriate use of diagnostic and procedural skills
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrate ability to work in a collaborative care model with all members of the health care team
  • Demonstrates commitment to continuing education activities supporting ongoing professional learning
  • French Language proficiency an asset.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We thank all applicants in advance for their interests, however only those under consideration will be contacted.
 

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