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Head & Neck Surgery (ENT) NP/PA opportunity in Shreveport, LA

Company: Britt Medical Search
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Otolaryngology opening in Shreveport, Louisiana. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by

Highly respected healthcare system, in the Ark-La-Tex region, has an immediate need for full time NP or PA to work in Head & Neck Surgery. Surgical experience is a plus but not required. Amicable to a new graduate. The duties would include, but not be limited to, the following:

General Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform comprehensive & problem-focused H&P's
  • Diagnose & treat illnesses & injuries
  • Orders & interprets lab & X-ray studies
  • Educates patients
  • Performs minor surgical procedures
  • Assists with call as needed (one weekend per month, 1 weekday per week)
  • Renders emergency care as needed
  • Facilitates patient referral to an appropriate health care provider or agency
  • Conducts research & drug studies as needed
  • Prescribes medication

    Hospital Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Performs 1st assist duties
    • Assists with surgical procedures
    • Conducts daily hospital rounds
    • Writes orders & progress notes
    • Performs all admission H&P's
    • Orders appropriate lab & X-ray studies
    • Performs appropriate lab & diagnostic studies
    • Evaluates & clarifies clinical conditions
    • Formulates & implements treatment & therapeutic plans for hospitalized patients
    • Handles discharge planning & dictates discharge summaries

      Office Duties & Responsibilities:

      • Sees new office patients & completes a thorough H&P
      • Presents the patient to attending surgeon(s), as needed
      • Helps to formulate treatment plans
      • Orders appropriate X-ray studies
      • Performs office procedures
      • Evaluates post-operative patients & does routine follow-up visits
      • Is available to see/evaluate patients requiring same-day office visits
      • Returns phone calls from patients as needed
      • Handles prescription refills
      • Reviews X-ray & lab reports for abnormalities
      • Evaluates, screens & educates patients on health maintenance & promotes utilization of community resources
      • Designs, conducts &/or participates in research studies, as needed
      • Manages databases, as needed
      • Performs on-going quality assurance

        Typical Duty Hours:

        • 6:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

          Employer Highlights:
          Northwest Louisiana's trusted healthcare partner. As a locally-owned and operated health system since 1924, system was built for the residents of Northwest Louisiana with the mission to continuously improve the health and well-being of the people we serve.

          Our nearly 8,000 team members live and work right here in Shreveport and Bossier City. We are grateful to have some of the most talented and compassionate doctors, nurses and caregivers to serve the people and communities we know and love. We welcome applications from qualified individuals interested in employment with our organization. Offering competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and the rewarding opportunity to be one of the nation's premier health systems.

          Area Highlights:

          • Shreveport and Bossier City are located on the Red River of the South in northwest Louisiana. With quick proximity to east Texas and southwestern Arkansas, the area is called the Ark-La-Tex. Shreveport-Bossier offers many of the big-city amenities but retains the comfortable feel of small town America. People are friendly. They want to get to know you. It's not a place for those who wish to remain anonymous!
          • Census projections for 2010 place the combined population of the Shreveport-Bossier City metropolitan area at just over 409,000. This stable population plus below average cost of living, warm sunbelt climate and excellent cultural, educational and recreational opportunities make this an excellent location for your career and lifestyle.
          • Housing is not a problem. House, condo or apartment? You choose. Many apartment complexes offer you view of the river, a lake or a park. Homes are available in every size and range. Live in a stately historic area or choose a suburban planned community. If you like, you can opt for a farm or ranch rural lifestyle. With the low-hassle traffic you could have as little as a 15 to 20 minute commute to work. When you work in Shreveport-Bossier, you can have a busy professional life and a relaxed quality of life at the same time!
          • If you're raising a family or planning one, you've found the right place. This is truly a family-oriented community.

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