Physician Assistant

Come be a part of the largest ophthalmology practice, and the only multi-specialty practice in Chico and surrounding areas.

  • Chico, CA
  • $100,000 - $170,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Dexter Dionio
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A bit about us:

Chico Eye Center is the largest ophthalmology practice, and the only multi-specialty practice in Chico and surrounding areas. The practice serves the eye care needs of patients over a large section of the north state. Our mission is to consistently exceed the service and patient-care expectations of our patients and do so by investing in staff education and the most advanced treatment modalities. Our patients are also our friends, our neighbors, and our family; the interest of our patients have the highest priority.

Why join us?

We are seeking professional and dedicated individuals to be part of our team, where integrity, compassion, innovation and teamwork are among our core principles.

We offer our physicians competitive compensation and benefits including paid medical malpractice insurance, medical and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, 401k with a match, CME fund, generous vacation allowance, and opportunity for partnership.

The city of Chico has attractions for everyone. It is a college town with a population of over 100,000 and another 100,000 in the immediate surrounding area. It maintains a special sense of community and small-town living as it has developed into a vibrant regional center for business, recreation and cultural activities. There are also many recreational opportunities in and around Chico. Bidwell park, one of the largest municipally owned parks in the nation, is the focal point of the City’s park system and offers numerous trails for biking, hiking and equestrian use. Sacramento is a short one and a half hour drive, while Lake Tahoe and San Francisco can be reached within three hours.

Job Details

Job Details:

We are seeking a highly skilled and dedicated Permanent Physician Assistant that would be interested in learning Ophthalmology to join our dynamic medical team. This role is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is keen to make a significant impact on patient care and is interested in learning ophthalmology. Our ideal candidate is a Board Certified Physician Assistant possessing excellent communication skills, and demonstrating a compassionate and empathetic approach towards patients.

Responsibilities:

1. Provide primary healthcare services under the supervision of a physician, including but not limited to, conducting physical exams, diagnosing and treating illnesses, ordering and interpreting tests, and prescribing medication.
2. Assist in surgical procedures, ensuring the highest standards of patient safety and care.
3. Educate and counsel patients on health conditions and treatments, promoting prevention and wellness.
4. Collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to provide consistent and comprehensive care to patients.
5. Demonstrate a keen interest in learning ophthalmology, participating in relevant training and professional development opportunities.
6. Maintain patient confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA regulations.
7. Handle stress effectively, maintaining a calm and professional demeanor in high-pressure situations.

Qualifications:

1. Must be a Board Certified Physician Assistant.
2. Exceptional communication skills, particularly in patient education.
3. Ability to handle stress effectively and maintain composure in high-pressure situations.
4. Detail-oriented with a strong commitment to patient safety and quality of care.
5. Compassionate and empathetic approach towards patients, demonstrating excellent bedside manner.
6. Interest in learning ophthalmology and commitment to ongoing professional development.
7. Strong decision-making skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team.
8. Current, valid state license and DEA registration.
9. Current CPR or BLS certification.
10. Must be able to bill Medicare.

If you are a passionate and dedicated professional looking to contribute your skills and knowledge in a challenging and rewarding environment, we encourage you to apply.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Chico, CA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$100,000 - $170,000