Neonatal Physician Assistant

Open Date 4/25/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description Reading Hospital is seeking aNeonatal Physician Assistant to work as an independent health-care provider, collaborating with the multidisciplinary team to deliver quality care to newborn infants in our 30-bed, Level III NICU. The Neonatal PA will establish medical diagnosis; order and evaluate diagnostic studies; monitor therapeutic procedures and manage follow-up plans. Participates and conducts newborn resuscitation to current employees in multiple departments.

The schedule is 14/15, twelve hour shifts (7:00am-7:00pm or 7:00pm-7:00am) each month. Our physicians work 24 hour in-house shifts therefore are available for support as needed.
Position Requirements Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program. Recent experience in NICU strongly preferred. Knowledge of the philosophy behind the neonatal practice, physical assessment, and management of acute and chronic patient/family issues are desired.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift Day/Evening