Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Dermatology Physician Assistant
REPORTS TO: Chief Medical Officer
Surgical Dermatology and Laser Center will be recognized as the national leader in providing
high quality, compassionate care to every procedural dermatology patient.
Surgical Dermatology and Laser Center provides exceptional care and state of the art
treatments, giving our patients more confidence to face the future.
Making every patient’s experience positive by having empathy and exceeding expectations.
Being completely honest and taking responsibility for our actions, both good and bad.
Treating each other and our patients, as we would like to be treated.
Having a positive attitude and being cheerful, even on bad or stressful days.
Performing each task in the most efficient, cost effective way while maintaining high quality.
The Dermatology Physician Assistant provides general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology services to patients under the direction of a physician. As our practice has fellowship-trained Mohs surgeons and is a referral center for skin cancer and laser procedures, will receive training on managing complicated skin cancer cases and performing reconstructions. Will have the opportunity to perform surgical excisions, reconstructive procedures, and laser and aesthetic procedures within the scope of training.
KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure patients are seen promptly and that their experience in the exam room is as comfortable and smooth as possible.
Obtain detailed history, perform careful examinations, and efficiently prescribe medications or perform appropriate procedures.
Ensure that verbal and written post-care instructions are given to each patient.
Explain risks, benefits, and alternatives of each procedure to patient. Give realistic expectations and have patient best interests while trying to convert consultations into procedures. Instructs patient on postoperative disposition and follow up.
Complete documentation of visits and procedures with the assistance of a medical scribe so that notes accurately describe the encounter. Sign off on notes promptly.
At the end of the day, follow up with patient who has had a clinical procedure.
Maintain high level of knowledge and skill in general Dermatology by continuously reading and by attending conferences.
Current PA certification, State Medical License, State Pharmacy License, and DEA Registration. Ensure all CME activities are met for licensure and clinical skills.
Minimum of one year experience as a Physician Assistant in Dermatology is required.
Surgical Dermatology and Laser Center is located in Las Vegas. The practice has grown 30% each year and now has six providers and 50 employees. SDLC provides MOH's surgery for skin cancer patients, general dermatology, and cosmetic services. All surgeons are fellowship trained. They operate full-time in one location and have a satellite in another location two times per month for general dermatology.
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