First Assist Surgical PA - UM St. Joseph Medical Center

  • Position Code
    15534 FY19
  • Address
    Towson, MD
  • Preferred Specialty
    Physician Assistant, Surgical: General
  • Last Updated
    07/30/2018
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Overview

UM St. Joseph Medical Center (UM SJMC), a member of University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS), is seeking a First Assist Surgical Physician Assistant to join our well-established practice.

Job Specifics:

  • Group covers
    • UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center (UM BWMC)
    • UM St. Joseph Medical Center (UM SJMC)
    • UM Upper Chesapeake Health/Harford Memorial Hospital (UM UCH)
  • This position will primarily be based out of UM UCH in Bel Air, MD
  • Group comprised of 15 PA’s and MD’s
    • SJMC group comprised of 2 PA’s, 2 MD’s, and seeking a 3rd PA
  • Strictly a surgical position
    • Responsibilities include first assisting in multi-specialty surgeries
  • Hours to be available are 7:30am-5:30pm
    • Would only come in to the hospital if there is a case
    • If volume at the primary location is low, you may be asked to cover another facility
  • Call is 6 days a month
    • Mon-Fri: 5:30pm-7:00am
    • Sat-Sun: 7:00am-7:00am
  • EPIC as EMR
  • Must have at least 1 year of recent multispecialty first assist surgical PA experience
  • Preferred to have laparoscopic and robot experience
  • BLS/ACLS Certification required
  • Employed by University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Group (UM SJMG)

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary 
  • Comprehensive Benefits including malpractice with tail, CME, and loan repayment/forgiveness counseling

A community hospital located in Towson, MD, University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center (UM SJMC) is a 263-bed Catholic hospital with more than 700 physicians on the medical staff. Its numerous areas of specialization include cardiology, cancer, orthopaedics, emergency care, obstetrics and gynecology, surgical services, diabetes, psychiatric services and wound healing.

UMMS hospitals and health care facilities are equal opportunity employers and proud of an environment of diversity.

Hospital Description

University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center (UM SJMC) is a community hospital located in Towson, MD. UM SJMC is a 263-bed Catholic hospital with more than 700 physicians on the medical staff. Its numerous areas of specialization include cardiology, cancer, orthopaedics, emergency care, obstetrics and gynecology, surgical services, diabetes, psychiatric services and wound healing. As a partner hospital within The University of Maryland Medical System, University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center aspires to serve the highest ideals of our Catholic health care tradition, our role as an innovative community hospital, and our unique clinical relationship with UMMC and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Through loving service, compassionate care, and an enduring focus on quality and integrity, we will exceed expectations to become the health system of choice for providers and patients.
Facts about UMS JMC
  • Offers Hospitalist 24-hour physician coverage in critical care and general medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics and surgery.
  • Has an on call 24/7 Rapid Response Team, composed of a critical care physician, intensive care nurse and respiratory therapist, to prevent codes and reduce mortality when a patient's condition deteriorates.
  • Has more than 700 physicians on the medical staff, representing more than 50 medical specialties. Employs approximately 2,300 nurses, allied healthcare professionals and staff.
  • Includes the UM St. Joseph Medical Group, which consists of 100+ employed physicians and mid-level practitioners who are aligned with UM St. Joseph Medical Center to offer the community a solid foundation of primary care and various specialties.
In 2014 we were honored to receive awards and honors for our Heart Institute and Cancer Institute. We were awarded the Lifeline Silver Award from the American Heart Association. We also received a three-star rating from The Society for Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for patient care and outcomes in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and aortic valve replacement (AVR). We received the ACTION Registry-GWTG's Platinum Performance Achievement Award from the National Cardiovascular Date Registry. We also have three-year gold level accreditation with commendation from the American College of Surgeon's Commission on Cancer (CoC). 

Location Description

Towson is located immediately north of Baltimore City and about 20 miles from downtown Baltimore. Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York City are within easy reach, as are beaches to the East and mountains to the West. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urban living options.




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