PSYCHIATRIC PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
JOB NO.: 90653-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 90653-AS
Working Title: Psychiatric Physician Assistant
Official Title: SR CL PHYSICIAN ASST(R54BN) or CLIN PHYSICIAN ASST(R54DN)
Hiring Department: A572580-UNIV HEALTH SERVICES/CCS/PYSCHIATRY
Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 15, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $75,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Minimum of MA or MS with certification as a Physician Assistant.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Minimum of one year of experience in a mental health setting or three years of experience in Family Practice, Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine, or Internal Medicine.
Experience working with a young adult patient population or in a college health or mental health setting preferred.
License or certificate:
Must be licensed or license eligible as a physician assistant in the State of Wisconsin and must possess a DEA license.
Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Psychiatry preferred. Candidates without Psychiatry CAQ will be considered but must obtain CAQ within 3 years of hire.
The Physician Assistant provides direct routine psychiatric care to University of Wisconsin- Madison students, including evaluation and management of patients. The provider must demonstrate a commitment to multiculturalism and serving underrepresented populations, follow agency policies and procedures consistent with state mental health statutes, ethical guidelines, best practices, HIPAA, and FERPA, and maintain accurate and timely documentation for all clinical interactions and consultations. Duties will be performed under the supervision of the Director of Psychiatry. The Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber maintains a collaborative relationship with UHS Staff Psychiatrists
This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with PVL#90651; please note that only one vacancy exists. Having two position vacancy listings allows University Health Services to consider candidates with both physician assistant credentials and clinical nurse specialist credentials for this position.
Instructions to applicants:
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Please submit three professional references, at least one of which should be a current or former supervisor.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 11 May 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 15 Jun 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time