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Physician Assistant - Robotic First Assistant for Surgical Services

Job ID 146758 Date posted 08/15/2018

Serves as Operating Room Robotic First Assistant for Urology, Gynecology, Colorectal, Cardiothoracic, Transplant, and ENT Da Vinci Robotoic surgeries. This is an exciting and dynamic opportunity for a motivated PA who has special interest or inclination to be predominantly in an operating room environment assigned to robotic / laparoscopic surgical service lines. Under the direction of the surgeon, performs first assistant surgical duties, including tissue retraction and suturing, instrument exchange, specimen retrieval, and assisting in robotic and laparoscopic surgical procedures. Completes pre-op tasks including physical examinations and recording health history, and on occasion facilitates operating room throughput.


Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Master?s degree of Health Sciences for Physician Assistants or related field of study
Physician Assistant: Graduate of an accredited Physician Program. Documentation of registration for next NCCPA Board administration or successful completion of NCCPA Board and maintenance of appropriate CME
Practitioner RN: Graduate of a Master?s Program in Nursing. Maintain currency through Clinical Education Units.
Completion of PANCE exam administered by NCCPA

Licensure, Certification, Registration:
MA licensure to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
ACLS/BLS certification
DEAnumber and Mass Department of Public Health Division of Food and Drug Restricted Substances registration number as appropriate.
Written prescription privilege protocols signed by all attendings with whom the individual will be working.



About Lahey Health

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