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Hospitalist PA Job Description
Franklin Memorial Hospitalis seeking a Physician Assistantto join our current highly-skilled Hospitalist team. The Hospitalists service has a daily census of 20-25 patients. This position isan exempt position,40 hours per week, Monday through Friday 8 hours per day.
Qualifications:Graduation from an approved PA program, Maine License, experience with hospital medicine preferred but not required and membership in the Medical Staff at Franklin Memorial Hospital
Duties:
1.Become a member of the hospital medicine team at Franklin Memorial Hospital admitting, discharging, and caring for inpatients with medical diagnoses and helping to co-manage surgical and orthopedic patients.
2. Round on patients daily and manage their inpatient care under the supervision of the hospitalists.
3. Participate in daily multi-disciplinary rounds.
4. Help insure compliance with CMS core measures.
5. Help facilitate timely discharges from the inpatient unit.
6. Participate in the quality initiatives of the Hospitalist Service.
7. Complete records in a timely fashion.
8. Use CPOE and PDOC for clinical order entry and documentation.
9. Participating in Medical Staff service and committee meetings.


Contact: Jodi Cordes, Employee/Physician Recruitment Administrator
Franklin Community Health Network
111 Franklin Health Commons, Farmington, ME 04938
www.fchn.org
Phone: (207) 779-2635 Email: jcordes@fchn.org