PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara
Mission Statement: 

We provide exceptional, inclusive, compassionate, comprehensive, and integrated healthcare services to promote health and well-being in order to empower students to thrive throughout their university experience.

Position Description: 

Exciting career opportunity working in Urgent Care in a multidisciplinary, comprehensive University Student Health Service. The successful candidate will work in a collaborative and collegial relationship with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and other clinical staff at UCSB Student Health. Responsibilities include evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses and injuries, provision of brief mental health interventions, prescribing medications under the legal scope of practice and arranging follow up care.

Area: 
Health
Qualifications: 

Must have at least 2 years of experience as a Physician Assistant in urgent or primary care. Experience in procedures such as laceration repair, extremity splinting, incision and drainage of abscesses, wound care and insertion and management of IVs is highly desired. 

Salary: 
Salary commensurate with experience.
Application Deadline: 
Friday, October 26, 2018
Application Instructions: 

This is a 10 or 11 month per year position. Student Health requires that clinical staff must successfully complete and pass the background check and credentialing process before employment and date of hire. All Physician Assistants must have a current CA Physician Assistant license at all times during employment in order to practice and function in their clinical role. Any HIPAA or FERPA violation is subject to disciplinary action. Furlough taken during quarter breaks and summer months. Hours vary during quarter breaks. Work hours are as assigned, which may include occasional evening hours. Student Health is closed between Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. $42.80-$53.19/hr., commensurate with experience. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. For primary consideration apply by 10/26/18, thereafter, open until filled. Apply online at https://jobs.ucsb.edu Job #20180557

State: 
CA
Country/US Territory: 
United States