Band 7-8a Physician Associate - Hull

Posted 25 May 2023
Salary £29 - £34 per hour
LocationKingston upon Hull
Job type Temporary
Discipline Physician Associate Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

The Physician Associate team at Maxxima are currently recruiting a Band 7-8a Physician Associate. As a Physician Associate, you will be required to work full-time or part-time hours per week. You will also provide same-day access appointments and manage a visiting service in Hull. This role is available to start ASAP; the pay rate for this job is up to £34 per hour.
Position: Physician Associate
Banding: 7-8a
Location: Hull
Hours: 37.5
Duration: 6 months minimum duration

Your Responsibilities as a Physician Associate:
  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement, and evaluate treatment/ interventions for the care of patients presenting with undifferentiated acute and chronic conditions
  • Make autonomous decisions about the appropriate management of presenting problems for conditions within competency for a Physician Associate
  • Screening patients for disease risk factors and early signs of illness
  • Prioritise health problems and intervene appropriately to assist the patient in complex, urgent or emergency situations, including initiation of effective emergency care
  • Provide information and advice on prescribed, or over-the-counter medication,  medication regimens, side effects and interactions within PA competency
  • In consultation with patients and in line with current practice disease follow disease management protocols and develop care plans
  • Support patients to adopt health promotion strategies that promote healthy lifestyles and apply principles of self-care
Essential skills:
Previous UK experience as a Physician Associate
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