Avera PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

**1-2 weekend shifts/month and 2-3 holidays/year

JOB SUMMARY: Assumes responsibility and accountability for the provision of primary health care, medical management and education of patients at the hospital in collaboration with a physician. Physician Assistants practice under the rules and regulations for Physician Assistants in the state in which they work.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

· Bachelor or Master's Degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:

· Licensure as a Physician Assistant and ability to practice in the state of South Dakota required.

· Federal and State DEA certification is required for South Dakota.

· National Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) required.