The University of Texas Medical Branch Physician Assistant - Otolaryngology in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

Graduation from accredited Physician's Assistant program. Eligible for Texas licensure. No experience required JOB DESCRIPTION: To provide patient care assistance in a clinic setting in one or more specialized areas, under the supervision of a primary care physician.

Salary Range **


Specific Job Related Duties **

The surgical APP will primarily function as an independent clinician focused on patients with low

complexity/non-surgical otolaryngologic complaints. He/she will see routine post-op patients in the clinic,

thus further decompressing surgical faculty to handle new patients. When the ENT/EYE specialty ED clinic at

Victory Lakes opens, the APP will also participate in coverage at this site.

Specific Job Related Duties **

Provides patient services under direct supervision and responsibility of a physician.

  • Elicits detailed patient histories and does complete physical examinations.

  • Determines tentative diagnosis and orders appropriate laboratory tests.

  • Counsels patient and family on health and disease.

  • Sutures minor wounds, assists in surgery, apply and remove casts and traction apparatus, and perform other therapeutic procedures under supervision of a physician.

  • May supervise other Physician's Assistants.

  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.

  • Performs related duties as required.

Closing Statement **

#PA #Otolaryngology

Equal Employment Opportunity **

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Physician Assistant - Otolaryngology

Job ID: 58875

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: SOMED