Overview

ARNP (Family Practice) or Physician Assistant, PA-C

AdventHealth Medical Group Family Medicine at Hunters Creek

Full Time Position

General Summary:

The APRN or PA-C, under the supervision of the Physicians, who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performs physical examinations of patients, assessment and treatment of injuries or illnesses for pediatric through geriatric patients, including women’s health
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc
  • Independent and collaborative medical management of acute and chronic conditions
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician supervisor and staff, as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public.
  • Must demonstrate excellence in patient focused medical care & delivery of care
  • Strong medical decision making skills are a must
  • Candidate must be able to successfully pass a third-party background check and pre-employment drug screen

Required Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies

Preferred Experience:

  • Minimum one year clinical practice experience in Family Medicine/Internal Medicine preferred treating patients of all ages and a variety of acute & chronic conditions

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C license
  • ANCC, AANP or NCCPA (or equivalent) certification
  • Current BLS required; ACLS preferred

Hospital Description

The Central Florida Division of AdventHealth includes the eight campuses in the Tri-County area of Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties. These facilities include:

  • AdventHealth Altamonte Springs
  • AdventHealth Apopka
  • AdventHealth Celebration
  • AdventHealth East Orlando
  • AdventHealth for Children
  • AdventHealth Kissimmee
  • AdventHealth Orlando
  • AdventHealth Winter Park

Community Description

Orlando is known as the City Beautiful. There is much more than theme parks here! Our community is culturally diverse and a great place to raise a family. We have excellent public and private schools. Orlando is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida.  We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants. We have a vibrant sports community with national teams like the Orlando Magic Basketball and Orlando City Soccer Club. We offer year round pleasant weather for outdoor fun and are only an hour away from some of the most scenic beaches in the Southeast.