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Job Summary

Company
Anthem
Location
San Jose, CA
Industries
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Employee
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code
4298_PS5177

Physician Assistant, San Jose, PS5177

About the Job

Description

Your Talent. Our Vision. At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies specializing in providing senior Americans a complete and pro-active health care experience, it's a powerful combination. It's the foundation upon which we're creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.

Responsible for providing health services to patients in collaboration with the physician.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Examines patients and performs comprehensive physical examinations.
  • Compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examinations.
  • Administers or orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and interprets test results.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures, such as injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care, and managing infection.
  • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists with continuity of care.
  • Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance.
Qualifications

Requires an MS in Nursing; 1 year of related clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Current PA license in applicable state required. For CareMore business units, satisfactory completion of a pre-placement Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.

Anthem is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2017 Diversity, Inc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at www.antheminc.com/careers. EOE.M/F/Disability/Veteran.

 

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