Emergency Room Physician Assistant

Location: Gallup, NM, United States
Date Posted: 01-02-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
We are seeking an Emergency Room Physician Assistant for an available contract opportunity to support the mission of the Indian Health Service (IHS) at the Navajo Area, Gallup Indian Medical Center, Gallup New Mexico.
 
Available Position: Emergency Room Physician Assistant

Place of Performance: The Gallup Indian Medical Center, Gallup, NM  87301. Services are to be performed at hospitals, clinics and other healthcare facilities of the Navajo Area Indian Health Service within the Gallup Indian Medical Center.

Background:  IHS is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. The provision of health services to members of federally recognized tribes grew out of the special government to government relationship between the federal government and Indian tribes. The IHS is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for the Indian people. The goal is to assure that comprehensive, culturally acceptable personal and public health services are available and accessible to American Indians and Alaska Natives. The IHS currently provides health services to approximately 1.5 million American Indians and Alaska Natives who belong to more than 557 federally recognized tribes in 34 states. There is a nationwide shortage of nurses and other healthcare professionals, which is amplified by the remote and rural areas served by the Indian Health Service.

Gallup Indian Medical Center is a 78-bed hospital in Gallup, New Mexico, on the border of the Navajo Reservation. Clinical specialties at GIMC include Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Anesthesia, OB/GYN, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Radiology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, and Urology. The workload at Gallup is one of the largest in the Indian Health Service with 310,000 outpatient encounters and 4,400 inpatient admissions annually. GIMC has the largest staff of all Navajo Area IHS facilities.
 
Qualifications
Contractor must show the following:
Certificate of Completion/Diploma from an accredited Physician Assistant program
Licensed as a Physician Assistant
Competency in Emergency Medicine
Possess BLS, ACLS and PALS certification
Confidentiality of patient care and records
Credentialing by medical staff, GIMC

 
Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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