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Dr. Shepherd, a family physician, has been located in the Lewisville, TX area for over 30 years. He provides high quality healthcare to the community, serving those from birth to geriatrics. We are seeking a full time Physician Assistant to participate in our growing practice.
What you need for this position:
* Current, unrestricted State of Texas Physician Assistant license
* Experience with EMRs
* Strong interpersonal skills; work effectively in private and team environments.
What you'll be doing:
-Provide general medical care, treatment, and wellness consultations to patients from birth to geriatrics
-Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients' clinical problems and healthcare needs
-Record physical findings, and formulate plan and prognosis
-When appropriate and necessary, discuss case with physician and other health professionals to prepare a comprehensive patient care plan
-Prescribe and/or recommend drugs
-Make patient visits at Skilled Nursing Facilities and Assisted Livings
-Participate in ongoing Clinical Research