MD Anderson Cancer Center Physician Assistant - Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery in Houston, Texas
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2017 rankings. It is one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.
The primary purpose of the Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant position in the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (TCVS) Department is to promote and maintain the health of the client across the health care continuum. This includes the performance of complex tasks on a routine basis which may involve direct and indirect clinical care, research assistance, operative, administrative and academic responsibilities.
Minimum: $90,000 – Midpoint: $112,500 – Maximum: $135,000
Required: Graduate of a Physician Assistant training program approved by the Council of Medical Education of the American Medical Association.
Required: PA certification by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants. Licensed by the Texas State Board of Physician Assistant Examiners.
MAY BE REQUIRED: Eligible to be granted limited prescriptive authority by the State of Texas.
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