Physician Assistant (PA)-Pain Management
Company: University of California - Riverside
Posted on: May 17, 2019
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT (PA)-PAIN MANAGEMENT
$82,810 - $115,968
UCR Health is a team of physicians, specialists and healthcare
professionals dedicated to improving the health of Inland Southern
California residents and families by bringing health home to our
Established alongside the School of Medicine at the University of
California, Riverside, UCR Health is growing to meet the healthcare
needs of the region - bringing innovative, culturally sensitive
medical care to our communities. Our patient-centered primary care
and specialty services deliver university-based healthcare
excellence and innovation to the communities where we live, work
and play. To learn more about UCR Health, please visit:
This position will work in conjunction with a supervising pain
interventionalist will provide clinical expertise to acutely and
chronically ill pain management patients by taking detailed medical
histories, performing exams, interpreting lab results, making
diagnoses, and implement in- and out-patient treatment.
Collaborates with others in the clinic to assure smooth flow of
patient care consistent with established quality indicators and
participates in the overall coordination of patient care. The care
delivered will be based on theoretical principals and scientific
knowledge and in accordance with requirements set forth by the
California Physician Assistant Board.
The position's primary work location will be in the inland empire
working in the UCR Health Clinic and in affiliate facilities.
Additionally, this position may be required to be on call and work
different shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
1. Current California Physician Assistant license. Current
unrestricted DEA license and National Provider Identifier (NPI)
2. A minimum of two years' experience as a PA
3. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life
Support (ACLS) certifications.
4. Must meet UC credentialing requirements.
5. Strong interpersonal skills and excellent bedside manner.
6. Ability to make emergency decisions quickly.
Patient care experience in a Physical Medicine Rehabilitation
and/or Pain Management.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located
on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern
California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the
vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living
laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing
communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the
arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and
staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The
Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of
World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151
institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy
precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500
* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the
Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for
achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and
* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the
nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated
UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student
success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named
top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California
campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities
in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
For information about our generous employee benefits package,
visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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