Why Mayo Clinic
The MCHS Otorhinolaryngology Department is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our practice. The PA will partner with 3 Physicians and 2 Physician Assistants in a collaborative team effort to provide a complete scope of care for patients (provider would be expected to see adult and peds patients)
The provision of care includes but is not limited to initial clinic assessments, preoperative workups, postoperative follow-ups, and new consults from the surrounding clinics or in the hospital or emergency room. Common ENT office based procedures. Occasional assist in the operating room with cochlear implants. With experience, the expectation of running an independent clinic in an outreach location within the Mayo Clinic Health System.
- Assist the needs of the ENT department in clinic and hospital settings.
- Responsible for performing hospital consults and rounding on ENT patients
- Work in the OR for needed ENT cases including procedures of the head and neck as well as cochlear implants.
- Advance practice provider will take call Monday-Friday 8-5 (primarily for hospital consults).
- Clinic work entails everything from new consults to ear cleanings, and has the ability to advance into performing clinic based procedures of the head and neck including endoscopy.
- Outreach to neighboring Health System sites once experienced.
Experience: prefer 1-3 years of experience and surgical experience.
Education: Requires completion of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited Physician Assistant educational program. Master's degree is preferred.
Possess ability to work independently/autonomously and interdependently with other health care professionals. Have extensive patient assessment skills using diagnostic methods and instruments and possess ability to develop appropriate plan of care, modifying as indicated. Possess effective communication skills and interpersonal skills with patients, families and members of health care team.
License or certification
Licensure & Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Physician Assistant (PA) certification granted by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and Physician Assistant (PA) License in the state of Minnesota.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Monday – Friday; Days
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
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