UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Physician Assistant Child/Adolescent Psy in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Job Title: Physician Assistant Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Classification: PA/ PD03Department: PsychiatryPay Grade: of Time: 100%Salary: $95,000 to commensurateStaff Type: Allied Health ProfessionalType of Position: RegularUniversity of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics-recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States-is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients.BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITYPerform direct patient care including psychiatric diagnostic evaluations and medication management services with physician supervision in the outpatient clinic as well as the emergency room. Within the Physician Assistant (PA)/Physician relationship, PAs exercise autonomy in medical decision-making and services provided. Assist in educating healthcare students, residents and fellows as they rotate through the respective departments and divisions. This position will work in the Psychiatry Child and Adolescent Outpatient Clinic and the Crisis Stabilization Unit.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES* Assures clinical competency and expertise in area o