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Physician Assistant/MEPS


Company Job Title:

Physician Assistant-MEPS

Chenega Job Title:

Registered Nurse II, Specialist


Background Check


Various Locations

Reports To:

MEPS Program Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt, Part-Time, Temporary

Prepared Date:


Approved Date:


ThePhysician Assistant shall performmedical histories, physical examinations, and reviews of required medical testsand documentation pertaining to consultations and medical histories onapplicants for the Armed Forces in accordance with USMEPCOM Regulation 40-1 andother applicable regular regulations.

Duties andResponsibilities:

  • Performmedical histories, physical examinations, and reviews of required medical testsand documents pertaining to consultations and medical histories on applicantsfor the Armed Forces in accordance with USMEPCOM Regulation 40-1 and otherapplicable regular regulations.
  • Arranging(but not performing) Medical consultations to include but not limited to orthopedics, psychiatry, ears,nose and throat specialty, dermatology, internal medicine and dental.
  • Willaccomplish the specified quantity and quality of work within theschedule and hours allotted herein.
  • Willconduct a minimum of medical processes under the 4 “points” each hourcalculation. For example, 4 male age 39 or under examinations, conducting 2female age 39 or under examinations, conducting 2 males over age 40inspections.
  • Performrecords review/consult reviews and results reviews.
  • Inthe absence of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and if ACMO is not available, will serve as an FB-CMO shallprovide medical/technical expertise in the MEPS medical section in conjunctionand with the direction from the local MEPS Commander and Operations Officer.
  • CMOwill determine the type of work to be performed during the duty day; I.e.assigning of profiling/non-profilingduties,conducting physical examinations,reviewingmedical pre-screened documentation.
  • Abideby DoD, USMEPCOM, and other applicableinstructions, regulations and policies.
  • Willnot provide any health care servicesbeyond the scope of the physical examinations and reviews of required medical test and documentspertaining to consultations medicalhistories, not shall they provide medicaladvice or recommendation. The only exceptions to provide on site emergencystabilization and/ or treatment to the applicant until emergency medical servicearrive.
  • Willnot conduct physical examinations and not give any advise to applicants regarding their Armed Forces choice of service.
  • Otherduties as assigned

MinimumQualifications: (Toperform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Possess currentunrestricted license to practice as a Physician Assistant in one of the fiftystates, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or theU.S. Virgin Islands and be privileged by the USMEPCOM Command Surgeon. All current and past state licenses shall beunencumbered.
  • Graduation from anaccredited or provisionally accredited by the American Academy of PhysicianAssistants granting a Master’s or Bachelor's degree for Physician Assistants.
  • Must have completed a residency or haveprovided direct patient care as an independent practitioner within the lastthree years.
  • Possess a currentcertification of Basic Life Support Training from the American HeartAssociation or American Red Cross training for Healthcare Providers. This training must include a “hands-on” portion,and be recertified every two years.This certification shall be maintainedthroughout the performance period of the contract.
  • Must complete 100Continuing Medical Education Credits during any two-year period, therefore therequirement for Physician Assistant supervision by a physician is waived whenworking at the MEPS.

Knowledge, Skillsand Abilities:

  • Should be familiar computer skills necessary to access andupdate electronic applicant medical documentation, access and respond to e-mailcommunications, and use Internet sites as required to obtain information onmedical issues or gain information from organizations involved in accessingpersonnel into the Armed Forces.
  • USMEPCOM RedCarpet Treatment of Applicants. USMEPCOM process applicants for entrance intothe Armed Forces using a philosophy known as “Red Carpet Treatment”.
  • Shall follow LocalMEPS procedures.
  • Complywith all installation policies and procedures, and comply with MEPS or processing facility policiesand procedures regarding safety, smokingand eating area
  • Mustcomplete Continuing Medical Education Credits as required.

Physical Demands:(The physical demands describedhere are representative of those that must be met by an employee tosuccessfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions.)

  • Whileperforming the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sitand talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands tofinger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee isoccasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, orcrawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environmentcharacteristics described here are representative of those an employeeencounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • Theemployee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment,with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • Duringvisits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weatherconditions. Is occasionally exposed tofumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

ChenegaCorporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal OpportunityEmployer/Veterans/Disabled

Nativepreference under PL 93-638.

Weparticipate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

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Jacksonville, Florida
United States
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