Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Physician Assistant in Westminster, Colorado

Are you a dynamic individual? Looking for a role where you can have input on your caseload?

Want to be a part of a growing program? Enjoy collaborating with other professionals?

Does this sound like the role for you? If so, then Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado may be the place for you! Read on…

Being a Physician Assistant has its Advantages

As a full-time or part-time Physician Assistant at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Training and development & we welcome new graduates

  • An environment where you can to be an active decision maker

  • A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment

  • Standard office hours

  • A great work/life balance

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado provides community-based services and residential treatment for children, adolescents, adults, and families with emotional disorders, behavioral disorders, and intellectual developmental disabilities. As a Physician Assistant, you would be responsible for performing medical examinations and evaluations, obtaining medical histories, and providing diagnoses, treatment, follow-up, and consultation. This position also consults with treatment teams and various disciplines to consistently develop treatment plan goals and interventions to effectively address the client’s health management needs that are based on strengths and needs identified in the assessment process.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental Health, and child welfare.

We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Outstanding Employees

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health offers challenging and exciting work that positively impacts the lives of thousands of individuals, their families, and the community, each year. Our employees – especially those who work directly with the individuals in our care – are this organization’s most valuable resource.

At Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, our employees are proud to live and demonstrate our organization’s mission: to unlock and nurture human potential for people with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

consistently develop treatment plan goals and interventions to effectively address the client’s health management needs that are based on strengths and needs identified in the assessment process.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. We offer generous time-off policies to help you balance life and work. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

  • Learn more about our benefits here: https://learn.devereux.org/benefits/Overview-Summary/Colorado%20Benefit%20Summary.pdf Did you know Devereux is a qualifying employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program?

If you become a Devereux employee, you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness – click here for more details: https:// studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service Keywords: PA-C, PA, Medical Assistant, psychiatric, psychiatry, behavioral health, outpatient, clinic

Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant studies; one to two years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified is preferred.

  • State of Colorado Certified Physician Assistant active licensure or license eligible.

  • Evidence of continued medical education to remain informed and updated on current medical standards of care.

  • Unrestricted DEA licensure.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement evidence-based health protocols.

  • Must have passed the PANCE. Pediatric track is preferred.

Primary office

LOCATION: 3801 E. Florida Ave Suite 102, Denver CO 80210 . Services may also be performed at the secondary office LOCATION: 8405 Church Ranch Blvd Westminster CO 80021.

About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE