Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Employer: SOS International LLC (SOSi)
Location:   Iraq


**This position is contingent upon contract award**

SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner. The Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner will be stabilizing and preparing sick and injured personnel for transport to a higher level medical facility.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
• Stabilizes and prepares sick and injured personnel for transport to a higher level medical facility
• Supports the physician in planning and implementing the medical support program (preventive and corrective)
• Documents care delivered and follows up care required
• Communicates issues, obtains approvals, resolves problems and maintains specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, new task efforts, and new policy requirements

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Three to five years of experience as a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner• Mid-Level Providers will hold current national certification such as NCCPA, AANP or ANCC and unrestricted U.S. state license during the period of employment
• Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
• Mid-Level Providers who recently completed a Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) course or comparable advanced trauma course featuring “live tissue” or simulation training are very desirable
• All health care providers and medical support staff must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioners with emergency medicine experience are highly desirable

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


WORKING ENVIRONMENT

• Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
• Long Hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
• Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse condition