Job Function/Industry: Healthcare
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Provide healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician.
- Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment, and counsel patients.
- May, in some cases, prescribe medication.
- Must graduate from an accredited educational program for physician assistants.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Medicine and Dentistry
2 - Biology
3 - Psychology
4 - Oral Comprehension
5 - Oral Expression
6 - Problem Sensitivity
7 - Customer and Personal Service
8 - Therapy and Counseling
9 - English Language
10 - Deductive Reasoning
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.