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Montefiore Medical Center SENIOR SURGICAL PHYSICIANS ASSISTANT in Bronx, New York

Senior Surgical Physician Assistant

Job Summary:

The practice of a physician assistant shall include medical services within the education, training and experience of the physician assistant that are delegated by the supervising physician.

Medical services rendered by physician assistants may include, but are not limited to, obtaining patient histories and performing physical examinations; writing progress notes, procedure notes and monthly care plans, ordering and/or performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; formulating a diagnosis; developing and implementing a treatment plan; monitoring the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions; offering counseling and education to meet patient needs; making appropriate referrals.

Physician Assistants, in an emergency, shall be authorized to treat any medical disease and/or perform any medical and surgical procedures at the hospital for affiliates. An emergency, for these purposed, is defined as a situation in which any delay in administering treatment would result in serious harm to the patient or an immediate threat to life of the patient and that a qualified practitioner is not immediately available.

The activities listed above may be performed in any setting authorized by the supervising physician, including but not limited to, clinics, hospitals, and other institution settings.

In addition to the core skills listed here, PAs, will request validation to perform department specific skills.

Dotted line supervisory responsibilities for Senior PAs.

Job Requirements:

Level 2 and Level 3 Senior PA's must meet the minimum required experience, and fulfill the competencies and training listed on the Career Ladders.

Bachelor's Degree Required

Graduate of an accredited Physician's Assistant program.

Registered as a Physician's Assistant in New York State

NCCPA certified

Department: Critical Care Medicine Bargaining Unit:Non UnionCampus:MOSES Employment Status:Regular Full-TimeAddress:111 East 210th Street, Bronx

Shift:DayScheduled Hours:6:30 AM-7 PMReq ID:143735


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.