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NYU School of Medicine Physician Assistant - SICU in Brooklyn, New York

NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more aboutNYULangoneHospital - Brooklyn, and interact with us on,,,Facebook,Twitter,YouTubeandInstagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a full-time Physician Assistant in our growing and dynamic Department of Surgery, specifically our Surgical ICU department.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work within very clinically-active services that manage a diverse patient population with a broad range of pathology. As a PA, you will be actively involved in the assessment and management of the patients' entire experience from the outpatient/ED setting through hospital discharge.
Responsibilities include consults, admissions, bedside procedures, rounds, inpatient and postoperative patient management and working with other departments to facilitate the overall care of the patient and transition of patients to their next level of care.

Job Responsibilities:
Provide direct care to individuals and families consistent with the philosophy ofNYU Langone Healthand the departmental/institutional goals. This includes the provision of safety, well being of patients and visitors, and maintenance of patient rights and confidentiality
Provide diagnostic and assessment services to patients in the Department of Surgery utilizing a problem solving approach:
Obtain a detailed history and perform physical examinations on patients in the Department of Surgery and/or on assigned patients.
Take into consideration the age, growth and developmental stage of the patient when assessment, treatment and/or care is being rendered.
Write appropriate orders, including those for narcotics, stimulants and depressant drugs after consulting with a physician.
Implement a therapeutic regime or protocol appropriate for the diagnosis in accordance with institutional protocols and after consultation with the attending physician.
Monitor the patient's response to therapeutic regime.
Notify the attending physician of changes in the patient's condition.
Consultation of Specialists and/or Medical preceptor for complex patient care situations.
Documentation of all patient encounters including:
Patient assessment and progress notes
Treatment rendered
Patient teaching
Follow-up
Referral
Maintain required unit records, report, and statistics necessary for administrative purpose and reimbursement, including discharge summaries.
Evaluation and management of critical care patients
Perform emergency life saving procedures in the absence of a physician
Participates in rounds with the attending staff and/or the housestaff on assigned patients
Collaboratively works with other healthcare professionals and families of patients in the physical and emotional transitions of admissions, care, and discharge
Provide preventive health services including counseling and teaching in health maintenance and problem related areas
Participates in activities relating to Quality Improvement as needed
Participates in committees as appropriate
Attends all scheduled departmental meetings/conferences
Be on call during non-working hours to assist attendings in urgent or emergent situations/procedures
Direct, instruct and evaluate activities of P.A. and medical students as appropriate
Participates in activities fostering professional growth and maintenance of certification
Practices within the scope of delineated privileges.
Provide direct care to individuals and families consistent with the philosophy ofNYU Langone Healthand the departmental/institutional goals. This includes the provision of safety, well being of patients and visitors, and maintenance of patient rights and confidentiality
Provide diagnostic and assessment services to patients in the Department of Surgery utilizing a problem solving approach:
Obtain a detailed history and perform physical examinations on patients in the Department of Surgery and/or on assigned patients.
Take into consideration the age, growth and developmental stage of the patient when assessment, treatment and/or care is being rendered.
Write appropriate orders, including those for narcotics, stimulants and depressant drugs after consulting with a physician.
Implement a therapeutic regime or protocol appropriate for the diagnosis in accordance with institutional protocols and after consultation with the attending physician.
Monitor the patient's response to therapeutic regime.
Notify the attending physician of changes in the patient's condition.
Consultation of Specialists and/or Medical preceptor for complex patient care situations.
Documentation of all patient encounters including:
Patient assessment and progress notes
Treatment rendered
Patient teaching
Follow-up
Referral
Maintain required unit records, report, and statistics necessary for administrative purpose and reimbursement, including discharge summaries.
Evaluation and management of critical care patients
Perform emergency life saving procedures in the absence of a physician
Participates in rounds with the attending staff and/or the housestaff on assigned patients
Collaboratively works with other healthcare professionals and families of patients in the physical and emotional transitions of admissions, care, and discharge
Provide preventive health services including counseling and teaching in health maintenance and problem related areas
Participates in activities relating to Quality Improvement as needed
Participates in committees as appropriate
Attends all scheduled departmental meetings/conferences
Be on call during non-working hours to assist attendings in urgent or emergent situations/procedures
Direct, instruct and evaluate activities of P.A. and medical students as appropriate
Participates in activities fostering professional growth and maintenance of certification
Practices within the scope of delineated privileges.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree, current NY State PA License/ Registration and NCCPA board certification
ACLS/BLS, Infection Control, DEA Registration Number required
Prior experience as a Physician Assistant in a Critical Care setting required
Schedule: Alternating 12.5 hours shifts, days/nights (7a-7:30p/ 7p-7:30a); 80 hour biweekly schedule of weekday and weekend overnight shifts (10% shift differential will be applied).
Come join a PA team who were awarded the 2018-2019 Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management Employer of Excellence Award granted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants. This prestigious award recognizes hospitals that are top employers of physician assistants nationwide, embodying collaborative provider teams and a supportive work environment for PAs. The Physician Assistant Department at NYU Langone ensures outstanding patient care and a supportive environment for our academic mission. Learn more here:

NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please . Please to view the Federal "EEO is the law" poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please .
Bachelor's degree, current NY State PA License/ Registration and NCCPA board certification
ACLS/BLS, Infection Control, DEA Registration Number required
Prior experience as a Physician Assistant in a Critical Care setting required
Schedule: Alternating 12.5 hours shifts, days/nights (7a-7:30p/ 7p-7:30a); 80 hour biweekly schedule of weekday and weekend overnight shifts (10% shift differential will be applied).
Come join a PA team who were awarded the 2018-2019 Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management Employer of Excellence Award granted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants. This prestigious award recognizes hospitals that are top employers of physician assistants nationwide, embodying collaborative provider teams and a supportive work environment for PAs. The Physician Assistant Department at NYU Langone ensures outstanding patient care and a supportive environment for our academic mission. Learn more here:

NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital- Brooklyn's EEO policies, please . Please to view the Federal "EEO is the law" poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please .

NYU Lutheran Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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