• Physician Assistant - Otolaryngology/ENT

    Location US-NY-New York
    ID
    2017-2981
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    Physician Assistant
    Hospital
    NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem
  • Overview

    Harlem Hospital Center provides a wide range of medical, surgical, diagnostic, therapeutic, and family support services. The hospital is a 286 bed acute care facility and a designated Level 1 Trauma Center, with a full spectrum of specialty services, including a burn unit, an adult intensive care unit, a neonatal intensive care unit, a pediatric intensive care unit, stroke and a cardiac care unit.

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities:

     

    Under the direction of the Chief of Otolaryngology (ENT) work as the primary health care provider in collaborating with a licensed physician.  Assist in performing physical examinations, obtain medical histories, records pertinent data as required.  Under the direction of supervising physician: arranges for tests as necessary, performs rounds, transcribes and executes specific orders, obtains appropriate authorization forms, and writes and signs preliminary discharge summaries.  Performs basic/advanced life support.  Efficiently assist any covering physician with surgery-related cases in the Operating Room or minor procedures as needed.  performs duties that are required to meet CMS and NYS regulatory guidelines for patient management.

     

    ** Monday-Friday (40 hrs)-No weekends. Opportunity to work in outpatient clinic as well as inpatient.**

     

     

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

     

    Completion of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution

    Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant educational program

    Current NYS registration as a Physician Assistant

    Current certification issued by the NCCPA

    Minimum of one year experience in surgery

    Must be ACLS/BLS certified

    Must have proven ability to work in a team environment and must be able to interact with patients and their families in a manner that instills confidence and facilitates communication.

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