APP - Advanced Practice Provider

Specialty/Qualification

PA-C

Region

Northeast

Location

Bronx NY.

What To Know

Urban - Large Metro
Small-Mid Practice / Organization

Job ID#

TOD 4

Surgical Physician Assistant

Full time Physician Assistant needed to join orthopedic department in Bronx NY.

Physician Assistant schedule: 4 days (7a-7p, or 9a-7p, or 7a-p)

Physician Assistant will round, work in clinic, and be in the OR.

Must be: BC, NYS Licensed

Job Responsibilities:

  • Take a patient’s medical history/record demographics
  • Order and interpret tests
  • Conduct physical examinations
  • Diagnose and treat illnesses
  • Write prescriptions
  • Assist in surgeries
  • Complete invasive procedures
  • Counsel patients on preventative care
  • Explain treatment and care plans for both pre-op and post op
  • Proficient knowledge in certain specialty
  • Education and Experience:
  • Obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in a Science related field
  • Obtain a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies
  • Take and Pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE)
  • Certified physician assistants need to take the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE) during the last two years of the six-year certification maintenance or the 10-year certification maintenance cycle.

Work Environment:

  • Hospital
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to follow physician’s orders
  • Maintain patient confidentiality (HIPPA)
  • Respond to patient concerns and complaints