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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Physician Assistant-Affiliation.
In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for provision, coordination, and assurance of comprehensive medical care using sound medical knowledge and pertinent standards of care, performance of therapeutic, corrective, and prescriptive measures on the designated inpatient population, assume responsibilities assigned by supervising physician privileged as medical staff of NYU Medical Center and NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue Hospital.
The successful candidate will work at NYU Medical Center affiliate hospital, Bellevue Hospital.
'NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue is the oldest hospital in America, with its roots dating back to 1736. Since its humble beginnings as a haven for the indigent, NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue has become a major academic medical institution of international renown. Over the centuries, Bellevue has served as an incubator for major innovations in public health, medical science, and medical education. Often referred to as a national treasure, NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue defines the very best traditions of public medicine as a public service vital to the well-being of our society.'
At Bellevue, the Physician Assistant Service stands independently from the house-staff services. It is staffed by Physician Assistants with 24/7 PA coverage and attending supervision. Hours of work include three, 12.5 hour flexible overnight shifts per week from 7:00 PM to 7:30 AM
Provision of clinical care for patients on the Physician Assistant Service of the General Internal Medicine Service at Bellevue Hospital with an attending physician
Clinically evaluate and write coverage notes on patients on the PA service should coverage issues arise overnight under the guidance of an attending physician
Assist the attending physician in the Short Stay/Observation Unit
Responsible for complying with all contractual obligations under the NYU School of Medicine Affiliation Contract with Bellevue Hospital Center and all other related duties as assigned
Practices within the scope of practice of supervising physician
Performs delegated clinical duties effectively and efficiently
Works collaboratively with the attending physician, consulting physician(s), and other disciplines to identify, develop, and implement an appropriate plan of care that maximizes individual patient/family preference and enhances quality, access, and cost-effective outcomes
Current New York State Physician Assistant License
Master's or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program.
New York State Physician Assistant license and certification;
Recent graduate or some experience as a Physician Assistant
Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, creative problem solving and excellent critical thinking skills
Works cohesively and collaboratively as member of the interdisciplinary team
Language skills is a plus.
Required Licenses: Physician Assistant Lic-NYS
Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience as a physician assistant or physician assistant fellowship experience is preferred. Membership in professional specialty organizations desirable.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU School of Medicine 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 School of Medicine 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 or 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.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.