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Montefiore seeks a board eligible/board certified Physician Assistant for the Emergency Department at our Wakefield Campus. The PA works in collaboration with physicians, nurses and administrative staff to provide comprehensive health care, and plan of care within a fully integrated service responsible for 24/7 coverage of Emergency Medicine. 

In this role, the PA will:

  • Provide medical care within the PA scope of practice in collaboration with the staff physician to critical care patients. This includes but is not limited to: history and physicals, invasive procedures, progress notes, and imaging and laboratory result evaluation.
  • Function as a communication liaison between patient/family, consultants, and multi professional teammates.
  • We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
  • Schedule details: Day and Night shifts 37.5hrs/week. This position will be 3 days a week (days, evening, nights and weekends) with 12.5-hour shifts
  • Training:  Minimum of three months, to include mentored shifts, ENLS (emergency neurological life support), FCCS (fundamentals of critical care support),


Position Qualifications:
A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program. Have a current NYS PA license.  Be certified through the NCCPA and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
Preferred Qualifications:
2 years as a PA in Emergency Medicine, surgery, or medicine is preferred, but willing to train a new grad.



Benefits Package:
PA Associates enjoy access to career training and advancement opportunities, and are rewarded with competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Medical, dental & vision insurance; low to zero cost prescription benefits
  • Paid time off which includes vacation days, sick days and holidays
  • Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Annual CME Allowance
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Disability benefits
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Team Member purchase discounts



Department: Emergency Department Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: WAKEFIELD Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 600 East 233rd Street, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 179261 


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. 



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