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PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT I

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Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: BRONX, NY, US

Company: Montefiore Medical Center

Please contact us if you wish to join our Neurology team!

 

As part of our outstanding team, you will be collaborating with physicians as a member of the professional heath care team qualified by academic training and other healthcare providers for planning, evaluation, coordination, implantation and facilitation of all facets of care for patients. Your clinical knowledge and skills will be sharpened in the capacity of clinician, educator, collaborator and patient advocate to provide both direct and indirect patient care in a semi-autonomous, self-directed role in accordance with professional standards and clinical expertise

 

Job Responsibilities include;

  • Conduct thorough histories and physical examinations, order appropriate labs, radiology tests or other special tests needed for patient evaluation and care in an inpatient environment
  • Complete admissions to establish a record of the patient's current health status and to develop a working diagnosis and treatment plan
  • Evaluation and therapeutic procedures in response to acute life-threatening situations
  • Provide information and answers to routine questions of patients regarding their disease, including preventive health maintenance, diet, weight loss, and smoking cessation
  • Ensure continuity of care by serving as a liaison between patient and other members of the multi-disciplinary care team and/or with other specialty areas as necessary
  • Facilitate appropriate length of stay, discharge planning and compliance with regulatory standards for inpatient management as set by Montefiore Medical Center bylaws
  • Demonstrate a high standard of moral and ethical behavior by being compassion and professionalism and a commitment to excellent patient care
  • Work with autonomy while under the direction of the supervising PA and supervising physician.
  • Extensive training will be provided on – stroke, epilepsy and general neurology.  This new environment is PA friendly and very supportive.


Montefiore’s advancement in the healthcare industry is also yours! Take your career to the next level by joining our trek to become the world’s leading healthcare system.

 

Department: Neurology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: EINSTEIN  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester, Road Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 99204 

 

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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