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PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

BRONX, NY, US


The Physician Assistant will orchestrate daily operations and care of patients admitted to the Rapid Access Unit,  perform history and physical exams, write orders and obtain consent for interventional and diagnostic procedures,  discharge patients post procedure or make the determination that the patient needs to be admitted, write follow up daily progress note on designated PCI until patients are discharged, evaluate other patients in the hospital for cardiac Cath procedures and post procedure complaints,  remove arterial and venous sheaths, remove TR bands, conduct pre-procedures phone calls to designated patients and obtain history, confirm medication and timely bloodwork  has been drawn,  participate in recruitment of patients for research protocols , discharge selected in patients post diagnostic or interventional procedure,  assist interventionalist in post interventional clinic with  follow up exams and confirmation of  DAP therapy, participate in the care of patients 18 years of age and older. Additional requirements as needed.

May move between both campuses as necessary.

The position is 3- 12.5 hour shifts rotating days for work week (Monday- Friday)  and rotating shifts (6:30a- 7p, 7a-7:30p, and 7:30a-8p) but shifts do not change during  each week except on rare occasion. If there is a change in the shift time during the week, it is separated by 1 or 2 days off. No holidays.

 

  • Bachelor’s degree Required, Masters Preferred.
  • Certified by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Physician Assistant License by New York State
  • Graduate of an accredited PA program
  • EKG interpretation
  • Lab Data Interpretation
  • NCDR / NYS DOH definitions   
  • Knowledge of medication dosages to meet age and weight criteria of patients 18 years of age and older  
  • Knowledge of physiological and psychological differences in age –related groups 18 years of age and older ( i.e. geriatrics,  40 year old)     

 

Department: Cardiology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: EINSTEIN  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester, Road Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 6:30 AM-7 PM Req ID: 172902 

 

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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Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity