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PHYSICIANS ASSISTANT I

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Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: BRONX, NY, US

Company: Montefiore Medical Center

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

 

As a member of our outstanding professional health care team, you will be planning, evaluating, coordinating, implementing and facilitating all facets of care for patients. In your capacity as clinician, educator, collaborator and patient advocate, your clinical knowledge and skills will be sharpened 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.
  • Evaluate and conduct 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 the 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 compassionate and professional.
  • Work with autonomy while under the direction of the supervising PA and supervising physician.
  • Extensive training will be provided in 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. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

 

Department: Neurology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: EINSTEIN  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester, Road Bronx
Shift: Night Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 99130 

 

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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