Physician Affiliate Group of NY Physician Assistant - Emergency Medicine in Bronx, New York

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is comprised of over 3,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States. Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center, located just 15 minutes from NYC, is an acute care teaching hospital academically affiliated with Weill-Cornell Medical College. Dedicated to providing high quality patient care to a diverse community, Lincoln Hospital is a NYS designated Level I Trauma and Stroke Center and has Centers of Excellence in all medical specialties including its awarding winning Cancer and Breast Centers.

Physician Assistants in Emergency Medicine work under the supervision of EM attending physicians and are focused on the immediate decision making and action necessary to present death or any futher disability in the emergency department.

The Physician Assistant's responsibilities include:

  • Ordering and interpreting tests

  • Obtaining medical history

  • Performing physical exams

  • Diagnosing and treating illnesses

  • Ordering prescriptions

  • Performing minor procedures

The shifts cover nights, days and weekends.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a physician assistant program

  • ACLS and PALS

Required Qualifications:

  • Meet the medical staff qualifications to be credentialed as an EM Physician Assistant

  • Certified as a Physician Assistant

ID: 2017-2941

External Company URL: http://pagny.org/