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Interventional Pain Management Physician Assistant needed in Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician Assistant
Specialty Pain Management
Salary $80.00 – $80.00 hourly
Degree Required Other
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time Part-Time/Contract
Work Environment Clinic/Private Practice
Location 1797 Pitkin Avenue Brooklyn NY 11212, Brooklyn, New York, 11212, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 2/27/24

A growing healthcare organization is seeking an Interventional Pain Management Physician Assistant to become a part of our team! You will focus on providing high-quality patient care as part of a healthcare team.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, and other medical staff members

  • Provide consultation services to other medical staff members regarding cases where pain management is needed

  • Conduct physical examinations and diagnostic tests to determine the cause of pain in a patient’s body

  • Educate patients about pain management methods, such as diet and exercise changes, stress reduction techniques, or the use of physical therapy devices

  • Conduct research to identify new methods of pain management and new treatments for pain conditions

  • Prescribe medication to treat pain conditions according to state regulations

  • Provide postoperative care to surgical patients, including monitoring for complications, administering pain medication, and educating patients about their condition and treatment options

  • Coordinate with other health care providers to ensure that patients receive appropriate treatment for their pain conditions

  • Confer with physicians about possible alternatives to narcotic pain medications for patients who are at risk of addiction or overdose

Qualifications:

  • Current state Physician Assistant license, valid and in good standing

  • At least 1 year of clinical or pain management experience

  • Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmacology

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work well with a team, especially in stressful situations

  • Ability to work well with a team

  • Ability to maintain professionalism with patients and teammates

Compensation:

  • Pay rate: starting at $80 / hour depending on experience

  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Holiday Pay

  • Dental Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Vision insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Other