Physician Assistant - Surgery - Metropolitan Hospital - Full Time
New York, New York, United States
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician Assistant
Specialty Surgery-General
Degree Required MPAS/MHS/MMSc/MPH
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location New York, New York, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 8/26/22

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals’ wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), 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.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan, located on First Avenue & 97th Street in Manhattan, accommodate over 313,000 outpatient visits, nearly 70,000 emergency room visits and more than 13,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains an academic affiliation with New York Medical College.

Responsibilities:

We are seeking a full time Physician Assistant to work in our Surgery Department.

Duties Include

  • Assist with outpatient clinics, inpatient units and Operating Room
  • Performing history and physical examinations
  • Ordering diagnostic tests based on assessments
  • Developing treatment plans, prescribing drugs and other therapies as needed
  • Making referrals as necessary, consulting with supervising medical provider when appropriate
Qualifications:
  • Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program
  • BLS/ACLS certification
  • NYS License Required
  • NCCPA Certification Required
  • Cultural sensitivity to a diverse and under-served patient population
  • Must have proven ability to work in a team environment
  • Proof of Covid -19 Vaccination required prior to hire
  • New Grads Welcome

Benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center

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