NEUROSURGERY SURGICAL PHYSICIAN ASSISTAN

Adult Neurology Physician Assistant Position

 

We are currently seeking Physician Assistants to join our esteemed Neurology Department. As part of our astonishing team, you will be collaborating with physician and other healthcare providers;

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough histories and physical examinations using the NIH Stroke Scale (where indicated), initiate appropriate labs, radiology tests or other special tests required for evaluation of illness and scrutinize lab data on inpatients.  Complete admissions to establish a record of the patient's current health status and to develop a working diagnosis and treatment plan.

 

  • Evaluation and therapeutic procedures in response to life-threatening situations.

 

  • Provide information and answers to routine questions of patients regarding their disease, including preventive health maintenance, diet, weight loss, smoking cessation and topics related to medical specialty with recommendations.

 

  • Ensure continuity of care by serving as a liaison between patient and other members of the multi-disciplinary care team and/or with other specialty areas as necessary.

 

  • Perform research follow-up studies as directed by the supervision of the supervising PA.   Assists in data analysis. Participate in quality monitoring through the review of records and treatment plans on a periodic basis to assure quality care.

 

  • 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 compassion and professionalism and a commitment to excellent patient care.

 

  • Must be able to work with autonomy while under the direction of the supervising PA
  • and supervising physician.

 

  • Extensive training will be provided on - stroke unit, epilepsy and general neurology.  This new environment is PA friendly and very supportive

 

Department: Comprehensive Family Care Center Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 111 East 210th Street, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 94847 

 

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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