Mount Sinai Careers

Per Diem Physician Associate

Jamaica, New York
Physician Assistant


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

Whether our Physician Assistants are caring for a critically ill patient as part of an interdisciplinary team or assisting in a groundbreaking surgery, they all have one common goal – to provide world-class patient care.  At Mount Sinai, we advance innovation by leveraging progressive technologies, such as our state-of-the-art simulation training labs. We encourage autonomy among our PA’s by fostering an environment that is focused on building strong relationships with our patients through earning & keeping their trust. Resilience is a requirement, as every day brings a new set of challenges.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
  • Assesses patient health by interview and by obtaining and/or updating medical history. Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Performs physical examinations and provides treatment and counsel. Recognizes and evaluates patients who require the immediate attention of a physican and, when necessary, initiates emergency medical treatment without supervision
  • Determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests and laboratory studies. Follows-up on x-ras and laboratory data. Interprets diagnostic test results
  • Performs therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing, post-operative care and managment of wound care and infections. Utilizes diagnositc techniques, such as observation, palpation, percussion or auscultation.
  • Counsels patients regarding prescribed therapeutic regimens and health maintenance 

What You’ll Bring:
  • High School diploma/GED
  • Graduate of an accredited Physican Assistant Program
  • Current New York State Physican Assistant License
  • Certifications: PA-C from NCCPA, DEA from NYS DOH/Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement, Current Infection Control Certificate, AHA approved BLS and ALS
  • Intermediate skills in MS Word, Basic skills in MS Outlook, ability to use commerical hospital software systems 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans


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