Physician Assistant - Psychiatry

Job Description

Queens Hospital Center (QHC), affiliated with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, is seeking full time and sessional Physician Assistants to join our Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Service in the Department of Psychiatry.  Shifts are for days, nights and weekends. Prior experience in Psychiatry a plus but training available for candidates who require refresher in Psychiatry.


QHC serves a multi-cultural population of adults, children and families.   The Behavioral Health Program provides a full continuum of care including services in Ambulatory Adult and Child Mental Health programs, on-site school programs, Adult Partial Hospital Program, Chemical Dependency Program, Inpatient Units, Psychiatric Emergency Room, Mobile Crisis Unit, ACT teams and consultative services in other areas of the hospital center.  


This is an excellent opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team working with a diverse patient population. QHC offers a collegial environment and competitive salary and benefits. 


Minimum Education                                                                                             

Bachelor of Science or Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies


Minimum Licensing Requirements

NY State Physician Assistant Licensure

Certification by NCCPA and ACLS/BLS.PALS in some areas of patient care.


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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