Physician's Assistant Cardiology

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Under the direct supervision of a physician, provides diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health care services.  The P.A. provides a broad spectrum of comprehensive medical services, treating patients with physical ailments, ranging from superficial injuries to acute medical disorders. Case mix complexity consists primarily of routine cases in a structured environment with ample supervision.  

  • Working directly with the Chief of Cardiology.   
  • Take care of patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting.  
  • Physician practice will include, but not limited to, offices in Washington Heights and Astoria.  

  • Responsible for patient care as outlined within collaborative practice agreement.  

  • Assesses the health status of patients/families by means of comprehensive health history and physical examination.  

  • Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultations and laboratory examination, prescribes and alters medication regimens, interprets findings and alters plan of care according to collaborative practice agreement and protocols in designated area.

  •  Provides teaching and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, disease prevention, and management of acute/chronic illnesses.
  • Documents findings and plan of care in the patient's medical record
  • Consults with physician as established in the collaborative practice agreement.

  •  Performs a patient record review with the collaborating physician in a timely fashion but not less than every three months
  •  Advocates for patients/families and supports patients' rights.


  • Bachelor in Science or Masters degree 
  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Current licensure to practice as a Physician Assistant issued by the NYS
  • Current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Current unrestricted DEA certificate
  • Basic Computer skills to navigate Electronic Medical Records
  • MS Office Basic
  • Prior cardiology training or experience (preferred but not required; can be trained on job for this position)
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred
  • Likely travel to office in Queens and Manhattan (on different days)


Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 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 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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