Mount Sinai Careers

Physician Assistant - PA - Internal Medicine/ Chemical Dependency - Flex Shift - MSBI

New York, New York
Physician Assistant


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Department: Chemical  Dependency: REQ. # 76809

 

Chemical Dependency Medical Service MSBI: Hospital setting (detox/rehab), Variable shift-Mostly days M-F with some light weekend coverage  

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

  • We are a chemical dependency service that provides care for inpatient detoxification & rehabilitation, as well as outpatient detoxification & rehabilitation
  • Physician Assistants are responsible for admissions, daily floor work including detox/medical management, discharges and help leading the multi-disciplinary team 
  • Provide care for patients in collaboration with the physician and within the guidelines mutually agreed upon by clinical and medical administration.
  • Assesses patients’ needs and develops plan of care in collaboration with the physician
  • Provides health teaching, guidance and counseling 
  • Makes appropriate referrals with the concurrence of the physician
  • Performs complete physical exams utilizing customary techniques
  • Orders diagnostic testing in collaboration with the physician
  • Orders medication in collaboration with physician                            

 

 



Requirements:

WWe are looking for strong medicine candidates who can function autonomously, as this is a patient population with many medical comorbidities

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BBachelor’s Degree and graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant Program

·         Preferably three to five years equivalent combination of education and experience, however will train a strong new graduate

·         New York State license as a Registered Physician Assistant. Certification through completion of national boards preferred

·         ACLS/BLS


 
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. 

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