Assistant Chief Physician Assistant Behavioral Health - Beth Israel - Full Time

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

REQ 78185
Assistant Chief Physician Assistant Behavioral Health 


Roles & Responsibilities:

1.      Has 24 hour a day accountability for supervising the Emergency Department Physician Assistant staff

2.      Responsibilities include hiring, orienting, training, evaluating, disciplining, ensuring proper credentials and scheduling

3.      Directs, develops, and monitors areas of PA responsibility including direct patient care, triage, PA student rotations, and the Follow -Up Quality Assurance Program

4.      Mentors others in the often highly demanding and stressful Emergency Department environment

5      Elicits appropriate problem oriented histories



Education Requirements                                                                                                         

· Bachelors of Science required, Masters preferred. Graduate of A.M. A Accredited Physician Assistant Program

· Requires a minimum of 5 years PA clinical experience in Emergency Medicine.

· Must possess managerial skills necessary to set performance standards, hire, train, evaluate and discipline PA staff.

· Professionalism, sensitivity, fairness, exemplary patient centered focus and superior work ethic.


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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