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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: Mount Sinai Medical Center (Manhattan)
Department: 852 - Pediatrics
Requisition Number: 13-1509554
The Mount Sinai Medical Center, founded in 1852, is a 1,171-bed, tertiary-care teaching facility acclaimed internationally for excellence in clinical care. Located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, the center encompasses The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Ranked among the top hospitals and medical schools by U.S. News & World Report, The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine are widely recognized as leaders in patient care, basic and clinical research, education, technology, and community service.
Working under the direction of a Physician, you will provide diagnostic and therapeutic health care services in the setting of a Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, with exceptional opportunity for professional growth.
Assessing patient's health by obtaining medical histories
Performing physical examinations
Ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and laboratory studies
Developing and implementing management plans
Assisting physicians during medical procedures
Performing therapeutic procedures
Counseling patients and families regarding prescribed therapeutic regimens
Maintaining accurate and complete patient records
Participating in patient safety and quality improvement initiatives
Handling other related duties as assigned
A highly competitive remunerative package commensurate with the scope of this position will be offered along with an opportunity to join our world class organization.
Mount Sinai Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.
Mount Sinai Medical Center -An EEO/AA-D/V Employer
To qualify, you must be a Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited program, possess current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and have current NYS licensure and DEA Certificate. BLS and ACLS certification also required. Two-three years' experience as a physician assistant is required. Background in pediatrics, cardiac surgery, and/or critical care is preferred.
Mount Sinai Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. Mount Sinai Medical Center--An EEO/AA-D/V Employer.