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Senior Physician's Associate
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Department: 852 - Pediatrics
Requisition Number: 14-1648538
Under the direction supervision 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
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 PALS certification are also required. At least 3 years of experience in inpatient pediatrics, cardiac surgery, and/or critical care is required.
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