Pediatric Neurosurgery First Assist Physician Assistant opportunity- Westchester County NY (23410605)

Location: New York
Duration: Locum Tenens - Full Time
Job ID: 23410605
Company: SpineSearch
Contact: Scott Sullivan    Call: 516-333-5050
Job Posted: 05/19/22

Pediatric Neurosurgery First Assist Physician Assistant opportunity- Westchester County NY - 23410605

Large multispeciality surgical group in Westchester County NY  is seeking an experience Physician Assistant to work with their pediatric neurosurgical team. 
 

Job Summary: Physician assistants provide medical and surgical care alongside physicians, who oversee their works and provide medical supervision. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Take a patient’s medical history/record demographics
  • Order and interpret tests
  • Conduct physical examinations
  • Diagnose and treat illnesses
  • Write prescriptions
  • Assist in surgeries
  • Complete invasive procedures
  • Counsel patients on preventative care
  • Explain treatment and care plans for both pre-op and post op
  • Proficient knowledge in certain specialty

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science related field, required
  • Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies, preferred
  • Take and Pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE)
  • NYS Physician Assistant License

Work Environment:

  • Office and OR setting 
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to follow physician’s orders
  • Maintain patient confidentiality (HIPPA)
  • Respond to patient concerns and complaints

 

M-F role

2/3 days of OR 2/3 of clinic

 

Previous experience in a First Assist role a huge plus but willing to train the right New Graduate who has completed in depth surgical rotations 


Previous experience in a First Assist role a huge plus but willing to train the right New Graduate who has completed in depth surgical rotations 

 

NYS Licensed BC Physician Assistant (or in process)