Physician Affiliate Group of New York Job - 33514299 | CareerArc
  Search for More Jobs
Get alerts for jobs like this Get jobs like this tweeted to you
Company: Physician Affiliate Group of New York
Location: New York, NY
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

Description

Do you remember when you first got accepted to Medical School?  Do you remember your last day of residency?  Do you remember what was the main factor in you becoming a doctor?   We would love to become a part of your journey as a physician…

 

We are located just 15 minutes from the heart of Manhattan and we offer:  Great Benefits, Advancement Opportunities and Full Malpractice Coverage...Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of New York State's largest multispecialty physician groups, focused on delivering exceptional patient-centered care.

Overview

In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi our teams accommodate more than 325,000 outpatient visits, more than 100,000 emergency room visits and more than 20,000 inpatient admissions annually. NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi is renowned for TheTraumaCenter, staffed to treat any traumatic injury or illness, the fully accredited Breast Health Center, and The Burn Center, with more than 40 years of work in burn care. The hospital also serves patients of many other needs.The hospital maintains an academic affiliation with Albert Einstein Medical College of Yeshiva University.

Responsibilities

  • Provide patient care in Radiology
  • Participate in fully in all aspects of procedure preparation, setup, breakdown, including moving patient and transport of patient as needed
  • Participate fully in pre and post procedure care as directed by attending MD. This includes contacting referring phsyicians, patients, relatives, and obtaining informed consent as directed and countersigned by attending MD
  • Administer intravascular contrast and obtain valid consent
  • Participate fully in patient scheduling as directed after case discussion with Attending MD
  • Participate in time out sessions and assure that documentation of sessions are performed properly and accurately
  • Administer appropriate IV medication including IV push as directed by Attending MD
  • Perform basic Interventional Radiology procedures as deemed appropriate by Attending CVIR MD, such as PICC placement, non-tunneled catheter placement, catheter removal
  • Clinically assess and monitor patients during procedures and studies
  • Administer local anesthetic and perform simple dermatotomy and basic venous and arterial punctures as deemed appropriate as directed by Attending MD
  • Write pre and post procedure notes to be countersigned by Attending or Resident MD
  • Insert nasogastric and bladder catheters
  • Start IV's and draw blood
  • Write routine orders including: Laboratory work, X-Rays, Diet and patient activity
  • Assist in VIR procedures as 1st or 2nd assistant as directed by Attending MD
  • Apply dressings, change dressings, place sutures, and remove sutures as directed by Attending MD
  • Handle and process biopsy and other specimens
  • Make entries in charts of patients as required (PA notes should be countersigned by the resident and/or Attending Physician, not less than 24 hours after procedures)
  • Handle any emergency situation compatible with his/her competencies, as determined by the supervising Attending or Resident. In all urgent situations, appropriate notification must be made immediately
  • Write discharge summaries, which must be countersigned by the Attending Physician

Qualifications

  • Current NYS registration as a Physician Assistant
  • Graduation from a CAAHEP, accredited PA educational program
  • Current certification issued by the NCCPA
  • May require completion of an approved ACLS program within the last two years and must be currently certified in BLS
  • Must have proven ability to work in a team environment and must be able to interact with patients and their families in a manner that instills confidence

EOE M/F/D/V



Do you remember when you first got accepted to Medical School?  Do you remember your last day of residency?  Do you remember w...


 Apply on company website