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Physician Associate - Roslyn Heights (Physician Assistant )

Location
Roslyn Heights, New York
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
23 Sep 2022
Bariatric Medicine opening in Roslyn Heights, New York. BACKGROUND: We are an award-winning Bariatric Practice. Our practice is based on providing exemplary customer service, while assisting patients to achieve their weight loss goals. Our team consists of 20 skilled bariatric surgeons and 16 Physician Associates, with years of experience. We use innovative new solutions to successfully get our patients on the path to improved health. We understand our patient s surgery is a chance for a healthier lifestyle and a new start, that is why our patients are offered the highest level of support from our medical staff in terms of post-surgery programs including counseling, dietary assistance, fitness and more, to help them enjoy a transformation in their lifestyle towards better eating habits, increased energy, and long-term health.

We serve patients in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. We are a fast-paced growing practice that is always looking for new talent and great employees to enhance our team! We are proud to have a strong reputation of great customer service and this guides us with everything we do.

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
The Physician Associate would be responsible for performing H&P s, prescribing medications, and order diagnostic tests. The Physician Associate will work under the supervision of the Surgeon, as well as, working independently, consulting with the Surgeon when necessary. To be a successful Physician Associate, you should be formally trained to assist in the OR, be able to order proper testing as needed, review results and treat appropriately. You must demonstrate compassion, empathy, and understanding along with strong attention to detail, as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Interviewing, examining, and diagnosing patients illnesses
• Ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests
• Prescribing medications and suggesting lifestyle changes
• Suturing skills, first assisting in the OR
• Reviewing and maintaining patients medical histories and records and recording patients progress
• Educating and counseling patients and their families
• Researching the latest treatments, innovations, advances and trends in the bariatric field

QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILLS:
• Clinical training experience and the willingness to complete 100 hours of continuing education every two years to maintain certification
• A state license to practice Medicine
• Strong analytical and technical skills
• Detail oriented with good problem-solving skills
• Excellent team working, communication, and interpersonal skills
• The ability to treat patients with compassion and empathy

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Master s Degree in Physician Associate

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
• State Licensing
• Board Certified in Physician Associate
• ACLS & BLS Certification
• Infectious Disease Certified
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Details

  • Job Reference: 719178979-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: New You Bariatric Group
  • Location: Roslyn Heights, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent