Nocturnist Physician Assistant

Job Title: Nocturnist Physician Assistant
Job ID: 1828089263
Employer: Crouse Hospital
Location: Syracuse, NY
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant
Specialty: General Surgery
New Grads OK? No
Description

Responsible for working within a multi-physician inpatient hospital setting and provide first assist services primarily, but not limited to the General Surgery Service. Surgical assist may also be required for Orthopedic Surgery, Urology, GYN/Oncology and Vascular Surgery. Responsibilities will also include inpatient and Emergency Department care within normal scope of practice and as directed by the supervising physician(s). The Surgical Physician Assistant will also assess patients; obtain comprehensive history and physical exams; perform hospital rounds and write notes; order and perform routine diagnostic procedures; order and interpret routine laboratory values, develop and implement treatment plans; monitor therapeutic interventions; provide instruction and counseling to meet the patient and floor staff need as well as institute and change orders as directed by the supervising physician.

Required: Graduate of an accredited PA program. NCCPA board certification, NYS license or qualification for state licensure is required. Must have current BLS and ACLS certifications.