Physician Assistant - Surgery

Job Title: Physician Assistant - Surgery
Job ID: 0299868334
Employer: Physician Affiliate Group of New York
Location: Bronx, NY
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant
Specialty: General Surgery
New Grads OK? No

In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi, Physician Affiliate Group of New York accommodates 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 The Trauma Center, 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.


The position of the Physician Assistant consists of providing advanced evidenced-based care and treatment to patients including but not limited to the following:

Performing history and physical examinations
Ordering diagnostic tests based on assessments
Developing treatment plans
Prescribing drugs and other therapies
Making referrals as necessary
Documenting findings in the electronic medical record
Consulting with supervising medical provider when appropriate
Counseling patients and families regarding care
Reviewing and responding to referrals from within and outside the clinic
Maintaining patient confidentiality

Master's and/or Bachelor's Degree

Physician Assistant certification/license
Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant educational program
Current NYS registration as a Physician Assistant
Current certification issued by the NCCPA
Must have proven ability to work in a team environment
Must be ACLS/BLS certified