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Physician Assistant - Urology in Brooklyn, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/27/2018

Job Description

Brooklyn Hospital seeks a Physician Assistant for the Department of Urology.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform complete pre-operative History and Physicals on all surgical patients, identifying and alerting the surgeon to any disqualifying conditions that present
  • Serve as first assistant duties in all surgical procedures
  • Interprets laboratory and diagnostic tests
  • Orders, collects and performs appropriate laboratory and diagnostic studies, such as routine laboratory tests, EMG, electrocardiogram and radiologic examinations including arthrogram, ultrasound, CT, MRI and bone scan studies
  • Implements therapeutic intervention for specific conditions when appropriate
  • Formulates and implements discharge planning and clinical follow-up in conjunction with surgeon
  • Dictates discharge summaries
  • Evaluates and provides appropriate intervention (in conjunction with supervising surgeon) for ER and nursing home patients
  • Answers consults from the ED and other wards for Urology. 

Qualifications:

  • Licensed New York State Physician Assistant
  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Current Board Certification from the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Current BLS certification
  • D.E.A. Certificate
  • Infection Control Certificate