Position Title: Part-Time Physician Assistant Position Location: 650 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, New York 11217
County: Kings (Brooklyn)
Contact Name: Emmanuel Johnson Contact Email: Contact Phone: 7185969800
CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational
BROOKLYN PLAZA MEDICAL CENTER, INC., a Federally Qualified Health Center located in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Physician Assistant to work primarily at our Whitman-Ingersoll-Farragut site located at 297 Myrtle Avenue in Brooklyn.
In coordination with a licensed physician, the physician assistant is an independent provider, functioning in an expanded role at the Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center, Inc. With appropriate medical supervision, the provider will assume a comprehensive and responsible urgent care function in this primary care setting for adolescents, young adults, and older persons, in accordance with established protocols and/or customary medical practices.
Secure and record a complete health history including medical, surgical, family health, psychosocial, and assure an HIV/AIDS assessment; Become familiar with Health Plan Objectives and Health Center Program Expectations; Collaborate with the health team and other community agencies and resources through joint planning and coordination of activities in providing comprehensive care; Provide relevant health instructions to include nutrition, sexual counseling, and overall good health habits consistent with principles of health promotion and maintenance; Manage patient care activities for patients through proper diagnosis, treatment, consultation, specialty and hospital referrals, and patient tracking and follow-up.
Completion of a nationally recognized and approved Physician Assistant program.
Certification by the National Commission Certification of Physician Assistants.
Experience in an outpatient setting and familiarity with Community Health Center operations.
Current CPR/BLS certification.
Culturally competent with skills/experience working with diverse populations.
At least two years of patient care experience in an appropriate health care setting.
Interested Applicants may submit their CV/Resume to:
Mr. Emmanuel Johnson Human Resources Manager
Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center, Inc. E-Mail – firstname.lastname@example.org Fax – 718-596-9889