Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center, Inc.

Position Title: Part-Time Physician Assistant
Position Location:
650 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States

County: Kings (Brooklyn)

Contact Name: Emmanuel Johnson
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 7185969800

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

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.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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 – ejohnson@brooklynplaza.org
Fax – 718-596-9889



Compensation Type: Hourly

Travel Desired: No Travel


Job Type: Nurse Practitioner_Physician’s Assistant


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