Betances Health Center

Position Title: Physician Assistant
Position Location:
280 Henry Street
New York, NY 10002

County: New York (Manhattan)

Contact Name: Human Resources Department
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 2122278401
Contact Fax: 2122278842

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

Physician Assistant

Betances Health Center is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our amazing team.

Job Responsibilities                                  

  • Provide direct patient care to Betances patients’;
  • Conduct pre-visit planning meeting with care team members prior to appointment utilizing visit planning sheet, recent test results and correspondences to determine needed services as per practice protocol.
  • Adhere to documentation and quality standards set by new York State and any other standards implemented by the Medical Director;
  • Maintain an ongoing relationship with back-up hospital and its professionals;
  • Timely completion of patient electronic medical record (EMR) including coding and patient care forms;
  • Order and interpret laboratory tests and x-rays, and make diagnoses and treatment plan;
  • Collaborate and receive or provide supervision with other physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician and Medical Assistants and students as assigned by the Medical Director;
  • Coordinate care with disease management or case management programs/providers.
  • Provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services;
  • Provide instruction, education and guidance regarding medical matters to the patient and/or family.
  • Provide visit summary to the patient and/or family.
  • Maintain active license and credentials;
  • Foster an environment that promotes trust and cooperation among patients and staff; maintain strict confidentiality concerning all patients and employee information;
  • Enforce clinic policies and procedures to ensure that the principles of Betances are implemented;
  • Participate in outreach activities, agency advocacy, and serve on ad hoc committees, as requested by Medical Director or designee;
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Medical Director or designee.

Licenses and Certification

Must be a NYS licensed Physician Assistant in good standing with all regulatory agencies

Experience

2-5 years’ experience in an ambulatory care setting with diverse population

Bilingual-Spanish preferred

Knowledge of or ability to learn Electronic Medical Records

Demonstrated ability to motivate, supervise, train and work respectfully as a collaborative member of a team



Special Instructions:

Qualified candidates, please forward resumes to Human Resources with salary requirements. Fax to (212) 227-8842 or email careers@betances.org



Compensation Range: 280 Henry St, Betances Health Center

Compensation Type: Salary

Travel Desired: Some Travel


Job Type: Nurse Practitioner_Physician’s Assistant


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