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Job Title: Per Diem Physician Assistant

Company: WMC Advanced Physician Services PC

City/State: Margaretville, NY

Category: Advanced Clinical Providers

Department: HealthAlliance Physicians

Position: Per Diem

Hours: per diem

Shift: Day

Req #: 14401

Job Details:

Per Diem-Physician AssistantHealth Alliance Hudson Valley, part of the WMCHealth Network, is seeking a per diem Physician Assistant in Kingston, NY. The following is a summary of the essential functions of this job. The employee may perform other duties, both major and minor, that are not mentioned below; and specific functions may change from time to time.1. Performs detailed and accurate historyscore: N/A2. Performs appropriate physical examinationscore: N/A3. Orders appropriate diagnostic tests based on history, exam, signs, and symptomsscore: N/A4. Recognizes abnormalities in test results (lab, radiology, EKG) and other appropriate treatment with physician consultationscore: N/A5. Patient instructions and counseling is appropriatescore: N/A6. Initiates and facilitates referral/transfer of patients with physician consultation for subsequent medical carescore: N/A7. Provides appropriate documentation in medical record of history, physical, diagnosis, record of treatment, condition on discharge, patient instructions, and follow-upscore: N/A8. Appropriate management of medical issuesscore: N/A9. Appropriate management of surgical issuesscore: N/A10. Appropriate management of trauma issuesscore: N/A11. Acts rapidly, effectively and manages self, patients and other employees during emergency situationsscore: N/A12. Performs phlebotomies/IV access as neededscore: N/A13. Shows proficiency in intubationscore: N/A 14. Participates in the Quality Improvement program as requested by the Medical Director Essential Job Qualifications

Education:

Graduate of an accredited program for Physician Assistants or Nurse Practitioners with current licensure in the State of New York.

Experience:

Two (2) years minimum in emergency department

Training/License:

BLS, ACLS and ATLS PALS

Other:

Job Specific Contacts Position reports to (title): Emergency Department Medical Director Position provides direction to (title(s)): RN, LPN, prehospital provider and any other hospital staff as deemed necessary Patient Populations Served All Ages About HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley:HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley operates a 315-bed healthcare system comprising HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary’s Avenue Campus and HealthAlliance Hospital: Broadway Campus in Kingston, NY, and Margaretville Hospital in Margaretville, NY. It also operates Mountainside Residential Care Center, an 82-bed facility in Margaretville. As Ulster County’s largest employer, HealthAlliance is committed to attracting the best-qualified medical and support staff; providing outstanding, responsive, coordinated, compassionate patient- and family-centered care; excelling in clinical outcomes and patient experiences; and ensuring patient rights, privacy and respect are honored at all times, while improving the overall health and well-being of the diverse communities it serves. For more information, visit hahv.orgAbout WMCHealth:WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.How to Apply:For more information, contact Andrea Ruggiero, Advanced Clinical Recruiter at (914) 493-2176 or by email at Andrea.Ruggiero@WMCHealth.orgWestchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer