Pain Management Physician Assistant-Certified

Medalliance Medical Health Services - Bronx, NY (30+ days ago)


Expanding State Of The Art Article 28 Licensed facility in the Fordham Area of the Bronx and Washington Heights Is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our interdisciplinary team of highly skilled professionals.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Licensed Physician Assistant. Must be interested in Pain Management. We sponsor cadaver training for Joint Injection under ultrasound, Trigger Point Injection and pain injection.

JOB SUMMARY:

This is primarily an Interventional Pain Management Practice Under the supervision of Two Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation MD provide care to patients. There is another pain management Physician Assistant who will assist in the transition phase.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Takes, records and reviews medical and social history
  • Performs physical exams
  • Reviews laboratory data and orders laboratory tests as appropriate.
  • Perform screening tests as indicated.
  • Evaluate patients based on findings and prescribes treatment regimen, in accordance with established medical protocols.
  • Assess patients and recommends/prescribes appropriate contraceptive method with counseling and/or referral, as indicated.
  • Participates in a team approach to patient care being cognizant of and responsive to the needs of nursing, social services and medical personnel as each disciple provides care to patient.
  • Writes medical orders and prescriptions for patients in accordance to the current state regulations for licensed nurse practitioners.
  • Participates in staff training and education.
  • Acts as a resource person for staff regarding health-related topics.
  • Recognizes an on-going responsibility to work for the continuing improvement in the overall functioning of her/his specific area of patient care and makes appropriate suggestions in this regard.
  • Participates in Quality Assurance functions as requested.
  • Have regular supervisory sessions with Collaborative practice physician which includes chart review

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Physician Assistant, Physiatry/ Pain Management Or Orthopedics: 2 years (Required)