Physician Assistant - Turning Point
Per-diem positions available at the Turning Point. The primary responsibility includes medical evaluation, assessment and treatment of all patients on the Detox and Rehab units under the direction of the attending physician; knowing, interpreting and implementing the policies and objectives of the Hospital, OASAS and JCAHO, as well as departmental operating guidlines; making daily rounds; performing historical and physical exams of patients; recording entries in patient medical chart, plus all related functions.
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills essential.
Completion of an approved Physician Assistant program by the NYS Department of Education with a minimum of one year of experience and NYS License/Registration required. Board certified from AAPA, CPR certification, and/or ACLS certification plus a working knowledge of chemical dependency highly preferred.
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