Physician Assistant Department of Medicine

  • Job Reference: 619437983-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Clinical Management Consultants
  • Location: Paterson, New Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A Magnet designated acute care hospital located in northern New Jersey that is currently searching for multiple experienced Physician Assistant Department of Medicine to join their healthcare team.

This long-standing healthcare organization was founded over 100 years ago and today is home to more than 300-beds and offers a full spectrum of medical and surgical services. This newly remodeled facility utilizes the latest technologies to provide a world class standard of care. This facility is regionally known as one of the largest healthcare providers in the area and is proud to care for nearly 20,000 admissions and 85,000 emergency room visits each year.

The Physician Assistant will join the Department of Medicine and provide medical care and treatment to patients in medical-surgical and telemetry units. The Physician Assistant will take detailed patient histories, perform physical examinations, order and interpret diagnostic tests, identify patients' illnesses and health needs, prescribe medication or other forms of treatment, refers patients to specialists for consultations, and assists with discharge planning. This is shift-based schedule with seven 10-hour shifts per pay period, and one 10-hour shift devoted to administrative time.

Requirements Include:

  • Graduate degree from an accredited PA school
  • Licensure as a PA Physician Assistant in New Jersey
  • Certification as a PA by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Critical Care, Medical-Surgical, or Telemetry experience proffered

This hospital is located in in Hudson County, an area of northern New Jersey that is known as one of the best places to live. This region is known to attract many families and young professionals. There are many restaurants, bars, coffee shops, parks, and stores to explore in this central city.

This award-winning healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including an industry leading benefit package for those who qualify. Relocation assistance may be provided.