Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS)

  • Physician Assistant - Primary Care (Bethel / White Lake)

    Job Location US-NY-Harris
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/25/2019 3:11 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-17972
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Employed Physician
    Shift Type
    D - Day
    FTE
    1
    Normal Working Schedule
    Days
    Campus
    Catskill Regional Medical Center
  • Overview

    Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) is a nonprofit corporation located in Middletown, NY, and is the parent company for Orange Regional and Catskill Regional Medical Centers. It provides specialty services and medical programs to nearly 450,000 residents in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region and has 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members. It is one of the largest health care providers in the area, with three hospital campuses and several outpatient facilities. Orange Regional Medical Group (ORMG) and Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) are new and growing multi-specialty, hospital-supported group medical practices with Board-certified Doctors, Board-certified Nurse Practitioners and Board-certified Advanced Practice Professionals providing outpatient and inpatient care servicing Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and beyond.  The region affords the charm and warmth of the suburbs with good schools, low taxes and a diverse community while offering a broad selection of world-class culture, shopping, restaurants, sporting venues, and entertainment for your leisure  just a short distance from New York City.

     

    Orange Regional Medical Center has begun construction on an exciting new 153,000 square foot, five-story physician office building and a 26,000 square foot, single-story cancer center at the hospital’s main campus. When completed in the fall of 2016, the $99 million project will help relocate many outpatient services currently provided at other off-campus locations into new, state-of-the-art buildings on the existing 73-acre hospital campus in Middletown. Both new buildings will be patient-centered healing environments incorporating all the latest technology and amenities for patients and families.

    Responsibilities

    An exempt position responsible for providing primary care service, including assessing, diagnosing, prescribing treating and educating patients.  Works closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care.  May specialize in a specific type of clinical care e.g. pediatrics, geriatrics.

    Qualifications

    QUALIFICATIONS:

     

    • Graduate of an Accredited Physician’s Assistant Program with clinical focus on Primary Care or more than 5 years of direct patient care in the field of office based Physician Assistant.
    • Current Physician’s Assistant Licensure in New York State
    • Successful completion and maintenance of National Commission on Certification of PA’s
    • Supervising Practice Agreement with the Medical Director of the Primary Care Program or their designee within the scope of practice of such supervising physician
    • Current BLS Certifications required.  ACLS, ATLS & PALS Certification preferred.

     

    Experience:  Three (3) years of professional Physician Assistant experience in a clinic setting.

     

    Special Qualifications: Current state Physician Assistant license.  Current state license as an advanced practice Physician Assistant with prescriptive authority  Current CPR/BLS certification.

     

    Physical Demands: Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time.  Occasionally requires lifting and carrying items weighing up to 10 pounds.  Requires correct vision and hearing to normal range.  Requires working under stress in emergency situations and occasionally may involve irregular work hours.

     

    Working Environment:  Temperature Controlled, Hospital Based Medical Office Space

     

    Employees Supervised:  Receptionist, Medical Assistants, L.P.N.’s, File Clerks and other support staff

     

    Degree of Supervision Required:  Minimal.  Must be able to work independently. May share in the supervision of RN’s, LPN’s and / or medical assistants, depending upon departmental organization.

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