Physician Assistant

Greenlife Healthcare Staffing Bronx , NY 10451

Posted 1 week ago

JOB TITLE (#1124):Physician Assistant

Bronx, NY

This established Internal Medicine practice located in Bronx NY is looking for aPhysician Assistant to join a growing team. Their staff is very friendly, team-oriented and their focus is on providing the absolute highest level of quality patient care.

Compensation and Benefits for the Physician Assistant:

  • The starting salary for this position is $110,000 - $130,000 per year.
  • There is a Full-time position
  • Benefits include Malpractice, Health Insurance, Vacation, PTO

Requirements of the Physician Assistant:

  • Must have an active New York State License
  • Must have at least one year of clinical experience
  • Excellent communication skills.

Responsibilities of the Physician Assistant:

  • Record patient medical history and symptoms.
  • Create patient care plans and contribute to existing plans.
  • Perform physical exams and patient observations.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Educating and counseling patients and their families.

Greenlife Healthcare Staffing is a nationwide recruitment agency, matching both new grads and advanced practitioners to hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, multi-specialty groups, and private practices.
If you would like to learn more about other opportunities we offer, please call our office: (800) 608-4025 or submit your Resume/CV to us.

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