Ascension Health Physician Assistant/Occupational Health/Lourdes Vestal/PRN in Vestal, New York

Job ID: 201352

Physician Assistant/Occupational Health/Lourdes Vestal/PRN

Vestal, New York

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Physician Assistant-NE

City, State: Vestal, NY

Location: Lourdes Vestal

Department: Occupational Health

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating, 0 Hours, Weekly

Marketing Statement

Lourdes is more than a great place to work. Since 1925, Lourdes has been committed to providing quality care to our community. We are a member of the nation's largest non-profit health organization, Ascension Health. The system includes over 50 hospitals, nursing homes, and psychiatric facilities in 20 states. Its purpose is to provide quality healthcare services to promote health, treat illness, and alleviate suffering.

In Binghamton, NY, the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region.

We have been fortunate in attracting talented, dedicated, and caring employees at all levels of our organization. Lourdes strives to afford employees the opportunity for creativity, continued education, and incentives to innovate.

In this service, we truly believe that the medical staff is a valued partner and that each employee's contribution plays a valuable and important role in achieving the quality care provided by our organization.

When you join us at Lourdes you'll become part of a team that prizes not only your professional talents, but your personal compassion as well. There is something unique in how we go about what we do. And, we hope that it may inspire you to join our team.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Physician Assistant-NE provides direct diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services under the supervision of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic procedures.

  • Provides and documents direct treatment and management of health conditions.

  • Provides counseling and education of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.

  • Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and care.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Physician Assistant with Prescriptive Authority credentialed from the New York State Education Department Office of Professions .

  • Certified Physician Assistant credentialed from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Graduate of AMA approved Physician Assistant program required and One (1) to two (2) years experience as a Certified Physician Assistant functioning in the area of practice preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be sumitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.