AdvantageCare Physicians (ACPNY)

  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Internal Medicine

    ID
    2018-5222
    Office Name
    Flatbush
    Type
    Full Time
    City
    Brooklyn
    Union / Non-Union
    Non-Union
    Primary Location
    US-NY-Brooklyn
    Daily Schedule
    TBD
    Dept/Spec
    Internal Medicine [72007]
  • Overview

    AdvantageCare Physicians is the largest physician led outpatient medical office in the New York Metropolitan Area. With 36 medical offices in the Brooklyn, Long Island, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island, we aspire to be the preferred care destination for our patients and the communities we serve. This vision is accomplished through focusing our care on the needs of our patients as we partner with them in the pursuit of better health. Each and every day, our actions should be guided by these principles as we interact with our patients, each other and our communities. The values that drive the AdvantageCare Physicians culture include a caring attitude, quality focus, collaboration, excellence and good citizenship. By integrating these behaviors into our day-to-day operations, we can deliver the highest quality healthcare while also creating positive patient experiences.

     

    Job Summary

     We are seeking Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to provide medical services in collaboration with our primary care physicians. Join us in pursuit of high quality patient care to provide a full scope of primary care services including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventive care and health maintenance.

     

    Responsibilities

     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

     

    • Obtains and documents patient history as appropriate to chief complaint or reason for visit.
    • Conducts relevant physical exam and evaluates patient, documenting pertinent positive and negative findings.
    • Diagnoses and treats disease and manages chronic illness.
    • Prescribes medication in accordance with New York State and federal law.
    • Orders appropriate laboratory, radiological and special examinations or tests; interprets results.
    • Provides preventative health services, including health education and counseling.
    • Collaborates with other clinicians and staff members to ensure continuity of care of patients.
    • Performs other job-related duties as required. Staff educational programs and meetings.

     

     

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Graduate of a Physician Assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) OR Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner education program registered by the NYS Education Department
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills   
    • Current New York State Physician Assistant License OR Licensed and currently registered as a Registered Nurse by NYS
    • Current Board Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) OR Current New York State Registration as Nurse Practitioner
    • Current Board Certification as an NP from a NYS approved accrediting body (FOR NURSE PRACTITIONER)
    • Be eligible for Medicare/Medicaid Enrollment
    • Pre-employment background check, health physical and drug screening

    Preferred:

    • Master's Degree
    • 1-3 years of related experience
    • Experience working with diverse populations in an ambulatory healthcare setting

     

    Medical Office Hours of Operation

    • Monday-Wednesday      8:00AM – 6:00PM
    • Thursday                       8:00AM – 8:00PM
    • Friday                           8:00AM – 5:00PM
    • Saturday                       8:00AM – 1:00PM

    Competitive Benefit Package

     

    • Competitive Base Salary
    • Sign-on Bonus
    • Malpractice Insurance
    • Continuing Medical Education (CME) Reimbursement
    • Medical/Dental/Vision Health Insurance
    • 401K Retirement Plan

     

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