ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: EMERGENCY MEDICINE Job Title: CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR (HS)
Professional  Rank: HS Descriptive Title: CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR/ PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience and qualifications Line Number: 24308
Additional Position Information: Interested applicants may apply via email: ninfa.mehta@downstate.edu Tel: 718-270-8296; Fax: 718-270-3283
Brief Description of Duties:
Conduct primary assessments, manage, stabilize and determine the disposition of patients who visit the Emergency Department for treatment. Assure quality patient care. Perform patient histories and physical examinations with federally mandated EMTALA. Record all patient encounters in the medical record. Perform laboratory and patient screening procedures. Perform diagnostic and therapeutic studies. Order and interpret diagnostic lab tests and radiological studies. Write orders for medications or other various therapies. Formulate other diagnostic impressions. Provide instruction and counseling for patients on issues regarding mental and physical health. Refer patients to the appropriate community health facilities and services. Refer to and converse with appropriate consultation services in regard to patient management. Participate in rounds at the start of the end of the shift. Assume all other responsibilities assigned by the chief or his/her designee. Teach and supervise Physician Assistant students in the clinical area.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: Bachelorís degree from an accredited Physician Assistant program. New York State P.A. license. Current New York State P.A. Registration. Current BCLS/ACLS/PALS. Board Certification. Minimum of 10 years experience working in Emergency Medicine.
Posting ID: 14786 Ref #: FAC/24308-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR (HS) ), Line( 24308 ) and PostingID( 14786 )
Ninfa Mehta, M.D.
Director, Dept of Emergency Medicine
ninfa.mehta@downstate.edu   M.S.C.
Tel: 718-270-8296
Fax: 718-270-3283

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.