ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: PEDIATRIC/NEONATOLOGY Job Title: TH PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT I
Professional  Rank: SL-5 Descriptive Title: TH PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT I
Salary Range: $82,974.00-$125,854.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 52578
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: Variable; Days of week: Variable; Hours per week: 37.5
Brief Description of Duties:
The Physicianís Assistant will be assigned to the Neonatology Intensive Care Unit. He/she will conduct histories/admissions, discharge physical exams on term and pre-term infants and write daily progress notes and orders on ICU patients. He/she will perform lumbar punctures, venipunctures and arterial punctures and collection of blood samples, assist in exchange transfusions, prepare and administer I.V. fluids and medications, perform endotracheal intubations, metabolic screening tests: and transcutaneous blood gas monitoring. He/she will also assist in resuscitations in the delivery room, and participate in the neonatal transport program as part of the Regional Perinatal Center.

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: B.S. degree; related experience, preferably in Pediatrics. Current New York State license and registration as Physician Assistantís Assistant.
Posting ID: 15535 Ref #: B/PR-52578-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT I ), Line( 52578 ) and PostingID( 15535 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: 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.