WMC Health Network

Physician Assistant-Neurology-Westchester Medical Center-Sign on Bonus

Valhalla, NY

$129-157k
full-time
Inpatient

Westchester Medical Center

Job Highlights

  • Less than 3 Hours from a Ski Resort
  • Great Nightlife Nearby
  • Willing to Pay for Licensing
  • Be a part of an expanding Neurology team and manage patients on the floor and step-down units. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be a part of a rapidly expanding Physician Assistant (PA) role. The Neuroscience PA will provide inpatient care under the supervision of a dedicated Neurologist.

    Shift/Status:

    Night shift or Day Shift

    Qualifications / Requirements:

    • Candidates must be board-certified as Physician Assistant and possess or be able to obtain a license in New York
    • Ideal candidates will have at least 1-year minimum experience
    • Newly accredited practitioners with interest and abilities in Neurology will be considered and are encouraged to apply
    • Must have excellent communication skills and demonstrate the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide direct and independent patient care and supports physicians in caring for all inpatient hospital neurology patients
    • The PA will be responsible to perform medical and neurological evaluations, treatment, follow-ups and consultations for all general neurology and stroke patients
    • Confers with attending physicians, residents, nursing staff, and/or other care providers to ensure optimum quality of patient care
    • Will act as a liaison between the Neurological Team and patients/families
    • Assists with discharge planning and follow up care plans
    • Serves on departmental and multidisciplinary committees, which influence or determine policies affecting medical practice
    • Will be given opportunities to perform procedures such a lumbar punctures, line removals and feeding tube placements
    • Willing to train and orient the right candidate!

    About Us:

    WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2, and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state-of-the-art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    About WMC Health Network

    The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.

    Compensation Details

    $129-157k

    Other: -Comprehensive salary and benefits package which includes malpractice coverage, CME Allowance, and 401k -The highest standard of quality practice backed by comprehensive and collaborative support services -Opportunities for continued professional development, mentoring and career advancement. -Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physicians Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Location Insights

    • A

      Access to Outdoor Activities

    • A

      Public Schools

    • A-

      Access to Parks

    • B+

      Overall

    • B

      Access to Restaurants

    • B

      Commute

    • Total Population

      3,536

    • Median Rent

      $2,244

    • Median Home Value

      $566,000

    • Median Income

      $110,385

    Posted January 22, 2024