K.A. Recruiting

Emergency Physician Assistant

Westport, NY 12993

Job ID: EE3201 Job Type: Advanced Practice Practitioners (Physician Assistant)




Job Description and Performance Evaluation


Evaluation Period: ____________________ to__________________________


Position Information:

Job Title:

Physician Assistant

(ER & House Staff)

Reports to:


Staff Physicians

Medical Director

Department: Medical Staff




Review Signatures:




HR Director:



Job Summary:

Responsibilities of the Physician Assistant include providing professional emergency and primary care in a timely and effective manner to patients of all ages who present for treatment in the Emergency Room, Health Center, and Clinics. The Physician Assistant will provide “House Staff” support to all attending physicians to include patient admissions, routine and urgent medical support and daily rounding with Medical Staff on acute and extended care patients. All patient care will be provided under the general supervision of staff physicians and following established standards and practices, as well as Medical Staff By-Law guidelines.


Qualifications / Job Requirements:

Education / Skills Required:

Must be a certified Physician Assistant from an approved NYS program with specific training and/or experience performing general family practice medicine. Must have current ACLS, ATLS, BLS and PALS Certification and fulfill Physician Assistant continuing education and recertification requirements.
Requires knowledge of family practice medicine, knowledge of medical equipment and instruments pertinent to medical care, knowledge of common safety practices including Universal Precautions, knowledge of age specific health care maintenance needs, requires skills in identifying symptoms of illness and disease processes common to family practice medicine and organizing diagnostic and treatment regimens accordingly, skill in communicating effectively with patients, family, staff, supervising physician and consulting physicians, requires high degree of organizational skill.


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Emily Robinson
Healthcare Recruiter

Emily works for K.A. Recruiting which is an industry leading healthcare recruiting company. She is based out of Boston, but works nationwide to find her candidates the best possible opportunities in healthcare. Emily grew up in a large family full of healthcare professionals. After completing a degree in Communication it was only natural that she combined her two sets of knowledge into healthcare recruiting.

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