Job ID: 289498159  |  Last Updated: 2/9/2018

Physician Assistant

Employer
Albany County Corrections Facility
Location
Albany, NY
Applicant Contact
Carmelyn Vedar
Senior Recruiter Provider
(856) 985-4458

Job Description

In collaboration with the physician, this position is responsible for diagnosing, treating and providing medical services to inmates of the Department of Corrections consistent with community standards of care.

*Performs and documents patient evaluation, including taking the patients history and conducting a physical examination.
*Orders and interprets diagnostic tests.
*Writes orders for medical medications and treatments, under guidelines of licensure..
*May perform invasive procedures as necessary.
*Prescribes and monitors patient medications.
*Dictates discharge summaries and transfer orders.
*Maintains and follows patient care protocols.
*Works with members of the healthcare team in educating the patients of their medical care.
*Provides any necessary on call coverage.
*Continually updates clinical knowledge and skills through consultation, formal and informal education and review of literature for the benefit of themselves as well as for the healthcare team.
*All other duties as assigned.

4 pm to 10 pm M-F or can include weekend hours.

Employer Profile

CFG Health Network is a fast growing medical and behavioral health care company headquartered in Marlton, New Jersey. CFG offers broad-based medical, dental, and behavioral health care services to hospitals, schools, county correctional facilities and residential programs for children, and operates their own out-patient clinics in Marlton, Westampton, and West Deptford, New Jersey. CFG is continually seeking psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners (medical/psych), and medical physicians to join our growing network.

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