Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation logo
Full-time
On-site
New Hyde Park, New York, United States
$130,000 - $135,000 USD yearly

NP/PA- FULL TIME

The Parker Jewish Institute for Healthcare and Rehabilitation, located in New Hyde Park, NY, is seeking a Full Time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our team of dedicated specialists working in the Medical Department.

WORKING AT PARKER

The Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, conveniently located on the Queens-Nassau County border in New Hyde Park, New York, is a non-profit health care facility that offers short term rehabilitation, sub-acute care and nursing home care, as well as community-based health care encompassing adult day health care, home health care, and a hospice program that serves terminally ill patients in their own homes or in nursing facilities, including Parker's nursing home.

Quality care means hiring quality people, and Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation has a longstanding reputation for excellence and innovation in resident and patient care.

In addition to a friendly, collaborative environment and exciting career-growth opportunities, Parker Jewish Institute also offers these convenience factors:

  • A modern, safe and secure campus conveniently located on the Queens/Nassau County border that is easily accessible by public transportation or auto
  • Free parking
  • A superb, low-cost employee cafeteria
  • Central to excellent housing, superior school districts and excellent shopping
  • A variety of nearby child care options, colleges and universities  

POSITION OVERVIEW:

In this role working alongside caring, dedicated, and experienced Medical leadership, the Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will report to the Senior Vice President of Medical Services, or the supervisory Attending Physician, and is responsible for the delivery of compassionate and quality medical care of assigned residents in coordination with other members of the health care team.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Examine residents and deliver quality care in varied settings to include subacute, long term, rehab and outpatient care
  • Order diagnostic workups and tests and timely completion of medical records and discharge summaries in a timely manner
  • Assist in resident/patient/family education and re-examine, re-evaluate and modify care plans as necessary, including maintaining proper documentation in resident charts
  • Prescribe medication as necessary
  • Review all diagnostic testing results and make recommendations to findings
  • Ensure Encounter forms are completed accurately and in a timely manner
  • Educate and supervisor rotating medical and physician assistant students
  • Participate in on call monthly/weekend medical coverage
  • Maintain continual medical education credits

 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two (2) or more years of experience in a sub-acute or long term care facility administering medical care to residents
  • Graduate of an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program
  • Clean and active license as an NP or PA New York State, with prescriptive privileges
  • Proficient in SigmaCare or another EMR (Electronic Medical Record) software
  • Prior experience with the geriatric population

SUMMARY:

Parker provides a competitive salary along with comprehensive benefits to include medical insurance, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off and more.