To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
The Physician Assistant reports to the Medical Director of Occupational Health and under the direction of the attending physician/Director, Occupational Health to perform diversified medical duties and to assist in care of patients of all ages in Occupational Health.
Bachelor's degree required, licensed as a P.A. after June 30, 1992 (not required if licensed before) and successful completion of an accredited physician's assistant program. Must have had at least 60 hours of instruction in pharmacology in a PA program or other program approved by the State of Connecticut Department of Health Services. Must be licensed Physician's Assistant with valid Connecticut license.
One to three years of patient care experience in ambulatory, emergency, and occupational medicine preferred.
Current state license as Physician Assistant and certification maintenance by NCCPA.
Excellent clinical, interpersonal, and communication skills. Ability to work with a diverse group of providers across the health care continuum. Advanced computer skills a must.
In addition to coverage of Occ Med clinics Monday - Friday days, Urgent Care/Occ Med requires extended evening and weekend coverage.