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Join CCP Rheumatology!

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Our Rheumatology practice in Malta is growing! We are looking for a full time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our team!

Responsibilities:

  • Provide rheumatic ambulatory care services under the supervision of a physician including conducting examinations and writing prescriptions.
  • Collaborate with physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients.
  • Assess patient status by obtaining health history.
  • Order/perform laboratory diagnostic and other screening tests.
  • Treat illnesses, give injections, suture wounds.
  • Counsel patient/family on preventive health care.
  • Aid in cross-coverage.
  • Perform minor office procedures such as joint and trigger point injections, as well as suture removals. If not trained to do so, be willing to receive instruction.
  • Participate in peer reviews, chart reviews, staff education, clinical guideline development and other continuing education.

Requirements

  • License and active registration as a physician assistant or registered nurse/nurse practitioner in New York State. 
  • Physician Assistant: 
    • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in physician assistant studies and successful completion of physician assistant training program approved by the NYS Department of Education or accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, or a program that is determined by the Department to be the substantial equivalent of a licensure qualifying or accredited program.
    • Attainment of passing grade on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
    • At least one year of experience as a physician assistant.
    • Current CPR certification.
  • Nurse Practitioner: 
    • Successful completion of and graduation from a nurse practitioner education program acceptable to NYSED, or certification as a nurse practitioner by a national certifying organization acceptable to NYSED.
    • Successful completion of pharmacology coursework acceptable to NYSED.
    • Three years of professional nursing experience in an ambulatory setting preferred.
    • Experience as a nurse practitioner.
    • Current CPR certification.

If you are interested in this opportunity and have the desired qualifications, please Apply Now!  

Community Care Physicians offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and life insurances, paid holidays, paid time off, retirement plan, and much more in a business casual environment!  

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse intellectual, gender and ethnic perspectives to Community Care Physicians.  

Community Care Physicians is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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