Lead Physician AsstFacility: Good Samaritan Hosp Med Ctr Location: West Islip, NY Department: Advanced Practice Professional Category: Physician / Advance Practice Professional Schedule: Full Time, Variable Shifts, Variable Days Shift: Day, Evening and Night shifts Hours: 7a-7:30p; 7p-7:30a ReqNum: 6021615
Lead Advanced Practice Provider-Neurosurgery ICU
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Lead Neuro ICU APP reports directly to the Director of Advanced Practice Providers (APP). This role involves oversight of physician assistants (PA) and nurse practitioners (NP) in the Neuro ICU.
Planning, coordinating and participating in the delivery of APP services.
Adhering to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center and departmental policies and procedures, as well as all regulatory agency requirements.
Promoting and communicating commitment, values and ethics within the department.
Assisting with orientation of new hires and ensures employee has a clear understanding of position duties and responsibilities, policies and procedures, fire and safety regulations and other requirements.
Assisting the Director in developing standards of performance for APP's, evaluating performance in a timely manner, including annual evaluations, and initiating or making recommendations for personnel actions.
Keeping abreast of current literature and professional trends.
Attends meetings and participates on committees as directed.
PA-Bachelor's degree, Masters preferred. NP- Bachelor's Degree, Master's
Must be a graduate of a CAHEA approved Physician Assistant program or accredited Nurse Practitioner program.
Licensure/Certification: Current NYS license as a PA or NP in the field of medicine/surgery in which they are privileged.
Clinical expertise as a PA or NP in the field of medicine/surgery in which they are privileged. Excellent communication, problem solving, critical thinking and leadership.
Must be collaborative and team-oriented. Exhibit caring and compassion.
Knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point
At least five years Neuroscience clinical experience as an APP.
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.
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