Physician Assistant, Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery-Josie Robertson Surgery Center
Job Posting Number: 16381
New York, NY
October 10, 2017
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Physician Assistant, Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery
The Josie Robertson Surgery Center (JRSC) is a first-of-its-kind, freestanding outpatient and short-stay cancer surgery facility that delivers exceptional care to patients while utilizing the latest in surgical technology. The Center re-designs the way in which perioperative cancer care is provided, with an emphasis on innovation, continuous data-driven improvement, and an optimized patient experience. The opening of this new facility marked a new direction at MSK by focusing expertise on the delivery of high quality, cost effective surgical treatment of cancer that will complement a long established reputation for excellent surgical care of patients with advanced, complex cancers. Through the JRSC, MSK has developed a safe, efficient, patient-friendly, high-volume, high-quality, extended ambulatory surgical program committed to continual quality improvement and patient and provider satisfaction.
We are currently seeking a surgical Physician Assistant to join our JRSC Plastics and Reconstruction team to work with MSK’s world renowned surgeons.
First and Second OR Assist
Collaborate with members of our multidisciplinary team
Participate in process improvement/efficiency initiatives
Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders
- Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently
- An effective communicator
- Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people
- Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
Qualifications needed are:
Graduate from an accredited PA program
Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure
A minimum of 2 years of related experience in Plastics and Reconstructive surgery preferred
New graduates are welcome to apply
Hours: Full-time 10 hour days/ Flexed Monday – Friday
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