At Physician Affiliate Group of New York, P.C. (PAGNY), the health, safety and well being of our team members and potential future team members is of the utmost importance to us. As such, and due to the current situation related to the Coronavirus (COVID19), we will be leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure that we can continue to recruit and hire top talent. As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey. One of our Talent Acquisition team members will guide you throughout the interview process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have regarding our process.

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Physician Assistant - Psychiatry/Family Medicine - Coney Island - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time

  • Physician Assistant
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island
  • Brooklyn, New York
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In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island our teams accommodate more than 250,000 outpatient visits, more than 89,000 emergency room visits, and with 371 beds, more than 15,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center and NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.


We are currently accepting applications full time Physician Assistant in our Behavioral Health Department to assist with medical management of psychiatric inpatients.

Responsibilities Include:
- Assigned exclusively to medical management of patients in the psychiatric inpatient unit
- Perform history and physical examinations
- Order diagnostic tests based on assessments, develop treatment plans, prescribe drugs and other therapies as needed
- Make referrals as necessary, consulting with supervising medical provider when appropriate
- Maintain patient confidentiality
- Work collaboratively with other members of the medical team

- No X-waiver needed


- Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program
- BLS certification
- NYS License Required
- Current certification issued by the NCCPA (National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants)
- Experience working with a diverse and under-served patient population a plus
- Proven ability to work in a team environment
- Previous work experience with Psychiatric patients a plus

- Proof of Covid-19 vaccination required prior to hire