ENT Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner (Physician Assistant #)

  • Bronx, NY


: $186,460.00 - $186,460.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Nursing

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Essen Health Care has an immediate opening at Essen Medical Associates, Ear Nose and Throat Department for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with ENT experience. In this role, you will be working under the direction of our Otolaryngology (ENT) physician.

  • Evaluating and treating new ENT patients
  • Performing physical exams, obtain medical histories and records
  • Office -based procedures
  • Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultation and laboratory examinations
  • Prescribes and revises medical regimes
  • Interprets findings and plans of care according to collaborative practice agreements and protocols in designated areas
  • Provides patient/family education and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, and disease prevention
  • Participates in team meetings and conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to primary health care delivery,
  • Serves as liaison between patient and community, and acts as health care advocate
  • Identifies quality improvement issues and develops unit-based quality improvement programs, as well as standards of care and practice
  • Maintains a current level of knowledge relative to professional practice.
  • Acts as resource to staff and implements educational programs
  • Participates in the evaluation of the cost effectiveness of services provided
  • Performs related duties, as required


Comfortable working independently


Ability to maintain positive working relationships with physicians, hospital, and office staff


Must be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program and authorized by the state of New York to practice medicine with the supervision of a licensed physician

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited PA program required

Current New York State Physician Assistant licensure required

One to two years of experience as a Physician Assistant in Otolaryngology is preferred, however a motivated new graduate with excellent references will be considered

(If NP)

Master's Degree in a Nurse Practitioner Program, required

Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse AND a Nurse Practitioner New York State


Essen Health Care is an integrated healthcare delivery organization that provides high quality, compassionate, and accessible medical care to many of the most under-served residents of New York State. Guided by a population health model of care delivery, Essen's patient-centric approach is focused on meeting patient needs in all care settings. Founded in 1999, Essen clinicians provide care in all five boroughs of New York City. With 150 primary and specialty care physicians and almost 100 advanced clinicians, Essen Health Care is one of the largest, most comprehensive private medical groups in New York City, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care.

With five clinical divisions, patient care is provided in medical offices, 16 urgent care centers, hospitals, and nursing homes, as well as directly to patients in their homes. The Care Management division cares for the community by addressing social determinants of health through RNs, care managers and care coordinators. Essen clinicians provide quality care for nearly 30,000 patient lives across our five clinical divisions. Essen was one of the initial practices to have achieved 'Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home' designation in New York by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. In 2018, Essen Health Care was nominated for the Heritage Innovation Award. Essen continues to expand and grow in the five boroughs while extending its breadth of services and continuing to provide the communities with leading edge care. Visit us on the web at [Click Here to Apply]

Essen Health Care is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we seek candidates who desire to work in and serve an ethnically-diverse population. Essen Health Care provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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