We are Maimonides Medical Center, the largest hospital in Brooklyn and a major independent teaching hospital with a community hospital feel.
At Maimonides, we’re continuously expanding our services and remain at the forefront of innovative medicine. In fact, our Heart & Vascular Center ranks among the top 1% of hospitals in the US for heart attack/heart failure patient outcomes. We deliver more babies than any other hospital in New York State, have a Level l Trauma Center, and an accredited full service Cancer Center with Joint Commission Gold Star designation along with the distinction of Brooklyn’s only Children’s Hospital.
We are currently seeking energetic full time Physician Assistants to join our stroke team at the Jaffe Stroke Center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY-- a comprehensive stroke center certified by the Joint Commission, and designated by the New York State DOH. In this exciting role working closely with our stroke director and his staff, you will take part in management of patients in our eight-bed stroke unit, and emergency treatment of acute stroke.
Our program delivers the full range of available therapies for stroke, including intravenous and interventional approaches. In addition, we are involved in clinical research on new treatments for ischemic stroke. And, in fact, our Center has received the highest level award from the American Stroke Association, Target Stroke Elite Plus.
This is the perfect opportunity for a PA who loves to learn. Our program has a culture of continuous education, and thorough training You will have the opportunity to work with a group of people devoted to leadership in the field and excellence in patient care as well as work very closely with the Stroke Director and Vascular Neurology staff. In addition, we are involved in several research studies related to the clinical care of stroke.
This position is for flexible night and daytime coverage, including weekends. The majority of shifts are for night coverage.