Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant

Location US-NY-Long Island
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/19/2021 2:44 PM)
Job ID
Advanced Practitioner - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Emp Status
Regular Full-Time
Hours per Week


How you move is why we’re here. ®

Now more than ever.

Get back to what you need and love to do.

The possibilities are endless...


Now more than ever, our guiding principles are helping us in our search for exceptional talent - candidates who align with our unique workplace culture and who want to maximize the abundant opportunities for growth and success. If this describes you then let’s talk!


HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a recipient of the Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment.


Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise.


Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant


Full-Time 7a-3p with Saturday rotations




The Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) is an advanced practice nurse/PA who is licensed to practice medicine.  Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) NPs/PAs are committed to personalized, high-quality healthcare and are held to the same legal and ethical standards of care as physicians and surgeons.  Autonomously and in collaboration with healthcare professionals and other individuals, the NP/PA provides a full range or primary, acute, and specialty healthcare services including:

  • Diagnosing and treating acute sports related musculoskeletal injuries including, but not limited to:
    • Strains, sprains, minor dislocations and closed fractures
    • Painful, swollen or injured joints of the ankle, back, elbow, foot, hand, hip, knee, neck, and shoulder
    • Pediatric injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Suturing

This position is located in Manhattan at 1233 2nd Avenue.




Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Obtains/Maintains both FNP and RN licenses in New York State
  • Master's in Nursing required, Doctorate of Nursing preferred
  • Obtain/Maintain National board certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) from an agency accredited by the American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) (e.g. ANCC, AANP)
  • Experience with injections, aspirations, and casting required
  • BLS via American Heart Association

Physican Assistant


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited PA program. Masters preferred.
  • Current NYS Physician Assistant license and registration. NCCPA board certifications
  • Experience with injections, aspirations, and casting required
  • BLS via American Heart Association

Preferred Qualifications


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a practicing FNP/PA preferred with experience in sports medicine and/or emergency medicine experience preferred
  • Experience with electronic health record (EPIC) preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Critical thinking, in-depth experience, professional knowledge in area of specialty; updated on the latest new, trends, and treatments. Time management/organization: handles and effectively manages a daily caseload; experience with varied work schedule (flexibility); adaptable
  • Collaboration and teamwork: utilizes clinical colleagues (MDs, PAs, NPs, RNs) for advisement when necessary; develops and coordinates appropriate plan of care.
  • Interpersonal: confident, works well under pressure, responsible, caring, sympathetic and compassionate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Maintains proper patient records
  • Utilizes evidence-based practice
  • Committed to best practices; maintains clinical competency
  • Promotes quality healthcare; seeks to improve and impact clinical outcomes
  • Engaged in self-directed continued learning and professional development
  • Leads and participates in both professional and lay healthcare forums, conducts research, and applies findings to clinical practice

Other Requirements



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