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Physician Assistants who practice in Orthopaedics

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Orange - California

Posted Date: July 28, 2015

Well Established Private Orthopedic/Upper Extremity Group in Orange, California, seeking a Full Time Physician Assistant.  The PA will be an extension of the group and will exhibit the ability to practice independent decision-making regarding the care of patients while being supervised. 

Job Duites: 

  • Responsibilities include treatment of injured workers and patients with a variety of referral sources.
  • Establishing diagnosis, and formulation of a treatment plan.
  • Pre-surgery and post-surgery follow ups.
  • Casting/splinting experience helpful but not required.
  • Must be proficient in administering injections and proper interpretation of x-rays.
  • Field patient calls, address patient concerns and fill out appropriate paperwork commensurate with his/her expertise.
  • First Assistant in surgical procedures and round on hospital inpatients.
  • Some Overtime required.

Requirements: 

  • Valid PA License and DEA# in California and must have completed an accredited physician assistant program.
  • At least 1 year Orthopedic experience required.
  • Computer literacy is a requirement.  PACS system utilized.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a team.
  • Must be able to manage time and perform tasks with optimal efficiency.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401K, CME allowance, paid vacation, and payment of hospital staff dues and licensures. 

All qualified candidates please email CV to kts001@prodigy.net

 

Saginaw - Michigan

Posted Date: July 27, 2015

We are looking for an energetic, team-oriented, physician assistant. The provider who fills this position will work in collaboration with a busy orthopaedic surgeon and see patients primarily in clinic. Our area boasts two ACS-verified Level 2 trauma centers. Our diverse patient population includes single extremity trauma, joint replacement, fracture care, and sport medicine. Practice serves as team physicians for Division II university athletics, working with numerous area high schools. This position offers an excellent opportunity for autonomy, including the opportunity to run your own fracture clinic. Experience preferred but not required. We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience. Clinic hours are Monday through Friday 8:30AM-5PM with some flexibility in days and hours.

Contact:

 

Roslyn - New York

Posted Date: July 24, 2015

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Orthopedics * Per Diem

St. Francis Hospital- The Heart Center
Roslyn, New York

 

St. Francis Hospital, affiliated with Catholic Health Services of Long Island, was named one of the country’s “Best Places to Work” by Modern Healthcare Magazine, and ranked among the nation’s top hospitals for Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Geriatrics and Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report. Along with being the only designated cardiac specialty hospital in NY State, we are the only hospital on Long Island to be nationally ranked in any of the 16 data-driven adult specialties, and are proud to be celebrating our ninth consecutive year listed among the Best Hospitals in America.

Travelling between our Roslyn, Long Island and Manhattan locations, you will be an integral part of the delivery of high quality health care practices, while assisting with patient assessments, and providing support for our orthopedic efforts. You will be expected to:

  • Provide a high level of direct patient care under the direction of a supervising physician in the hospital setting
  • Partner with the surgical and medical team in the evaluation and treatment of patients
  • Collect and document data, conduct diagnostics and therapeutic procedures, order and schedule laboratory studies and perform professional consultations

To qualify, you must have a Bachelor’s Degree, valid New York State license with Certification as a Physician’s Assistant, and 1 year of orthopedic experience. ACLS required. You must also be flexible to travel between locations, and possess excellent teamwork and communication skills.

We offer a competitive compensation package along with a dynamic work atmosphere. For immediate consideration, please apply online by going to: www.stfrancisheartcenter.com and clicking on “Careers”

ST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL
A Member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Indian Harbour Beach - Florida

Posted Date: July 22, 2015

3D Sports Medicine & Joint Center, Inc. is a single doctor Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine practice seeking an experienced, full time Physician Assistant.

The PA will assist in surgery and will conduct follow up appointments ranging from hand injuries, sports medicine, trauma, advanced arthroscopy, and general Orthopaedics. The PA will also assist in wound management, casting, splinting, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant program.
  • 1-year previous experience in Orthopaedics.
  • Experience in surgical Orthopaedic cases required.
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS certified.
  • Possesses a NPI (National Provider Identifier) from CMS as rendering provider and/or Medicare PINs and UPINs or their Medicaid provider number.

Contact:

Julia Watt
Office Manager
2194 Highway A1A Suite 104
Indian Harbour Beach, FL  32937
Phone: (321) 610-8939
Fax: (321) 622-8728
Email: office@3dsportsmed.com
Website: www.3dsportsmed.com

Grayling - Houghton Lake - Michigan

Posted Date: July 22, 2015

Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital is looking for a physician assitant (or maybe even two) to work full-time in an outpatient setting with Cyndi Rubert, MD.  Dr.  Rubert is employed by Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital and does all of her surgical work at this hospital.  Her outpatient practice is in Prudenville Michigan, on the south short of Houghton Lake, about 30 minutes from the hospital. 

This opportunity is to work Monday through Friday, daytime hours (no nights, weekends or call) doing strictly outpatient care with orthopedic patients.      Responsibilities include injections (about half of the patient load), pre-operative historys and physicals, wound care and post-op follow up care. 

Previous orthopedic or musculoskeletal experience preferred however will train a candidate with ortho interest, good critical thinking skills and ability to work independently once trained.

Prudenville is a beautiful 4 season recreational area located in north central Michigan. 

Interested candidates should contact our in-house recruiter:

Susan Sanford
ssanford@mhc.net

1-800-395-4128 

 

Manchester - Tennessee

Posted Date: July 21, 2015

 

Seven Springs Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine has an opening in our Manchester, TN location.  We are searching for a self motivated full time PA with 3-5 yrs of office based Orthopaedics to take the lead in this growing clinic. This position allows for 100% autonomy with excellent Ortho Surgeon supervision and support. You must be able to think on your own and be comfortable with all office based procedures such as injections, minor fracture reductions, casting, splinting ect.  This is our newest of 5 locations and is in need of a provider to take the reigns and make it his/her own.  Manchester, TN is located 20 min. from Murfreesboro, TN and well as lakes and the mountains, its a great place to raise a family and is perfect for an active lifestyle.  Daily duties include seeing office patients and supervision of office staff.  The PA will have a weekly onsite MD presence as well and is avail. at all times for consult.  If you think you are up for a challenge/chance of a lifetime, then its time to jump on this fast moving train.

Job features:

1. Full-time clinic based Orthopaedic practice with 100% autonomy 

2. Many procedures including: casting, injections, bracing, fracture reduction and other minor procedures

3. No weekends

4. Mon - Fri 8-5

5. Call duties for your patients only

Salary:

$100,000 base, experience dependent, with aggressive incentive bonus structure based on RVU model. 

If you are ready to jump at an opportunity of of lifetime, then this is your opportunity!!

Call us at 615-370-9992
Email: stu@sevenspringsortho.com

www.sevenspringsortho.com

Washington - Missouri

Posted Date: July 21, 2015

Mercy Clinic, a regional and national recognized leader in healthcare, is actively recruiting a Physician Assistant to join our Orthopedic Surgery team in Washington, Missouri.

Mercy is a strong, physician-led and professionally managed integrated health care system with more than 700 physicians, 45 medical specialties serving six counties. We are part of the Sisters of Mercy Health System, the sixth largest Catholic Health System in the nation. Located in seven states, Mercy is comprised of 34 hospitals employing 40,000 coworkers.

This Opportunity Includes:

  • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vacation and CME
  • Epic Software System, which is an innovative tool that helps us fulfill our commitment to serving patients with the highest levels of safety, quality care and personal service. “One patient, One record.”

At Mercy we make a difference by touching the lives of those we serve with compassion and exceptional service.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply online at www.mercy.net/careers
 

Megan Sievers
Associate Recruiter - Talent Selection
Mercy Clinic - East Community
Office: 314-364-3840 | Fax: 314-364-2597

Linden - New Jersey

Posted Date: July 20, 2015

Job Summary: FULL TIME PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

MUST BE A CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - PA-C

Provides patient services under the direct supervision and responsibility of the designated supervising staff physician, including assisting surgical physician in surgical cases, obtaining medical and personal histories, participating in hospital and Surgery Center cases, educating patients and families, and prioritizing and assessing patients.

  • Documents involvement with patient care, promptly, accurately, and completely.
  • ASSISTS IN SURGICAL PROCEDURES.
    • Acts as first assistant in surgical procedures in the main operating room and performs minor procedures independently under the supervision of the surgeon.
    • Communicates all relevant information to patients and family members in a calm and professional manner.
    • Participates in research activities if required.
  • MAINTAINS EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION WITH SUPERVISING PHYSICIAN AND OTHER PATIENT CARE GIVERS REGARDING PATIENT CARE DECISIONS.
    • Communicates in a clear and concise manner any information that may influence the patient's treatment program or well-being, including preparing clinical progress notes and other required documentation in a timely manner and in accordance with the practice policies.
    • Dictates or records complete and accurate information in patients' records.
    • PERFORMS OTHER POSITION APPROPRIATE DUTIES AS REQUIRED IN A COMPETENT, PROFESSIONAL AND COURTEOUS MANNER.
  • REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITY:
    • Bachelor's degree/MS PA
    • Takes responsibility to understand and complete professional and technical requirements and provide the practice with the necessary documentation on such requirements. Travel is Required.

Contact info: Ruby Ramos , CEO 908-349-0566 rramos@unioncountyortho.com

San Diego - California

Posted Date: July 20, 2015

Sharp Rees -Stealy Medical Group, a large multispecialty medical group in San Diego, California, is seeking a Full-Time Physician Assistant who has experience and expertise in managing patients with acute and chronic spine conditions. This person will be able to work with a high level of autonomy in an outpatient setting and should have experience in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with both operative and non-operative spine pain.  Experience working in an Orthopedic Spine Surgery practice or Neurosurgery Spine surgery practice is preferred. The applicant will be or is eligible to be licensed to practice in the State of California. 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, the names and addresses of three references who we can contact to:  Lori.miller@sharp.com or fax: 619-233-4730 

 

Sharp Rees- Stealy MedicalGroup is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer

Lebanon - New Hampshire

Posted Date: July 16, 2015

Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics
Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lebanon, NH

As a result of significant program expansion, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) is pleased to announce several openings for outpatient Physician Assistant providers in the following subspecialties; hand/upper extremity, lower extremity, joint arthroplasty, pediatrics, sports and trauma within the Department of Orthopaedics. These positions will work in collaboration with our world-class team of Orthopaedic Surgeons providing the highest standards of quality patient focused care across all aspects of treatment.

Key Responsibilities Include:

• Initiates appropriate diagnostic tests to evaluate the patient's condition.
• Assesses the findings and history, review of systems, physical examination and diagnostic tests.
• Develops implements and manages therapeutic treatment regimens in collaboration with staff orthopaedists.
• Performs complete history and physical examinations.
• Provides pre- and postoperative education and ongoing support to orthopaedic patients and their caregivers.
• Promotes teamwork and patient centered care.

We are ideally seeking a Physician Assistant who brings experience and clinical competency to Orthopaedic patients.  This position holds a faculty rank at the level of Instructor through The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, located in Lebanon, NH on the Vermont/New Hampshire border is New Hampshire’s only integrated, academic, Level I trauma center. Home to the prestigious Ivy League Dartmouth College, the Lebanon/Hanover area is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center includes a modern 400-bed tertiary care hospital, research and clinical facilities for the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Norris Cotton Cancer Center and the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic. In addition, we were the first hospital in New Hampshire to receive Magnet status and have been consistently rated one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

Please submit CV and cover letter at http://www.dhproviders.org

Cover letter should be addressed to:
Kyle R. Hayman 
Clinical Faculty Recruiter
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Plymouth/Duxbury - Massachusetts

Posted Date: July 15, 2015

Private practice orthopedic spine surgeon seeking PA. 

Responsibilities would include OR first assist 2-3 days/week, inpatient rounding and consultations, as well as 2-3 days/week outpatient office hours.  On call with MD for light general ortho coverage to include q6 weekends and q6 weeknights in a community hospital setting.  Competitive salary and benefits with productivity bonus.  Practice and hospital are well run and rapidly expanding with high employee satisfaction and low job turnover.  Beautiful historic beachside community on South Coast of MA, short drive to Boston and Cape Cod.  Great outdoor recreational opportunities and public schools, perfect for young families.

All inquiries please submit resume and 2 references to sleckie@bidplymouth.org.

Asheville - North Carolina

Posted Date: July 13, 2015

Blue Ridge Bone & Joint is Western North Carolina's leading center for orthopaedic surgery and musculoskeletal care.  Our comprehensive team of eighteen surgeons, one interventional physiatrist physician, two sports medicine family practice physicians along with physician extenders deliver general orthopaedic care as well as complete subspecialty care.

Our Same Day Sports Injury Clinic has been very successful and we are looking to expand this to include evening and Saturday hours.  We are seeking an experienced orthopaedic physician assistant to work in the clinic from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Monday through Friday and from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturdays.  This fulltime (30hrs/wk) position offers a competitive benefit package including a 401(k) profit sharing plan, along with a competitive hourly rate of pay.  The ideal candidate has 3+ years experience in orthopaedics and is comfortable seeing patients independently with physician back up.  This schedule would provide the employee with their daytime hours free to enjoy all that the Asheville/Hendersonville area has to offer including hiking, biking and other outdoor activities.

For more information regarding our physician-owned private practice, please visit our website at www.brbj.com.  To apply, please submit your CV to Judy Webster, HR Director at jwebster@brbj.com or telephone 828-281-7149.   

Baltimore - Maryland

Posted Date: July 10, 2015

Busy Spine surgeon seeks a highly professional, experienced physician assistant to work in one of America's Best Hospitals and in the office of a nationally recognized spine surgeon. This hosptial received the FIrst in the State of Maryland Gold Seal of Approval for Spine Surgery by the Joint Commission.

The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years of experience in orthopaedics. Spine experience preferred. Good computer skills and knowledge of electronic medical records and passionate about patient care.

Excellent benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.

Please forward CV and salary requirements to Michaele.Morrison@medstar.net

Boston - Massachusetts

Posted Date: July 9, 2015

Job opening for an PA to work with an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon in private practice at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston Massachusetts.  Unique opportunity to join well established  practice associated with one of the top teaching hospitals in the country.  The position will involve primarily out-patient, office based practice related responsibilities including but not limited to performing new and follow-up patient evaluations; peri-operative patient care including performing a history and physical examination, the organization of laboratory test results, radiographic studies and pre-operative consults, obtain informed consent, and guide pre-operative patient education; assist office personnel in the telephone triage of new patients; manage outpatient medication needs; assist in the filling out of insurance, disability and workman’s compensation forms.   At times some responsibilities may also involve  the care of in-patients, including rounding and acting as first assist in the operating room, depending on the interests of the applicant and practice needs.

Generous benefits available with salary commensurate to experience.

Interested applicants can contact:

Nancy Nicosia
Practice Administrator
30 Lancaster St
Boston Ma 02114
(p) 617 227 9300 x13
(f) 617 227 3900
nnicosia@partners.org

 

 

 

Glendale - California

Posted Date: July 9, 2015

Physician Assistant needed for a busy Orthopedic practice in Glendale, California.

This is a clinic and hospital based full-time position with a busy orthopedic surgeon and a growing practice. The physician is on staff at local hospitals in the Glendale area.  The PA will act as an extension of the physician and will exhibit the ability and aptitude to practice independent decision-making in regards to patient care.  The PA will take direction from the physician however, over time will acquire increasingly higher levels of autonomy and responsibility.

Job responsibilities:

  • The physician assistant will be required to work effectively in both hospital and clinical environments. This involves the examination of patients, establishing diagnoses and formulating treatment plans.
  • The physician assistant must be proficient at administering injections and proper interpretation of x-rays.
  • The physician assistant will also field patient calls/emails, address patient concerns, and fill out appropriate paperwork commensurate with his/her expertise.
  • The physician assistant will act as first assistant in all surgical procedures and round on hospital inpatients. He/she will work with all relevant medical departments in regards to case management while coordinating and managing the course of the patient’s hospital stay.

Requirements:

  • Must have an active and valid physician assistant license and DEA # in California and have completed an accredited physician assistant program.
  • At least one year orthopedic experience preferred (but not necessary).
  • Computer literacy is a requirement – this is a paperless office. PACS system is also in place.
  • Must possess strong inter-personal skills and the ability to work with a team.
  • Must be able to manage time and perform tasks with optimal efficiency and efficacy.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits include medical insurance, CME allowance, paid vacation, and payment of hospital staff duties and licensures.

All qualified candidates please email CV to:  Glendale.Ortho.PA@gmail.com

Sycamore - Illinois

Posted Date: July 2, 2015

About the Position

Midwest Orthopaedic Institute is seeking to add a full time Physician Assistant to our team! This position will work very closely with two Orthopaedic Surgeons that focus primarily on general lower extremity. The key responsibilities for this position include performing comprehensive physical exams, formulating a treatment plan, ordering, collecting and performing laboratory or diagnostic procedures, assisting in surgery, evaluating, screening and counseling patients on health maintenance and other related job duties.

The ideal candidate will have prior Orthopaedic experience, specifically with lower extremity and/or surgical is preferred but not required. Illinois license is required.

This position will be on call 1:8 with level 3 trauma.

About the Company

Midwest Orthopaedic Institute (MOI) is located in Sycamore, Illinois. MOI prides ourselves on being the only orthopedic specialty in the area specializing in diagnosis and care of general orthopaedic problems, neck and back care, fracture treatment, upper extremity and foot problems, arthritic conditions, joint replacement surgery, and sports medicine. The practice has been growing exponentially with our team currently consisting of sixteen physicians and four physician assistants. To learn more about the practice, visit our website at www.nationalcause.com.

About the Area

Sycamore, Illinois, is the county seat for DeKalb County. The 2010 census reflected a population of 17,519 residents. It is located about 55 miles west of Chicago and 35 miles southeast of Rockford. Within just a short few miles, visitors can easily access shopping, dining, historical sites, and farm orchards, making this a great place to raise a family with blend of rural and urban living. DeKalb County not only offers top-notch education for Kindergarten through High School, but it is also home to Northern Illinois University and Kishwaukee College.

Benefits

Midwest Orthopaedic Institute offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, paid time off, CME’s and paid professional dues and memberships, and a 401k.

To Apply

If interested, please submit your resume and salary history to:

Midwest Orthopaedic Institute
Crystal Schilling, Human Resources Coordinator
Crystal.Schilling@M-O-I.com

Boise - Idaho

Posted Date: July 1, 2015

Orthopedic Trauma Physician Assistant

Practice Scope: Full-spectrum trauma/critical surgery/acute care surgical practice within a vibrant and growing multispecialty group practice

Affiliated Hospital: Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) – Boise

Primary Location: Hospital-based practice on campus of SARMC in Boise, Idaho metro area

Availability: Immediate

Requirements: Successful completion of a PA Graduate Program (Masters Level) NCCPA certified PA (PA-C); current medical license in Idaho; valid controlled substance registration with Idaho Board of Pharmacy and DEA; preference given to those with current BCLS, ACLS, PALS and ATLS.

Work Schedule: Full-time, weekdays M-F with occasional weekend coverage

Call: Occasional nights and weekends

EMR/EHR: Inpatient EMR /Computerized Order Entry (CPOE): Cerner PowerChart® Anticipated 2015 implementation of Cerner Ambulatory EHR

Practice Opportunity Highlights:

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) is a 350+ provider multispecialty group practice that seeks an additional certified physician assistant (PA-C) to work within the Acute Care Orthopedics and Trauma Program.  The physician assistant will work closely with the Director of Orthopedic Trauma and other Orthopedic Surgeons on staff to evaluate new trauma patients in the emergency room and to manage inpatient orthopedic fracture patients.  There will also be an opportunity to work in the operating room and  outpatient clinic.

The physician assistant will collaborate with the attending surgeon(s) for clinical management of trauma patients through utilization of approved protocols and procedures as well as appropriate medical consultation, provide direction and education to nursing and other staff personnel regarding patient management issues and provide daily contact with patients, family members, visitors, employees, medical staff, volunteer and students throughout the continuum of trauma care.

The qualified Trauma PA-C will show evidence of comprehensive assessment skills, expert clinical skills and problem solving abilities and commit to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care. Candidates must hold a valid controlled substance registration with both the Idaho Board of Pharmacy and the DEA and should also have past surgical and/or critical care experience in a hospital-based setting.

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary trauma and critical care services. In addition, SARMC is an ACS verified Level II Trauma Center whose annual trauma volumes exceed 1,250 with over 400 patients with an ISS>16. Trauma is predominantly blunt in nature. The trauma surgeons participate in a primary and back-up call panel arrangement. Moreover, SAMG is in the process of piloting/implementing the Cerner  Ambulatory® electronic health record (EHR) in clinics and SARMC has an established Cerner PowerChart® HER in the hospital.

Community Highlights:

As an economically vibrant and growing community, Boise, Idaho is a metropolitan area of approximately 625,000 people. A commercial center in the Northwest, Boise is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise and a flourishing scene for arts, entertainment and collegiate and professional sports. Known as the “City of Trees,” Boise also offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, numerous neighborhood parks and nearby national forests and rivers. In fact, Forbes Magazine recently ranked Boise as the 2nd best city to raise a family; particularly noting its low crime and high school quality, not to mention the chance to mix urban and outdoor lifestyles.

Contact:

To apply for this great opportunity, please visit our website: www.saintalphonsus.org/careers, call or email Jason Schultz at (208) 367-7030 schultjb@sarmc.org for more information.

North Andover - Massachusetts

Posted Date: June 30, 2015

We are a multi-specialty group practice comprised of orthopaedic, spine surgery, physiatry, podiatry and rheumatology physicians.  We have offices in North Andover, Massachusetts as well as Salem, New Hampshire. We are searching for an experienced, full-time Physician Assistant to join our growing practice.  The position is working one on one with an orthopaedic hand surgeon, treating upper extremity, trauma and sports medicine injuries for pediatric and adult patients.

Duties would include a minimum of 20 - 24 office/clinic hours as well as first assist at surgical procedures. Weekend service call coverage in conjunction with the supervising physician would be on a rotating schedule at the three local hospitals.  This would be compensated above the base salary once you are functioning independently as a clinician.

If you want to join a team where hard work and initiative are rewarded, then look no further! We offer a bonus incentive as well.   The potential candidate would receive a certain percentage of the receipts once a pre-determined threshold is met.  Productivity will be rewarded!

Benefits package would include 3 weeks paid vacation, $1500 allowance for CME coursework per year, malpractice insurance coverage, paid professional dues, expenses and subscriptions in connection with work as an orthopedic physician assistant (subject to supervising physician approval), monthly subscription cell phone bill once you take service call,  401k plan and profit sharing. We offer a competitive salary, plus a bonus incentive that is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates, please contact Jill Leahy @ jleahy@orthonortheast.com  or 978-327-6561.

 

Crystal Lake - Illinois

Posted Date: June 26, 2015

McHenry County Orthopaedics (MCO) is seeking a Physician Assistant to assist surgeons in the operating room as well as clinical hours at our Crystal Lake and Huntley offices.  MCO is a well-established practice with eight fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons located one hour northwest of Chicago.  Applicants who are committed to exemplary patient care must be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program, licensed by the State of Illinois, State of Illinois Prescriptive Authority, DEA Certificate, certification as a Physician Assistant by the NCCPA, and ACLS certification.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with prior experience.  Generous benefit package includes CME tuition reimbursement and education assistance.  Employment is contingent upon receiving and maintaining credentials at Centegra Health Systems and Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital.

Please email resume to manette@mcortho.com.

Rochester - Minnesota

Posted Date: June 24, 2015

PA – Orthopedics
Rochester, MN

What if your career could change your life?

Working at Mayo Clinic is making a difference. It's providing the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of patients first. At Mayo Clinic, you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect — and most importantly, a life-changing career.

An exciting practice opportunity exists for a Physician Assistant to join the Mayo Clinic Department of Orthopedic Surgery, one of the largest and best ranked in the country. Orthopedics at Mayo has developed an outstanding reputation for quality care, innovation, education and research.

Provision of care may include evaluation of new or established patients; ordering and interpretation of diagnostic tests to formulate a diagnosis; patient education; assistance in the operating room; and postoperative rounds. With experience, the PA will eventually develop an independent supervised clinical practice for selected patients. Even though this particular position specializes in shoulder and elbow surgery, the PA will also have the opportunity to cover other services and areas of Orthopedics when the primary consultant is away or assigned to non-clinical activities, which helps maintain a wider area of knowledge and practice within Orthopedics.

This position truly is a quality track for growth and career development. The PA will have the opportunity for continued education from the very best orthopedic surgeons in the country. Our Department does offer a comprehensive continuous education curriculum, as well as access to research and publications, administration and leadership activities. Mayo Clinic not only offers more resources than any other institution, but also provides an attractive compensation package, professional stability, and a healthy work-life balance. We firmly believe that the PA/NP selected for this position will excel in the development of a fulfilling, well-balanced practice.

Qualified Physician Assistants must be graduates of an accredited Physician Assistant program with current PA certification by NCCPA and registration as a PA by the Minnesota State Board of Medical Practice.

Mayo Clinic has been recognized as the best hospital in the nation for 2014-2015 by U.S. News and World Report “America’s Best Hospitals”. Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with over 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.  We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

CLICK HERE to apply online and learn more about additional opportunities for Physician Assistants in Orthopedics at Mayo Clinic. 

©2015 Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Post offer/pre-employment drug screening is required. Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Falls Church - Virginia

Posted Date: June 24, 2015

Physician Assistant: Orthopaedics - Foot and Ankle

The Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Center, A Division of The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics is looking for a full time Physician Assistant to practice within our division.

Job Description:

  • Provides ambulatory services for patients which include but are not limited to: consults, urgent appointments, evaluation and follow up visits.
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic and laboratory testing.
  • Educates office patients and/or families about preventative care, medical issues and use of prescribed medical treatments and/or medications.
  • Conducts comprehensive health history and physical assessment of patients.
  • Establishes medical diagnoses and treatment plan based on history and physical assessment.
  • Participates in formal programs such as office in-services, conferences, CME workshops and courses and informal education activities such as reviewing current literature, independent study and consultation with health professionals.
  • Develops care pathways, protocols and guidelines for management of specific conditions or problems in collaboration with physicians and other members of the health care team.
  • First Assist Surgical Responsibility
  • Call rotation is required.

Education and Licensure:

  • State of Virginia Physician Assistant licensure
  • ACLS
  • BLS

For more information please contact John Mendicino, CEO at jmendicino@footankledc.com

Raleigh/Durham - North Carolina

Posted Date: June 24, 2015

Since 1952, Triangle Orthopaedics has been treating an array of conditions from sports related injuries to joint replacements. Our rehabilitation centers afford thorough guidance to patients during the recovery process. Today, we have 20+ locations covering 11 counties, including 8 Urgent Care clinics located in Apex, Chapel Hill, Durham, Oxford, Southpoint, Raleigh, Wake Forest, and Wilson. You can count on us, with 64 physicians, 6 MRI locations and numerous physical therapy facilities. Our Orthopaedic, Rehabilitation Medicine, Rheumatology, Surgical Specialists, Bariatric Departments, and other specialties have got you covered!

Triangle Orthopaedics offers an all-encompassing experience in which all of a patient's needs are handled on-site. Patients are able to participate in a consultation, undergo diagnostic testing, receive a treatment plan and complete physical therapy all at the same location. This unique convenience pleases patients because it not only saves time, but enables our specialists to easily communicate regarding patients' conditions and prognoses. Our providers rely on each others' talents and specializations to deliver the best possible treatment for each individual patient

Triangle Orthopaedic Associates is actively searching for full time PAs for:

    Urgent Care Apex, NC
    Urgent Care floating position (Raleigh, Durham, and surrounding locations)
    Pain Management

Triangle Orthopaedics offers a competitive salary, bonus, and continuing education package.

For more information please visit our website at http://www.triangleortho.com

To apply please submit your CV to Eric Chapman:  echapman@triangleortho.com

 

West Michigan - Michigan

Posted Date: June 18, 2015

CONFIDENTIAL SEARCH:

Our established Spine Surgery Practice in Western Michigan is seeking an energetic Physician Assistant to join our growing practice.  Primary responsibilities include: diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of common orthopaedic issues, as well as working directly with the PA's supervising physician to provide surgical assistance.  Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years of experience working with a neurologist or orthopaedic Spine Specialist.

 

If interested, please send inquiries to Spine.Candidate@gmail.com

Sacramento - California

Posted Date: June 17, 2015

When you're part of Mercy Medical Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 375 healthcare providers in the Sacramento region and a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, you'll be able to do more than just care for your patients. You’ll have the opportunity to develop and participate in health, education and wellness programs that will help improve the lives of people throughout your community…and beyond. If you want to achieve extraordinary outcomes, join us today. 

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - ORTHOPEDICS 

Sacramento, California

Our busy Orthopedics department seeks an Orthopedics PA for both clinical and surgical responsibilities. Duties in the clinical setting will included pre- and post-op office visits, patient education and responding to patient inquiries for a variety of medical issues. In the hospital setting, this position will serve as a surgical first assistant and assist in hospital rounds. The successful candidate will have at least 1 year of Orthopedics experience in both clinical and surgical settings.

Our Medical Foundation is aligned with one of the largest health systems in the nation and the largest hospital system in California. All of our outpatient medical offices are equipped with a full electronic medical records system. This opportunity offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package, including bonus potential and a very desirable retirement plan.

Sacramento is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation and one of the most affordable places to live in California. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing and cultural events. Lake Tahoe, the Pacific coastline, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa and Sonoma Valleys and the historic Gold Rush towns of the Sierra foothills are all within easy driving distance.

For more information, please contact:

Colin Harris, Sr. Physician Recruiter
Phone: 888-599-7787
Email: providers@dignityhealth.org
www.mymercymedgroup.org
www.dignityhealth.org/physician-careers

Hampton and Williamsburg - Virginia

Posted Date: June 15, 2015

Excellent opportunity to join a dynamic 9 surgeon orthopaedic practice that focuses on sub specialization.  The practice features MRI, DME, hand and physical therapy as well as an ASC.

We are looking for a general Ortho PA as well as for candidates with experience and interest in hand and spine.

The practice has offices in Hampton and Colonial Williamsburg. It is located 3 hours south of Washington DC and less than an hour from Virginia Beach Oceanfront. This area is a great for people who love the water, yet the Blue Ridge Parkway is less than three hours away. Hampton Roads is a great place to raise an active family.

The PA will be required to work in the office as well as assist in surgery one day a week.  There is no call obligation and no weekend work required.

The physician assistant will aid in all aspects of patient care, including clinical, surgical, and educational. The PA will act in a capacity as an extension and partner to the physician but also will exhibit the ability to practice supervised independent decision-making regarding diagnosis and care of patients.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Examines patients appropriate to the complaint(s) and develops a diagnosis or diagnoses and treatment plan for each patient in clinic.
  • PA  acts as first assist in surgical procedures
  • Collaborates with other departments to provide high quality patient care and participates in organizational initiatives to aid in the success of the corporate mission.

Qualifications:

  • Physician assistant training at a two- or three-year accredited program, including didactic and clinical teaching
  • Valid NCCPA certification
  • Valid Virginia state physician assistant license (or ability to obtain)
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years orthopaedic experience, but will consider a new grad with prior experience as an athletic trainer, PT, surgical tech, etc.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Must be able to manage time and multiple tasks for maximum efficiency.

Compensation: Base salary, incentive bonus and CME allowance, medical/disability/life insurance, 401k and profit sharing. Moving assistance.

Please contact Eva Klenner at: eklenner@tidewaterortho.com

For more information about our practice visit www.tidewaterortho.com

Port Angeles - Washington

Posted Date: June 3, 2015

Orthopaedic, PA-C

Full time position now available to work in busy well-respected outpatient orthopedic clinic.  Will provide assessments, evaluations, treatment and assist in surgery as necessary.  One year of experience as PA with previous scrub experience ideal, will train the right candidate.  Current WA state PA-C license required, prescriptive authority and DEA registration required.

 Port Angeles is located in the rain shadow of the Olympic Mountains (we receive 1/3 less rain than surrounding areas of Seattle/Tacoma), offering wonderful outdoor activities and a wide range of community attractions.  It is the site of Olympic National Park (a World Heritage Site) and a beautiful salt water location midway between the Pacific Ocean and Puget Sound, with easy access to Seattle and Victoria, B.C.  Relocation Assistance.

Submit online application at www.olympicmedical.org or email your cv to Nbuckner@olympicmedical.org.

 

Nancy Buckner, CEBS, SPHR
Recruiting Supervisor
Human Resources
Olympic Medical Center
Port Angeles, WA  98362
360.417.7231-office
360.417.7307-fax

 

Asheboro - North Carolina

Posted Date: June 2, 2015

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Randolph Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is seeking a Physician Assistant. The PA will be expected to perform comprehensive and problem focused H&Ps; initial evaluations, independently or in conjunction with the physician; order and evaluate x-rays, MRIs and CTs; perform joint aspiration and injections; casting, splinting and fitting for DME. Surgeries are performed at Central Piedmont Surgery Center and Randolph Hospital. Call is 1:4, and light, no complex trauma. 

ABOUT THE PRACTICE

Randolph Orthopedics & Sports Medicine (ROSM) is a division of Randolph Specialty Group. ROSM has four fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons and four PAs. Each PA is paired with one physician.  The new PA will work with a joint surgeon.  The practice offers sports medicine, joint replacement, minimally invasive joint replacement, fracture care, spine care, care for work-related injuries, and rehabilitation.

Randolph Medical Associates (RMA) and Randolph Specialty Group (RSG) are subsidiaries of Randolph Hospital. RMA consist of five primary care practices located in Asheboro and surrounding areas including Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics. RSG consists of Gastroenterology, Orthopaedics, Otolaryngology, and Urology. Together, the group employees 18 physicians, 10 extenders, and over 200 staff members. The physicians have their own autonomy in clinical practice and management decisions are made by the practice administration in consult with the physicians. Physicians sit on the practices board.

ABOUT RANDOLPH HOSPITAL:

Randolph Hospital is a private, not-for-profit, 145-bed community hospital and is the only hospital in the county serving a population of over 130,000. Randolph Hospital is not a trauma center. $70 million in Randolph Hospital renovations have been completed since the 1990s. We recently completed a new 64,000 square foot Outpatient and Cancer Center which includes an MRI facility and a 64-slice CT scanner. Central Piedmont Surgery Center opened in 2012.

ABOUT THE AREA:

Asheboro, located in the center of North Carolina in the rolling hills of the NC Piedmont, offers:

  • Places to hike, bike, boat, golf and many other family activities.
  • The Blue Ridge Mountains just two hours west and NC beaches three hours east. 
  • Greensboro, North Carolinas third largest city, in 25 minutes. 
  • Charlotte and Raleigh, only an hour and a half away. 
  • Three major medical schools, Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill and Wake Forest, all within an hour. 
  • Home of the North Carolina Zoological Park, one of the largest natural habitat zoos in North America.

CONTACT:

Cindy Leonard, MHA, PHR
Randolph Hospital
Physician Services Manager
364 White Oak Street
Asheboro, NC 27203
Office: 336-633-7777
Cell: 336-736-6382
www.randolphhospital.org
www.randolphorthopedics.com
cleonard@randolphhospital.org

 

Indian Harbour Beach - Florida

Posted Date: May 27, 2015

3D Sports Medicine & Joint Center, Inc. is a single doctor Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine practice seeking an experienced, full time Physician Assistant.

The PA will assist in surgery and will conduct follow up appointments ranging from hand injuries, sports medicine, trauma, advanced arthroscopy, and general Orthopaedics. The PA will also assist in wound management, casting, splinting, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program
  • 1-year previous experience in Orthopaedics
  • Experience in surgical Orthopaedic cases required. BLS, ACLS, PALS certified
  • Possesses a NPI (National Provider Identifier) from CMS as rendering provider and/or Medicare PINs and UPINs or their Medicaid provider number.

 

Contact:

Julia Watt
Office Manager
2194 Highway A1A, Suite 104
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
Phone: 321-610-8939
Fax: 321-622-8728
Email: office@3dsportsmed.com
Website: www.3dsportsmed.com

 

Sacramento - California

Posted Date: May 22, 2015

Are you looking for a fantastic opportunity, as an experienced Physician Assistant, in the Sacramento, CA area?

Our Organization is Physician lead and we value our Surgeons and Physician Assistants and the quality care they give to their patients!

Our Surgical Hospitalist group is seeking a clinically mature Physician Assistant to join our exciting and rapidly growing team in California!

 We are in immediate need of part-time / full-time physician assistants and nurse practioners with surgical experience. The positions are fast paced, well-balanced and have excellent opportunity to build on skills most valued by physician assistants interested in providing team based surgical care.

The selected PA will be an integral member of the general/trauma team, working respectfully with the surgeons, office, and hospital staff. The responsibilities include providing surgical first assisting, clinical, administrative and management support as well as providing excellent bedside manner, clearly communicating complex issues and being the liaison between nursing, hospital and physician staff.

For more information please contact:

David Shelko  
678-793-6221
dshelko@samgi.com

Louisville - Kentucky

Posted Date: May 21, 2015

Norton Medical Group, the practice division of Norton Healthcare, is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant in Spine/Nuero to work in conjunction with other providers in a fast paced orthopaedic practice. 
 
Norton Orthopaedic Care is composed of nearly 40 surgeons practicing a wide range of specialties and subspecialties. These specialists practice a team approach to the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of orthopaedic conditions. Our board-eligible and board-certified physicians together with nurses, therapists, physiatrists and other health care providers to offer advanced, comprehensive orthopaedic care.
 
The PA demonstrates professional development and clinical competency; provides medical care for patients of all ages according to the practice specialty.  Serves in a clinical role to assist the Medical Director/Staff Physician in ensuring total patient care.  Interacts directly with patients and patient families to maximize quality patient care. Manages patient appointments as well as other organizational tasks related to the patient and office operations; acts in a clinical leadership role; applies knowledge of growth and development in patient interactions; performs other related duties.
 
This position is office based to assist Orthopaedic Spine surgeons in seeing patients. This position does not include performing surgery.  Candidate should be experienced in reading x-rays, MRI's, CT scans.  Position includes joining other mid-level providers in the practice that function as a multi-provider team, along with two Spine Surgeons. Position includes taking call in rotation with other providers. No E.R. call.
 
Required:

  • Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program
  • Must be certified as a Physician Assistant by a National Certifying Body

Desired:

  • CPR certification (within six (6) months of employment)
  • One to two years clinical experience preferred

About Norton Medical Group
Norton Medical Group maintains nearly 20 years’ experience operating physician practices and Norton Immediate Care Centers in eight counties throughout Greater Louisville, including Southern Indiana. A division of Norton Healthcare, Norton Medical Group provides comprehensive management and support services to its medical providers and locations. Nearly 700 employed medical providers and more than 1,850 employees work in 123 practice and Norton Immediate Care Center locations. Patients have access to multidisciplinary resources through the division’s extensive network of primary and specialty care practices and urgent care centers. More information is available at NortonMedicalGroup.com.
 
About Norton Healthcare
For 128 years, Norton Healthcare’s faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is the Louisville area’s third largest private employer, providing care at more than 140 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 12 Norton Immediate Care Centers; nearly 12,000 employees; nearly 700 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2013 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the seventh healthiest place to work in the country. More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com.
 

  • Kosair Children’s Hospital - 267 licensed beds
  • Kosair Children’s Medical Center – Brownsboro - Outpatient facility
  • Norton Audubon Hospital - 432 licensed beds
  • Norton Brownsboro Hospital - 127 licensed beds
  • Norton Hospital (downtown Louisville) - 640 licensed beds
  • Norton Women’s and Kosair Children’s Hospital - 373 licensed beds
  • 12 Norton Immediate Care Centers
  • 106 primary and specialty care physician practice locations
  • Eight Norton Cancer Institute locations
  • Breckenridge Memorial Hospital, Hardinsburg, Ky.
  • Carroll County Memorial Hospital, Carrollton, Ky.
  • Harrison County Hospital, Corydon, Ind.
  • Scott Memorial Hospital, Scottsburg, Ind.
  • Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center, Leitchfield, Ky.
  • Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, Ky.

 
Living in Louisville
While Louisville is probably best known for being the home of the Kentucky Derby, the city also combines a vibrant and affordable Midwestern lifestyle with an acclaimed arts community, a passion for sports and a wide array of spiritual, cultural and recreational options. Louisville is situated along the Ohio River and is home to 18 Frederick Law Olmsted-designed parks. The city also boasts one of the state’s finest educational systems, including public, private and parochial schools, as well as several colleges and universities. Louisville has an abundance of affordable housing options, from beautiful horse farms to contemporary condos downtown to convenient suburban communities. Louisville is ranked No. 8 on Forbes’ list of America’s Most Affordable Cities. It’s in the top 20 on Forbes’ list of markets with economic momentum for 2014. In 2013, Louisville was named a top 10 cycling city in the U.S. by the Travel Channel. It’s also one of Southern Living magazine’s 10 Tastiest Towns in the South and was named by Zagat as one of seven up-and-coming food cities in the U.S.

Apply online at http://nortonhealthcare.hodesiq.com/job_detail.asp?JobID=5009360

Equal opportunity employer (male/female/disability/veteran)

Grand Rapids - Michigan

Posted Date: May 21, 2015

ABOUT US:
Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan (OAM) is widely recognized as the regional leader in comprehensive Orthopaedic services. Our practice includes eight specialized centers, staffed by more than 30 highly trained surgeons and supported by scores of clinical specialists. OAM provides total orthopedic care — from diagnosis, to surgical and nonsurgical intervention, to rehabilitation therapy and wellness. We help those who suffer from bone disease, bone pain, or traumatic injuries quickly get back to life and work.

Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan has been recognized as one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in West Michigan in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.  At OAM, everything we do is about providing compassionate care, patient satisfaction, and the best outcomes for those we serve. We are able to do this by having a dedicated workforce who are innovative thinkers, bring exceptional results in quality, are team oriented, and take ownership of the success of their job, the department they support, and the company.

POSITION SUMMARY:
OAM is looking for a PA to join our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialty. This is an office/non-surgical position, with the schedule varying based on candidate availability. 

JOB DUTIES:

  • Provides diagnosis and treatment of common Orthopaedic problems.
    • Elicits appropriate present and past medical history and review of systems
    • Performs appropriate physical examination and orders appropriate diagnostic studies
    • Discriminates between normal and abnormal findings in history and physical
    • Establishes appropriate differential diagnosis
    • Assesses stability of chronic illness and compliance with present therapy; monitors for complications of disease or therapy
    • Establishes appropriate treatment plan. Assesses need for physical intervention
    • Determines timing for follow-up and orders appropriate referrals
    • Performs technical procedures and utilizes basic diagnostic instruments with skill
    • Counsels regarding health maintenance and injury prevention, and provides anticipatory guidance as appropriate
  • Provides health education to patients about ways to improve, promote, and maintain their health status, including but not limited to providing educational information on disease/injuries, prevention of injuries and self-care practices.
    • Assesses and tailors education to learning capabilities and readiness of individual
    • Priorities learning needs and documents them
    • Ensures that time frame and subject matter is appropriate for individuals
    • Utilizes appropriate teaching materials (handouts, demonstration, etc.) and documents use and patient outcome.
  • Maintains accurate records, medication lists, and documentation of care and follow-up for administrative purposes and reimbursement of services.
    • Adheres to agreed-upon format/protocol for documentation of records
    • Maintains appropriate level of documentation to promote/support level of complexity when compare against/to service fee charges
    • Reviews and updates problem and initiates problem and medication list on new patients
    • Documents telephone calls with patients and other healthcare providers
    • Documents visit in concise, clear, logical, and legible manner
  • Maintains competence in surgical and clinical practice.
    • Identified the knowledge and skills needed through self-assessment , peer review, and supervisory review
    • Participates in a variety of education activities in order to maintain and increase competency
    • Maintains licensure/certification
    • Uses continuing-education opportunities as a basis for expanding medical knowledge and improving clinical skills, and incorporates these into the daily practice of medicine
  • Supervises and intervenes with clinical issues and supports/directs triage by clinic staff when necessary. Implements clinical education and training of clinical staff when necessary.
    • Provides constructive feedback as it relates to performance, patient flow, and patient care issues
    • Provides in-services and clinical education for staff members on an “as needed” basis
    • Identifies barriers to patient care flow or delivery, and assists at formulating corrective action
    • Serves as a role model for patient interaction and conflict resolution for clinical staff
    • Works collaboratively with health team members, both in and out of office setting, to ensure complete delivery of prescribed care
  • Adheres to the drug formulary used by the practice.
    • Prescribes within the practice agreement set forth by supervising physicians 100% of the time
  • Demonstrates regard for the dignity and respect for all patients, their families, guests, and representatives of other organizations as well as fellow employees, volunteers, and medical staff. Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of HIPPA compliance regulations.
    • Maintains confidentiality of patient and practice information with no infractions.
    • Consistently displays a caring and responsive attitude, represents the practice in a positive manner, and conducts all activities respecting patient/customer rights and expectations
    • Interpersonal relations with other health care workers are regularly fostered in a courteous and friendly manner
    • Facilitates resolution of conflicts with staff members
    • Consistently receives and gives suggestions and constructive criticism in a professional manner
  • Demonstrates responsibility for individual performance and efficient utilization of products, supplies, equipment, and time to ensure the timely completion of duties and to promote financial viability through provision of services at a reasonable cost
    • Maintains consistent level of productivity
    • Provides proper notification for all absences or tardiness, and scheduled time off
    • Consistently uses products, supplies, and equipment in an efficient manner
  • Employee follows established safety precautions and procedures in the performance of all duties in order to ensure a safe environment.
    • Regularly performs job tasks in accordance with company policy and procedures, including appropriate use of equipment, machines, appropriate use in wearing of physical barriers and safety equipment
    • Demonstrates a concern for cleanliness of self and work area and practices proper infection control and universal precautions techniques
    • Regularly maintains work area and equipment in neat and orderly manner, assists in the cleaning of other work areas, and corrects any malfunctioning equipment or environmental
  • Performs other duties or functions as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner Program
  • 1 years previous experience in Orthopaedics

At OAM, we strive for excellence and provide exceptional care in an upbeat, positive and respectful work environment.  We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug and smoke-free workplace.  Drug and background checks are required. 

Contact:

Benjamin J. Charlick
Human Resources Generalist
Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan
1111 Leffingwell NE
Grand Rapids MI 49525
Office: (616) 459 – 7101 Ext. 2000
Fax: (616) 776-2706
Benjamin.Charlick@oamichigan.com

Tucson - Arizona

Posted Date: May 13, 2015

Physician Assistant - Orthopaedics

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute (www.tucsonortho.com) has built a reputation for unparalleled excellence in Orthopaedic care, epitomizing the highest standards in expertise, technology and service.  We are looking for a dedicated, customer service and outcomes driven Physician Assistant to join our team. 

Job duties include working treating patients, rounding, surgical first assist.  O.R. experience a plus. Candidates must be a graduate from an approved PA school and certified as a PA.

If you work well in a warm, friendly and professional atmosphere, and driven by the opportunity to make a difference and provide an outstanding patient experience; submit your resume and salary requirements to careers@tucsonortho.com.

We offer, Free Medical benefits, Free Life insurance, Free Short-term Disability insurance, 401k Match, Profit Sharing, Bonus Plan and CEU allowance and paid time off along with a smoke and drug free environment.  EOE

East Stroudsburg - Pennsylvania

Posted Date: May 13, 2015

Mountain Valley Orthopedics is seeking a full time Physician Assistant.

Duties include rounding on hospital patients and a mix of office hours in a fast paced environment and surgical time. Must have certification. Orthopedic experience preferred. No emergency room call responsibility, weekends or holidays. Competitive salary and excellent benefit package offered.

Please email your resume to omayraa@mountainvalleyortho.com Thank you.

Queensbury - New York

Posted Date: May 12, 2015

 

 

North Country Sports Medicine is seeking a PA-C for our orthopedic surgery/sports medicine practice.  The office is comprised of five orthopedic surgeons and seven physician assistants.  Duties include surgical first assist, hospital rounds and consults, and your own clinical practice.  Once fully trained, a four day work week will be obtained.  On call is 1 in 8 weekends for rounds and emergency assist only.  We offer a very competitive benefit and salary package.  Orthopedic experience preferred.  Mail CV to:  Lori M. Baldwin, Practice Administrator, North Country Sports Medicine, 25 Willowbrook Road, Suite 2, Queensbury, NY 12804 or email to lbaldwin.ncsm@gmail.com

 

Honolulu - Hawaii

Posted Date: May 11, 2015

PA for Orthopedic Urgent Care

We are looking for a PA with orthopedic experience to work under the supervision of multiple orthopedic specialists. As a part of this 8 doctor group, you will help to deliver the highest quality patient care for the largest specialty group in the state. The PA will conduct follow up appointments ranging from hand injuries, sports medicine, trauma, advanced arthroscopy, and general orthopedics. The PA will also assist in wound management, casting, splinting, etc. A portion of the hours will also be spent providing care at an orthopedic focused urgent care center as well as potentially assisting in surgery. Salary and benefits package to be determined. Please send a cover letter and resume to keak@oahawaii.com.

Requirements:

  • Valid PA license or eligibility to apply
  • Up to date ACLS, BLS certifications required
  • DEA license or ability to immediately obtain one
  • 2 years of orthopedic experience preferred

 

Toledo - Ohio

Posted Date: May 11, 2015

Physician Assistant - Full Time

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

The Orthopaedic Center at The University of Toledo Medical Center Orthopedic Clinic is seeking motivated individuals to join Northwest Ohio’s leading, all-inclusive orthopaedic center dedicated to providing the highest standards in orthopaedic care and treatment for our patients.  Our team is comprised of highly-recognized physicians, highly-trained residents and courteous, professional clinical and ancillary staff.

Position Summary: Functions within the plan of Standard Care Arrangement arranged with the Physician's Assistant (PA) and physician.

 

  1. The Physician Assistant for the Orthopaedic Department will have clinical and/or inpatient responsibilities for patient populations based on credentialing.
  2. The Physician Assistant is responsible to their collaborating physician for clinical practice issues and inpatient issues within a Standard Care Arrangement (SCA) to diagnose, treat and manage individuals or population of patients and is responsible to the Chairman of Orthopaedic Department and the Associate VP/Executive Director Patient Care Services of the Hospital, regarding nursing practice issues and departmental issues.
  3. PAs can serve as health care resource providers, patient advocates and interdisciplinary consultants with the Health Care Team (HCT)
  4. The Physician assistant will be in full compliance with Orthopaedic Department protocols, policies and procedures for the care of adult and pediatric patients, CMS and Joint Commission standards. 

Qualifications:

  1. A certificate to practice as a Physician's Assistant issued by the Ohio State Board of Medicine.
  2. Experience as a Physician Assistant.
  3. Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program.
  4. BLS , ACLS, PALS certified & holds Physician Assistant Certification.
  5. Experience in surgical orthopaedic cases required. (Will scrub in Ortho surgical cases as needed.)
  6. Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communications skills necessary.
  7. On call required. May work all shifts and weekends
  8. Possesses certificate to prescribe from The Ohio Board of Medicine.
  9. Possesses DEA mid-level controlled substances registration.
  10. Possesses a NPI (National Provider Identifier) from CMS as rendering provider and/or Medicare PINs and UPINs or their Medicaid provider numbers
  11. Experience as a care coordinator with excellent insight/knowledge re: insurance reimbursement, integral criteria for admission/continued hospital stay, discharge planning/utilization of resources within the institution, preferred.
  12. Possession of suturing/minor-trauma experience or credential (or ability to pass credential process within 90 days of hire);
  13. See Appendix I for additional competencies required.

Professional

  1. Maintains an attendance record without patterned absences.
  2. Displays professional appearance and demeanor.
  3. Demonstrates flexibility in work schedule.
  4. Maintain skills and knowledge level.
  5. Assumes responsibility and accountability for own actions. Seeks out supervision as necessary.
  6. Has a COA from the Ohio State Medical Board to practice as a Physician Assistant. Prescriptive Authority is Preferred. Verification of the applicant's current certification has been received by UTMC human Resources department directly from the "National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants."
  7. Practices within the national standards specific to specialty, for Physician assistants and as identified in the Revised Code and Ohio Administrative Code.
  8. Promotes a spirit of teamwork through effective communication, cooperation and collaboration. 

UT offers an excellent salary and benefit package including the OPERS retirement, paid sick & vacation time, tuition waiver and 10 paid holidays.

To view full posting & to apply, visit: https://jobs.utoledo.edu/

EO/AA/Employer M/F/D/V

Lakeland - Florida

Posted Date: May 5, 2015

Orthopedic surgeon is seeking a Full time Physician Assistant to collaborate with him to diagnose, treat & manage orthopedic patients in his practice. Responsibilities include: H & P’s, documenting examination results, performing office, lab or patient screening procedures, recording progress notes, provide continuity of care, write orders for medications, treatments, first assist services in surgery, provide pre & post- op surgical care, hospital rounds & patient education. Must be willing to be on call with physician approximately 5 days per month. Orthopedic or 1st assist experience preferred. 

  • National certification through NCCPA required.
  • Stable, financially sound practice with a national reputation.
  • Competitive salary.

Benefits include medical and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, paid time off, profit sharing, 401(k), CEU allowance, paid license renewal fee, cafeteria discount; optional pre-paid legal plan, identity theft insurance, pet insurance, auto and homeowners insurance.

Great location & abundant recreation year round – 500+ lakes and numerous parks; host of the 2nd largest air show in the U.S., the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In; 30 – 45 minutes from Orlando & Tampa - Disney World, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens, Sea World, Legoland, NFL Tampa Bay Bucs, NBA Orlando Magic, NHL Tampa Bay Lightning, and MLB Tampa Bay Rays.  Spring training home of the Detroit Tigers with Clinic physicians serving as the official medical provider for the Tigers’ Florida operation.

Call: (800) 854-7786
Fax: (866) 316-5876
Email: wcphysicians@watsonclinic.com
Visit us on the web at: www.watsonclinic.com

Madison - Wisconsin

Posted Date: May 4, 2015

The Physician Assistant functions as an independent healthcare provider who, working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team including primary care sports medicine physicians, orthopedic surgeons, advanced practice providers and nurses, is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients in an orthopedic surgery urgent care practice setting. He/she demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with orthopedic diagnoses, specifically disorders involving trauma. He/she provides care and educates patients and their families on wellness care and treatment plans related to their orthopedic diagnosis, and intervenes in acute episodes. He/she develops criteria for and participates in the evaluation of the quality and effectiveness of care. He/she plans and participates in learning opportunities for nursing and medical students. He/she works with administrative, nursing, physician, and university faculty to assure quality patient care and to promote education and research. This Physician Assistant will practice at The American Center.
 
Experience that is directly related to the position requirements could allow the starting wage to be established above the pay range minimum.
 
The standard schedule for this position is: Monday-Friday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM; Saturday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Qualifications:

  • State of Wisconsin PA licensure
  • Graduate from an accredited PA program and successful completion of NCCPA examination
  • Extensive knowledge of physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, pharmacology and management of acute and chronic patient/family health problems
  • Two years of relevant orthopedic experience preferred
  • CPR certified

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Contact:

Kyle Gosdeck
Recruitment Specialist
7974 UW Health Court
Middleton, Wisconsin, 53562
Phone: 608-821-4164
Fax: 608-821-4151
Internal Mail Code: 414-HR
Kyle.Gosdeck@uwmf.wisc.edu

 


Newport, News - Virginia

Posted Date: May 4, 2015

SRL TotalSource, LLC is a disabled Veteran owned small business that provides quality healthcare and technology services to the Department of Defense.  Established in 2001, SRL strives to deliver unsurpassed customer service and expertise.  We provide quality through the acquisition of our team members who possess alacrity, excellence, ad attention to detail which enables us to deliver sustainable and reliable service to our customers.  SRL is committed to the ideals of personal integrity, respect, honesty, devotion to duty, promptness, and dependability.  

SRL TotalSource, LLC is a Federal contracting employer who provides medial services to the Department of Defense.  We have an excellent opportunity for an Orthopaedic Physician Assistant to work with our men and women of the military and their dependents located at McDonald Army Health Center, Fort Eustis, VA.  This is a long term contract that will start immediatley after a successful credentialing.  

Position Summary:  Our prime candidate must have sufficient experience to be able to perform tasks including, but not limited to consulting with other medical professionals; provide medical advice over the telephone, complete all required paperwork; obtain an adequate history, physical, assessment and develop a treatment plan in a timely and appropriate manner for each patient; utilize paraprofessionals; respond to and provide initial management of cardiopulminary arrests and arrange back up Emergency Medical Services (EMS); make preliminary interpretation of electrocariograms; be knowledgeable and possess skills necessary to provide care appropriate to any age-related needs of the patients.  The patient population served: infants, children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric (>65).

Requirements:  Candidate must have a minimum of three years of sucessful clinical practice and at least one year of orthopaedic experience is required.  Candidate must be a graduate of a Physician Assistant educational program accredited by the Comittee of Allied Health Education and Accreditation (CAHEA) on behalf of the American Medical Association; have a current certification as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physican Assistants (NCCPA); possess a current, unrestriced license to practce medicine in any one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands; must have documentation of your current Drug Enforcement Agency number; possess current certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resusitation (CPR) sponsored by the American Heart Assciation; current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS); and must be a citizen of the United States.

SRL is willing to assist the right candidate with some moving expenses.

If you are interested in learning more about SRL TotalSource, you may visit our website at www.srltotalsource.com.

If you would like to speak to us about this position, please email Barbara Torres at btorres@srltotalsource.com