Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics
Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lebanon, NH
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic is pleased to announce an opening for a Physician Assistant provider in the following subspecialties: hand, upper extremity, lower extremity and Sports, within the Department of Orthopaedics. This position 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.
This is five day, 40 hours per week, salaried position holding a faculty rank at the Geisel School of Medicine at the Instructor level.
- 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. Current New Hampshire licensure (or eligibility) is required. Academic preparation at the Master's level with a specialty in Orthopaedics preferred.
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.
Candidates should submit a CV and letter of interest electronically to: AssociateProviderCareers@hitchcock.org
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic 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