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.
- Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program
- Must be certified as a Physician Assistant by a National Certifying Body
- 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.
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Apply online at http://nortonhealthcare.hodesiq.com/job_detail.asp?JobID=5009360
Equal opportunity employer (male/female/disability/veteran)