Welcome to the Official Organization for
Physician Assistants who practice in Orthopaedics

Employment Opportunities

The following list contains all job listings from the past 90 days. Use the form on the right to filter jobs by state.

Hingham - Massachusetts

Posted Date: January 30, 2015

Position available for Physician Assistant working with an Orthopedic Surgeon (sports medicine & joint replacement).  Large orthopedic practice located in Hingham, Massachusetts. Excellent benefits and salary for the right person with 4 day workweek and paid call every 8 and every 8 weekend.

Please send resume to mparks@southshoreorthopedics.com or call 781-267-4041


San Francisco - California

Posted Date: January 22, 2015

Opportunity to Join Renowned Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Practice in San Francisco Bay Area

California Pacific Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is looking to hire a key member of our team.  We are seeking a full-time Physician Assistant who can assist in the operating room and clinics.   Our well-established (forty plus years) practice is a twelve physician group with three offices located in the San Francisco and Marin areas. We are the region’s leader in the diagnosis and treatment of orthopaedic and sports-related injuries.  Our board-certified physicians have treated members of the Oakland A’s, the Golden State Warriors, the New Orleans Saints and the San Francisco Ballet. We specialize in all aspects of orthopaedic care, including injuries to the knee, shoulder, elbow, hip, spine, hands and feet, as well as trauma, arthritis and work-related injuries.
The qualified candidate will have a Physician Assistant degree and certification by the NCCPA, as well as licensure or eligibility for licensure as a Physician Assistant in the State of California.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.  Knowledge of or experience with an EHR and intermediate computer/word processing skills are preferred.

Base salary is $90,000 - $105,000 DOE.  Full benefits package includes paid sick/vacation leave, medical, dental and vision coverage, 401k and a profit sharing plan. 
Interested applicants should forward an introduction and resume to Katherine Urbanski at kurbanski@cposm.com


Madison - Wisconsin

Posted Date: January 22, 2015



Meriter Deming Way Clinic offers specialty care services, including orthopedics, spine, options for conditions affecting the knee, hip, dermatology and allergy. The Orthopedic clinic provides advanced and effective treatment of shoulder, elbow and hand. The Spine Clinic offers both surgical and non-surgical services for neck and back pain.

Education and Licensure:

  • State of Wisconsin Physician Assistant licensure
  • Master's Degree in Physician Assistant specialty
  • NCCPA Certified


  1. Provides ambulatory services for patients which include but are not limited to consults, urgent appointments, evaluation and follow up visits
  2. Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic and laboratory testing
  3. Educates clinic patients and/or families about preventative care, medical issues and use of prescribed medical treatments and/or medications
  4. Conducts comprehensive or episodic health history and physician assessment of patients
  5. Establishes medical diagnoses and treatment plan based on history and physician assessment
  6. Meets all joint Commission, State and CMS documentation requirements
  7. Participates in formal programs such as clinic in-services, community conference, CME workshops and courses and informatl education activities such as reviewing curent literature, independent study and consultation with health professionals and experts in related fields
  8. 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.
  9. Partners with MMG Primary Care physicians and other Medical departments in offering classes as needed for appropriate patients
  10. First Assist Surgical Responsibility
  11. Call rotation is required

To apply, please visit our website at www.meriter.com. Meriter-Unity Point is an equal opportunity employer.



Colton - California

Posted Date: January 21, 2015

Tremendous opportunity for a motivated PA practicing in orthopedic surgery.   We are a private orthopedic practice in Colton, California looking to add another PA-C to our expanding group. Our two board-certified orthopedic surgeons (specializing in sports medicine and joint replacement) perform approximately 60-70 surgeries per month and are assisted by our PA-C who also runs her own clinic days, averaging 25-30 patients a day.   As our practice continues to expand, we are seeking additional help to share the workload.  

Typical PA-C duties include preop/postop exams, followup exams, injections, H&Ps, ordering lab work, diagnostic imaging, physical therapy, etc., and assisting in the OR.  You will see 25-30 patients per clinic day x 1 or 2 days per week.  Rounding is also required one or two days per week, but never on weekends or at night.  This position is essentially an 8 to 5 position on clinic days and 7 to 5 on OR days.  

We offer a competitive salary, health insurance, vacation and sick pay, 401(k), CME allowance yearly, and a bonus incentive plan.   

Empire Orthopedic Center is located less than hour from the beach (Newport Beach), the mountains (Big Bear) and the desert communities (Palm Springs).  We are conveniently located off the I-10 and the 91 freeways between Riverside and San Bernardino.  

Please submit your resume, cover letter and salary history to Kelli Brooks, Administrator, to be considered for this immediate opening:

Kelli Brooks @ k.brooks@palmimaging.net or call 909.882.5867 to leave a message.  


Roseville & Sacramento - California

Posted Date: January 20, 2015

I trust my instincts 

I know that a feeling is sometimes more than just a feeling. Know when to offer encouragement. And believe every interaction has the power to be extraordinary. At Kaiser Permanente, I put these beliefs into practice. We are a team of health advocates. Not just helping those who need help, but caring for our patients proactively. I focus my knowledge and attention on guiding my patients toward better health and well-being—a mission I share with Kaiser Permanente. If you’re ready to practice health care the way you’ve always intended, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.

Senior Physician Assistant


• Roseville – Job #306989, 306964

• Sacramento – Job #306963, 306943


• Sacramento – Job #290998

Spine Surgery

• Sacramento – Job #308807

Spinal Reconstruction

• Roseville - Job #308807

In this role, you will provide high quality, efficient, team based patient focused care. You will be responsible for managing patients in the office, hospital, ED, and/or perioperative setting. You may be required to First Assist in the Operating Room or perform other department specific procedures. You may also facilitate in on-call responsibilities for the supervising physician. Daily responsibilities may vary based upon the department and supervising physician needs and may require evening or weekend hours. In addition, you will provide a high level of clinical and operational expertise and may function as a mentor to less experience physician Assistants.   

Qualifications include the following:

  • Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant Program
  • Current California Physician Assistant License
  • Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • At least three years of previous experience in the last five years as a physician assistant
  • National Provider Identification Number (NPI)
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS
  • DEA License 
  • Advanced certification in specialty area preferred
  • Sr. Physician Assistant in Orthopedic Department: Fluoroscopy Permit required or the ability to obtain one within one year of hire date

For immediate consideration, please e-mail resume to Claire.A.Arnold@kp.org and visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing the above job numbers. Principals only. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or sexual orientation. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen.

If you would like to hear the Kaiser Permanente story as told by our employees, watch the videos at kp.org/jobs/video. Follow us on twitter.com/KPCareers or visit the KP Careers tab on facebook.com/KPThrive.

This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.




Louisville - Colorado

Posted Date: January 19, 2015



Busy Orthopedic practice with offices located in Louisville and Boulder is currently looking for qualified PA-C to join two existing PA's to support 5-Surgeons. Specialties include General Ortho, Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement, and Hand Surgery. PA duties include in-patient management (rounds), surgical assistance, out-patient clinic and urgent care in approximately equal ratios. PA's share Q4 call-requirements for 2 different Boulder County Emergency Departments. 

If interested please contact office manager:

Candace Sullard

Columbia - South Carolina

Posted Date: January 19, 2015

Midlands Orthopaedics seeks Physician Assistant for orthopaedic Sports Medicine subspecialty. PA will have an excellent opportunity to deliver patient care independently in a clinical setting, as well as assisting in surgery.  Must be NCCPA certified.  Benefit package includes competitive base salary, bonus opportunity, as well as group health, life, disability insurance and 401k options.
Midlands Orthopaedics is a private practice located in Columbia, SC.  Midlands has 14 fellowship- trained physicians, 4 PAs and 2 NPs representing all orthopaedic sub-specialties at 3 locations throughout the Columbia metropolitan area. Office-based MRI and freestanding ambulatory surgery center enhance our comprehensive musculoskeletal care.
Email or fax CVs to kimberlyc@midlandsortho.com ; 803-454-0681


Monroe - Louisiana

Posted Date: January 19, 2015

Established Orthopaedic Practice Seeking Physician Assistant

North Louisiana Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic is seeking a Physician Assistant to join their existing team of 4 mid-level providers and 12 surgeons. With locations in Monroe, LA West Monroe, LA and Ruston, LA, practice offers in-house MRI, Rehab, Bone Density, X-Ray, and EMG services.  Sub-specialties of the group include foot/ankle, spine, hand/upper extremity, sports medicine, and joint replacement.  This full time opportunity includes a very competitive salary, production bonus, health/dental/malpractice coverage, 401k benefits, PTO, and CME allowance.  

Job responsibilities include:

  • Conduct pre-op, post-op, and new patient office visits
  • Weekend and weekday inpatient hospital rounds
  • Share ER call responsibilities with other mid-level providers
  • Perform hospital patient consultations under physician direction
  • First assist in surgery to include wound closure at surgical site

Job qualifications include:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program
  • Current Louisiana Physician Assistant License
  • Orthopaedic experience preferred
  • Surgical assist experience a plus
  • Excellent clinical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Highly motivated to excel in a busy practice

Candidates can contact Kevin Goldman at 318-362-4328, or forward CV via:
Fax:  318-362-4356 Attn: Kevin Goldman
E-mail:  kgoldman@tocnla.com
Regular mail:  North Louisiana Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic
                          Attn:  Kevin Goldman
                          1501 Louisville Avenue
                          Monroe, LA 71201

West Columbia - South Carolina

Posted Date: January 14, 2015

Lexington Medical Center

Seeking Orthopaedic Physician Assistant – West Columbia SC

Lexington Orthopaedics, part of Lexington Medical Center in West Columbia, South Carolina is seeking a Physician Assistant to join their team of 5 physicians and 3 PA's. One of the premier orthopaedic groups in the area, our team has developed a respected center for excellence to provide care to patients throughout the midlands.  The qualified applicant would primarily be working with our fellowship trained Traumatolgist spending 90% of their time seeing patients in the office setting. Other sub-specialties of the group include hand and upper extremity, foot and ankle, sports medicine, and joint replacement. The practice is fully integrated with electronic medical records, state of the art X-ray facilities, and houses an MRI suite.  Our PAs are well-respected professionally by administrators, staff, patients, and area physicians.

Very competitive salary and productivity package. Other benefits include state retirement, health / dental coverage, malpractice coverage, and CME.

Successful PA candidates will have an interest in an office-based practice and in-patient care. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Inpatient rounds
  • Patient admissions/discharges
  • In-patient consults
  • Daily clinic patient schedule
  • Evening and weekend on-call shared between all PA's

At least three years of orthopaedic experience is preferred.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Approved South Carolina state licensing (or ability to obtain)  through a local medical licensing office and/or board of Medical Examiners.
  • Graduation from a NCCPA accredited Physician Assistant Program.
  • NCCPA Certification
  • Possess advanced clinical skills and problem solving management skills
  • Possess knowledge of prescription medications and their applications.  Knowledge of all laws pertaining to the prescribing and dispensing of medication

Interested applicants please apply online at www.lexmed.com

Indianapolis - Indiana

Posted Date: January 13, 2015

Full time opportunities for a Physician Assistant to support our walk in clinics at multiple locations.

Responsibilities will include independent assessments of the patient’s musculoskeletal health problem and needs, developing and maintaining electronic medical records. Walk in clinic hours Monday-Friday 8am – 8pm and Saturday 9am – 12pm. Schedule will vary within these hours.  Must have a flexible schedule, be highly organized, and have a strong interest in orthopaedics. Prefer orthopaedic background.

Prefer 2-3 years general experience. Must be board certified PA have or be eligible for Indiana license.

Apply online at http://orthoindy.com/index.php/career-center

Orthoindy is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Lebanon - New Hampshire

Posted Date: January 13, 2015

Physician Assistant – Outpatient 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, arthritis 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 an outpatient, five day, 40 hours per week, salaried position holding a faculty rank at the Geisel School of Medicine at the Instructor level.

Key Responsibilities

  • 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.

Please submit CV and cover letter at www.dhproviders.org

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.

Richmond - Virginia

Posted Date: January 13, 2015



The Orthopaedic Advance Practitioner’s primary role is to serve as the first responder to the Emergency Department when orthopaedic consultation is requested for injury or illness. Working under the supervision of the orthopaedic surgeon, the Physician Assistant (PA) performs histories and physical exams; orders and interprets diagnostic studies; performs emergency services including reductions, splinting and joint aspirations; and initiates therapeutic treatment plans. Other duties include floor orthopaedic consulst, first assisting in the operating room, providing post-operative management, patient/family education and discharge planning. The PA/NP is an integral member of the Bon Secours Fracture Program and participates in Collaborative Practice Group meetings aimed at promoting the delivery of world class orthopaedic care across the system.

Job Requirements

1. Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program.
2. Licensed (or eligible) to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Physician Assistant.
3. Two to five years of direct patient care preferred.
4  Orthopaedic experience preferred.

Requisition Number: 55874
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day, Evening, Night
Hours: 24 hr shifts
Weekends: Yes
Holiday/Vacation Coverage: Yes
On Call: Yes
Exempt from Overtime: Yes    

To Apply http://jobs.bonsecours.com/job/Richmond-MID-LEVEL-PROVIDER-ORTHO-Job-VA-23173/33240500/

Louisville - Kentucky

Posted Date: January 12, 2015

About Norton Healthcare
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 and surgeons, many of whom are fellowship trained, work together with physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, therapists, physiatrists and other health care providers to offer advanced, comprehensive orthopaedic care. Norton Orthopaedic Care has several specialty areas for specific orthopaedic needs:

  • Arm and hand
  • Foot and ankle
  • Hip and pelvis
  • Injury and trauma
  • Knee
  • Pediatrics
  • Oncology
  • Shoulder
  • Spine
  • Sports health
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation

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 home to 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 rural horse farms to contemporary condos downtown to convenient suburban communities. Louisville was ranked among the top 10 best cities for families in a national survey conducted by Parenting Magazine in 2011. Cities were evaluated based on the quality of schools, affordable homes, low crime rates, jobs and parks.


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.

Full time opportunity for an experienced Physician Assistant, Spine/Neuro training preferred.  This position is OFFICE BASED to assist Ortho Spine surgeons in seeing patients and will not include performing surgery.  Experience in reading x-rays, MRI's and CT scans strongly preferred.  Position includes joining other mid-level providers in a practice that function as a multi-provider team, along with two Spine Surgeons.  This position includes some rounding obligations and taking Practice call in rotation with other providers but does not include 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.

Norton Healthcare offers a competitive benefit package including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 403b Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • College Savings Plan
  • Children's Choice Day Care Center
  • Downtown Fitness Center
  • Free Parking
  • Screening Requirements: Drug Screen & Criminal Background Check
  • Comprehensive Wellness Program

Interested candidates please contact:

Brittany Brohm, Senior Recruiter
Norton Healthcare Medical Group
502.272.5060 Direct Line

Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Sterling - Virginia

Posted Date: January 6, 2015

Established Orthopedic Practice in Northern Virginia, close to Washington DC, is looking to add to its growing midlevel team.  Seeking an experienced, professional certified physician assistant interested in a position that requires clinical and surgical responsibilities.   Candidates should be flexible and have a strong desire to work both independently and as a team member. The ideal candidate will have surgical experience, be able to work in a fast-paced environment, and be comfortable seeing patients independently once up to speed. Excellent assessment skills and a strong work ethic are required. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience, along with health, dental, vision , CME reimbursement, and 401K. Please send resume and salary requirements to Stephanie.Modzelesky@arthritisandsports.com

Lancaster - California

Posted Date: January 6, 2015

Health is our business

Make it yours. At Kaiser Permanente, we realize that it takes more than expert medical care to be one of the nation’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. It takes advanced technologies, state-of-the-art facilities, and the people to support them. Come impact your future, and the future of care. At this time we have a full-time opportunity in Lancaster, California.

Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

We are currently seeking a physician assistant with experience in total joint, knees, hips, or shoulders. In this role, you will perform H&Ps, as well as order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests and examinations. It will be your responsibility to diagnose and treat both chronic and episodic disorders, including complications of otherwise normal processes. Following assessment, you will develop and implement both management and education plans, order pharmacologic interventions, and plan for appropriate follow-up care. In addition, you will refer patients to the appropriate health facilities, health agencies, and community resources. Further duties will include assisting with surgeries for patients with orthopedic diagnoses.

Qualifications include the following:

  • Graduate of an approved Physician Assistant Program
  • Current California Physician Assistant License
  • Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Minimum one year of experience
  • Surgical assist experience in ortho cases such as total joints and knee reconstruction, as well as with general surgery cases, is preferred
  • National Provider Identification Number (NPI)
  • DEA Registration Number
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS

For immediate consideration, please e-mail resume to Monica.L.Friedman@kp.org and visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 227045. Principals only. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or sexual orientation. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen.

If you would like to hear the Kaiser Permanente story as told by our employees, watch the videos at kp.org/jobs/video. Follow us on twitter.com/KPCareers or visit the KP Careers tab on facebook.com/KPThrive.

This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.



Gainesville - Georgia

Posted Date: January 6, 2015


Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), one of the largest multi-specialty groups in North Georgia, brings together more than 220+ talented physicians, Advanced Practitioners and other clinical staff and represents 23 specialties at over 52 locations. NGPG is an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS). Northeast Georgia Medical Center is a Level II Adult Trauma Center. NGPG is currently recruiting a Physician Assistant to join our growing Orthopaedic Trauma practice.
Job Description:

  • Join an amazing team of Three (3) Orthopaedic Trauma surgeons and One (1) PA
  • Monday – Friday with one weekend per month
  • Rotating schedule with other PA. One week “inpatient” week consisting of First Assist in OR and rounding on inpatients. One week clinic week averaging 25-30 follow-up patients.
  • Average ER volume of 110,000 visits per year and two dedicated ER Trauma rooms
  • 24/7 Critical Care and Hospitalist coverage
  • 23 operating rooms with a dedicated Trauma room
  • Service area population of 800,000
  • Full diagnostic imaging

Job Requirements:

  • Must be a Certified Physician Assistant with a minimum of two years of surgical experience
  • Prior Orthopaedic experience preferred
  • The ideal candidate will possess a mature, calm, even-keeled personality and compassionate bedside manner. A self-starter mentality and excellent work ethic, along with a positive, flexible attitude is critical.

Northeast Georgia Medical Center, (NGMC) is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 550+ members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.
NGMC is "One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2013” according to Healthgrades. NGMC is also one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® according to a study by Truven Health Analytics. NGMC is one of only 20 “Large Community Hospitals” selected, in addition to being the only hospital in Georgia to make the list in any category
We offer Highly Competitive Compensation Plans, 401K Matching / 457B Plans and Life, Health & Disability Insurance.

For more information or to apply for this position, contact
Erica Morrison at 770.219.3021, Erica.morrison@nghs.com

Hillsdale - Michigan

Posted Date: January 5, 2015

Experienced Physician Assistant - Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Join two established Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Hospital Employed
  • Outpatient and Inpatient duties
  • Vacation, Benefits, CME

* No Recruiters need inquire

Diane M. Thompson, Medical Recruiter
Hillsdale Community Health Center
(269) 370-2617 Cell
Email:  ThompsonRec@aol.com  and visit our web site www.hchc.com

Salisbury - Maryland

Posted Date: January 3, 2015

Ortho Surgery Positions Available

A well established, progressive and growing 13 surgeon, 15 PA-C orthopaedic group on the eastern shore of Maryland seeks to add fulltime PA-Cs to our team. Practice is fast paced and incorporates digital imaging and EMR working in a new state of the art building. Our PAs are an integral part of our orthopaedic team and have been with the practice from 1 - 17+ years. No surgeon has left the practice - except to retire from practice.

Duties will include clinic, inpatient, ED and OR coverage.

Competitive benefits package including health, dental, retirement, CME, licensure/dues, medical liability insurance, etc. Prefer applicant with experience, but will consider new graduates with ATC/PT background or strong interest in orthopaedics.

Great place to live! 35 minutes to Ocean City, MD. Chesapeake bay equally close. Baltimore, Washington DC and Philadelphia are nearby for city attractions. Outdoor amenities abound! Salisbury University offers competitive sports and cultural events. Growing area with a great family environment.

Interested applicants to send CV with cover letter to kemuel@peninsulaortho.com

* No Recruiters need inquire.

Kemuel Carey, MHS, PA-C, ATC
Peninsula Orthopaedic Associates
(410) 749-4154 ~ Office
Visit our website at www.PeninsulaOrtho.com and Peninsula Regional Medical Center - www.Peninsula.org

Olympia - Washington

Posted Date: December 31, 2014

Experienced Physician Assistant

Job Description:
Large, private group seeks experienced Orthopedic Physician Assistant.

Experience:  2 years of PA experience, Orthopedic experience highly preferred, including clinical, hospital rounding, and surgery assist.  Must have excellent references.

We offer top level compensation, and an unmatched benefits package. We are located in the Pacific Northwest in a family friendly community with numerous outdoor and recreational opportunities.

We are a tobacco free company.  All applicants will be tested.

Please send resumes in word format to careers@olyortho.com


Olympia - Washington

Posted Date: December 31, 2014

Experienced Orthopaedic Neurological/Neuro Surgical Physician Assistant

Job Description:
Large, private group seeks experienced Neurology Physician Assistant

Experience:  5 years of PA experience, Orthopedic or Neurological/Neuro Surgical experience required. Must be able to run own clinic, have OR experience, and be specialty specific.  Local Candidates only.  Must be currently licensed in WA, and must have excellent references.

We offer top level compensation, an unmatched benefits package, and are located in a family friendly community with many outdoor opportunities and a great quality of life.

We are a smoke free facility.  All applicants will be tested.

Please send resumes in word format to careers@olyortho.com


Lincolnshire - Illinois

Posted Date: December 30, 2014


Advocate Health Care, named by Truven Health Analytics as one of the Top 5 large health systems in the U.S. based on quality and efficiency, is an integrated health care delivery system comprised of 12 hospitals and aligned physician groups.  Advocate serves as the largest provider of care throughout the Chicago area.   The Advocate Medical Group, a physician led/physician governed multi-specialty group, consisting of 1,300 Advocate physicians and APC members, is searching for a Physician Assistant to join a thriving practice in the northern suburbs of Chicago.

This highly desirable practice boasts a 30 year history in the community.  In response to patient demand, the 3 existing, well-respected physicians and 1 physician assistant seek to expand their practice to include another Physician Assistant. The base site offers a full array of services, including digital x-ray, a certified athletic trainer, physical and occupational therapies, work conditioning, custom orthotics and pain management.  

Candidates with experience in Orthopedics or Sports Medicine are preferred. Surgical experience is desired. The Group has a family friendly schedule, low turnover of office staff, and a collaborative and collegial work environment. 

Our positions are accompanied by competitive salaries, a robust benefits package, comprehensive operational support, malpractice coverage and the financial security of an AA bond rated system.  To apply, please submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae to Andrea Turner, Physician Recruiter, Advocate Medical Group, andrea.turner2@advocatehealth.com

Lexington - Kentucky

Posted Date: December 24, 2014

Great opportunity for a PA practicing in orthopedic surgery!

The Lexington Clinic is currently seeking a full-time Physician Assistant to work in our Orthopedic Surgery practice. This is a total joint practice and will provide an excellent opportunity to develop long-term relationship with patients. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work in a fast paced environment averaging a 45-55 hour workweek. Call and weekend call is extremely rare. This opportunity will offer lots of autonomy and independence and opportunity for excellent income.


  • Formal training which will be indicated by graduation from an accredited college or university Physician Assistant program with strong surgical assisting emphasis
  • Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Registration as a physician assistant by Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure
  • Experience in surgical specialty

Lexington Clinic is Central Kentucky’s oldest and largest multi-specialty group practice, consisting of more than 175 physicians, 50 advanced practice providers and 1,000 full-time employees. Lexington Clinic is a private, for-profit organization, owned by its physician partners and governed by a physician board of directors and is the only medical group practice in Kentucky accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). 

Founded in 1920, Lexington Clinic offers more than 30 specialties and operates offices in more than 30 locations throughout Central and Eastern Kentucky offering a range of primary and specialty care including an accredited ambulatory surgery center, laboratory services, physical and respiratory therapy, pharmacy and state-of-the-art specialty care centers for cancer, breast and sleep medicine.


Interested candidates please contact:

Lora Neace, CPCS
Recruitment & Credentialing Specialist
Lexington Clinic
Phone: 859-258-4508
Fax: 859-258-6122
Email: lneac@lexclin.com

Tucson - Arizona

Posted Date: December 23, 2014

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


La Crosse - Wisconsin

Posted Date: December 19, 2014


A full-time position is available for a Physician Assistant in the Orthopedic Surgery department for both Onalaska & La Crosse, WI campuses, along with outreach locations.  The position includes working collaboratively with our general orthopedic surgeons, seeing clinic and hospital patients of all ages, assisting with consults, being first-surgical assistant in the OR for orthopedic surgeries and taking call with an orthopedic surgeon.  Other duties may include patient education and may involve assistance with surgical patient data collection.

QUALIFICATIONS: Both new graduates and those with experience will be considered. One to two years of OR experience is preferred.  Experience or training is desirable in post-surgical management, minor surgical procedures wound care/assessment, pain management and discharge planning.  Graduate of an accredited PA program. Current license in Wisconsin or eligible for licensure and certified or eligible for certification required.  Confidence and decision-making capabilities are a must, as well as flexibility in a changing work environment.  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required to interact with patients, family, nurses and other physicians.  Prescriptive capabilities are required. 

LaCrosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI.  The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing).  We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college.  There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children’s museum and a civic center.

MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM links Mayo Clinic’s respected expertise in patient care, research and education with Mayo’s community-focused multi-specialty groups in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. Today, more than 950 physicians practice in 75 communities. Enjoy our collegiality, stability, excellent compensation and benefits and a balanced, high-quality Midwest lifestyle.

To apply and learn more please go to www.mayoclinichealthsystem.org, click on ‘Careers’ and reference job posting 41422BR.


St. Louis - Missouri

Posted Date: December 16, 2014

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

  • Competitive Salary
  • 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.”

Mercy Hospital Jefferson is only thirty minutes South of St. Louis. St. Louis offers excellent public and private schools and beautiful residential areas, with easy access to all the cultural and recreational assets of the region. It is a community with a remarkably low cost of living for all the comforts and attractions it affords. The four season climate and abundance of cultural and outdoor activities, along with five-star restaurants, major league sporting attractions, and a perse economy makes St. Louis an attractive place to live, work and play!

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

For more information regarding this opportunity, please contact:

Megan Sievers, Recruitment Coordinator
P: 314-364-3840


Eugene - Oregon

Posted Date: December 12, 2014

Slocum Orthopedics in Eugene Oregon is recruiting for a full-time Physician Assistant. This position would assist in orthopedic surgeries, with the potential to work in a clinic setting at a future date. Must have previous orthopedic and/or surgical experience. Position includes competitive salary, medical/dental/life benefits, and potential relocation costs. This position does not require taking call. Must have a current valid Physician Assistat license in the State of Oregon, or be able to obtain this license after hire.

Slocum Orthopedics is the Pacific Northwest's premier provider of progressive orthopedic care, with 23 physicians practicing in our state-of-the-art facility. For more information about working at Slocum, or to apply, please visit http://www.slocumcenter.com Slocum is an AA/EOE/Disability/Vet Employer.

Nashville - Tennessee

Posted Date: December 10, 2014


The Hughston Clinic - Nashville, TN

  • Status: Full-time with benefits
  • Specialty: Orthopedics
  • Postion located at Skyline Hospital


  • Assist in the care and treatment of patients as delegated by physician. Provide education/instruction on supervising physician's orders. Assist supervising physician in management of patients.
  • Expansion of Hughston Clinic trauma line into the rapidly growing city of Nashville, TN (Nashville MSA population approx 1.6 million)
  • Be part of flagship upstart of level 2 trauma center in Nashville market working alongside fellowship trained traumatologists. 4 CME days provided per year; ability for independent (but supervised) clinical work.
  • 25% OR/Surgical, 25% Clinic and 50% Floor/ER coverage duties

Education: Degree and graduation from an approved Physician Assistant program required

Required Credentials: Must have a valid TN PA License and be a graduate from accredited PA program.

Questions: Contact Lana Thomas-Folds, CHRO at 706-494-3106

Job Number: 1264

Apply Here: www.hughston.com/careers

This company is an equal opportunity and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. This company is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Bridgeport - Connecticut

Posted Date: December 9, 2014

Northeast Medical Group

  • Status: Full-time with benefits, 55 hours per week.
  • Shift: Days, Sunday-Saturday with Holiday coverage. Weekly call which includes in-house overnight call
  • Specialty: Orthopedics
  • Position located at Bridgeport Hospital

Summary: The primary function of the Physician Assistant is to provide comprehensive medical care for the Orthopedic patient under the direct supervision of the attending physician. Clinical responsibilities will include: evaluating patients, entering patient care orders, performing procedures, providing education, collaboration within the multidisciplinary team, preparing patients for discharge and the communication and documentation of all patient care activities.The goal of the PA is to provide high quality, consistent patient care in a cost efficient, safe manner while adhering to best practice and achieving optimal outcomes and excellent patient satisfaction.

Education: Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Art degree and graduation from an approved Physician Assistant program required. Certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

Experience: One to three years of patient care experience in inpatient and or operation room setting preferred

Special Skills: Excellent clinical, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work with a diverse group of providers across the health care continuum. Computer skills and EMR skills preferred.

Licensure/Certification: Current state license as Physician Assistant and certification maintenance by NCCPA
EEO/AA Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Job Number: 45831

Apply Here: http://www.click2apply.net/z6hdt98


Harrisonburg - Virginia

Posted Date: December 5, 2014

Sentara RMH Medical Center seeks motivated Physician Assistant to join established team of 8 Physicians and 5 PAs in our Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Practice.  This position will specifically support our Spine Surgeon seeing established patients in the clinic, acting as first assist in the OR and rounding on hospital inpatients.  The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year clinical experience treating complex patients and possess excellent clinical judgment and strong communication skills.  This position also requires physical strength to handle specialty specific equipment during surgical procedures. 

This is an employed position offering a competitive starting salary with quality bonuses and full benefits. Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in a family oriented and safe community with award-wining school districts.  Outdoor opportunities abound based on the community’s proximity to the Skyline Drive, the Shenandoah National Park and the Shenandoah River.  Cultural venues include music and theatre performances provided by recognized programs at James Madison University.  Harrisonburg is home to Rockingham Memorial Hospital, a 238 bed, non-profit community hospital and member of Sentara HealthCare located 60 miles from Charlottesville, 120 miles from Richmond and 140 miles from Washington, D.C.

To apply contact Zizi Sipe at zcsipe@sentara.com or call 540.435.9145.


Vallejo - California

Posted Date: December 4, 2014

Private practice in Vallejo and Pinole, California is looking to add a PA-C to our busy practice. Currently staffed with two Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Surgeons and one PA-C, we are looking at adding another PA-C to accommodate our expanding practice.

Primary duties will include managing new patients, H&P’s, physical therapy referrals, medication prescriptions, ordering diagnostic imaging, ultrasound guided assessments, injection procedures, post-op/in-patient rounding, assisting in surgical cases and clinical follow ups. Work will focus on orthopedic, sports medicine and workers compensation patient’s. Shared call.  Occasional weekend rounding or call procedure (approx. 4-5 times per year weekend rounding and very rare surgical cases on weekends). Ideal candidates will be a highly motivated PA-C with experience in Orthopedics but exemplary new grads with Orthopedic rotations will also be considered.

Competitive starting salary, health insurance, 401k, incentive bonuses, paid vacation/sick days, CME allowance, licensing fees.

A prime location in the country, Vallejo and Pinole are located in the San Francisco Bay Area and minutes away from Napa Valley, Marin and the East Bay. An ideal location for those who love the outdoors, great weather and access to just about anything you can imagine!

Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to: Mathew Buechel, PA-C, at buechel@baosurgery.com. Applicants will be accepted until qualified candidates are identified.

Overland Park - Kansas

Posted Date: December 1, 2014

HCA Midwest, the leader in healthcare in Kansas City, is looking for 2 physician assistants to join our very busy, employed orthopaedic group in Overland Park, KS.  The team relies heavily on their physician assistants which creates a great practice setting.

The job duties include evaluating and treating patients in the office setting, rounding and seeing initial consults in the hospital, taking first call, and authorizing RX refills.

Competitive compensation package, CME days and allowance, competitive benefit package, employee stock purchase plan, 401k program, and a great work environment!

Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to: Eileen Duffy, Division Coordinator, at Eileen.Duffy@HCAHealthcare.com. Applicants will be accepted until qualified candidates are identified. AA/EOE. This position does not qualify for Visa sponsorship.


Tucson - Arizona

Posted Date: November 25, 2014

Physician Assistant - Spine

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 CV 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

Rapid City - South Dakota

Posted Date: November 19, 2014


We are adding several fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons in the next six months who require physician assistants.  Our MD/PA model produces a one to one team, which greatly enhances patient care and satisfaction through the continuity of working together as a team.

Practice and live within minutes of quiet, pristine forests and sweeping vistas. We are located in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota where our moderate year-round climate presents unlimited recreational opportunities.  The work/life balance at BHOSC allows you time to enjoy your family and favorite activities.  Additionally, we offer an excellent compensation and benefit package with exciting opportunities for growth. 

Primary duties will include first assist, managing new patients, post-op/in-patient rounds and follow-ups.  Orthopedic experience is stongly preferred but it not required.  PA certification and license or eligibity for licensure in South Dakota is required.

For consideration, send CV and application, which is found at www.bhosc.com under About Us and then Careers, to HUMAN RESOUCES DIRECTOR




Somerset - New Jersey

Posted Date: November 19, 2014

Physician Assistant - University Orthopaedic Associates, LLC a large private practice is seeking a motivated physician assistant to work one on one with joint replacement surgeon.  Rounds, clinic, and OR assist.  Position offers the opportunity to participate in clinical research and departmental teaching conferences with CME credits.  Interested applicants please fax C.V. to 732-564-9034 Attn:  Cathy Falcetano or email to catharinef@uognj.com


Walla Walla - Washington

Posted Date: November 18, 2014

Walla Walla, Washington – Providence St. Mary Medical Center is seeking a physician assistant with Orthopedic Surgical Assist training/experience to join us in the lovely community of Walla Walla. Seeking an exceptional PA who will work with the senior orthopedic surgeon in our Providence St. Mary Medical Center hospital and outpatient clinic. Group specializes in general orthopedics and sports medicine. Duties to include standard first-assist responsibilities, including pre- and post-op patient evaluation, tissue retraction and exposure, suture ligature, suture and stapled closure, and other typical first-assist activities under the observation and guidance of the attending surgeon as deemed prudent. Excellent compensation and benefits, and wonderful quality of life in Walla Walla.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center is a regional hospital providing exceptional care to the people of southeast Washington and northeast Oregon. In 2007 we completed a $30 million expansion that included a new Cancer Center and Outpatient Procedure Center. In 2012 St. Mary opened a new 14-bed state-of-the-art ICU.  Other outstanding features include Level III trauma designation for Washington and Oregon, cutting edge imaging technology and a renowned sleep disorder center.

Walla Walla, located in sunny southeast Washington, is a historic city with loads of charm and miles of wide open space. With the Blue Mountains, numerous rivers, and hundreds of wineries in the diverse landscape surrounding Walla Walla, recreation and adventure abound. Our family-friendly community has excellent public and private schools and colleges, including Whitman College, one of the top liberal arts colleges in the nation.

St. Mary is part of Providence Health & Services, a not-for-profit network of hospitals, clinics and physician partners in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence has a proud 150-year history in the West, and we continue to grow with the communities we serve. With more than 300 provider opportunities in virtually all specialties, we offer diverse lifestyle choices, flexible work arrangements and robust practice support. Learn more at www.providence.org/providerjobs.

Internal Number: 20140511



Manhattan - Kansas

Posted Date: November 17, 2014

Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine is wanting a Physician Assistant to join a busy orthopeadic practice with 5 Orthopaedic Surgeons. 3 Physician Assistants and 1 Nurse Practitioner. Job duties would include office, 1st assisting in surgery and some call.

Manhattan is home to Kansas State University and situated in the beautifull Flint Hills of Northeastern Kansas. Manhattan has a small town feel with the amenities of the big city. Great place to raise a family.

Orthopaedic and/or surgical experience is preferred but all applicants will be considered. Check us out at Kansasortho.com

Contact Information:

Justin Schlepp PA-C Mid-Level Manager

Send resume to Jrschlepp@yahoo.com


Salida - Colorado

Posted Date: November 8, 2014

Are you ready to escape to the Rocky Mountains of Colorado? Ready to live and work where others dream of vacationing? Then welcome home to beautiful Salida, Colorado! Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center has an exciting opportunity for a PA-C First Assist - Orthopedic Specialty. Full time, day shift position, with 3 clinic days and 2 surgery days.

HRRMC is located in the majestic Upper Arkansas Valley in central Colorado. The local towns of Salida and Buena Vista are known for their pleasant weather, vast recreation opportunities and vibrant arts scene. Both towns are located along the Arkansas River at elevations above 7,000 feet near the Continental Divide.

The Upper Arkansas Valley is an outdoor recreational dream. Since six of every seven acres is designated public lands, the Valley is the perfect location for hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, trail runners, rock climbers, boaters, and hunters. In the winter there are designated snowmobile routes and backcountry skiing. Monarch Ski & Snowboard Area is just 18 miles west of Salida (http://www.skimonarch.com/). The Arkansas River is best known for its world-class Brown Trout Fishery, kayaking, and whitewater rafting.

Salida and Buena Vista's art communities have taken root in each city's downtown historic district. Visitors can watch as painters, potters, jewelers, and sculptors work in their studio galleries. The Aspen Concert Series, Alpine Orchestra, and different family-oriented festivals make both towns statewide tourist destinations.
About Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center: Recently named one of the top 100 critical access hospitals in the nation, HRRMC is a community hospital (http://www.hrrmc.com) in the deepest sense of the phrase. We welcome babies, save lives, and constantly seek ways to improve the quality of patient care. Our state-of-the-art facility may be new, but our mission for over 125 years has remained the same: to provide personalized and exceptional care close to home. The HRRMC Orthopedic Center of Excellence brings the highest standards of orthopedic care to the Arkansas Valley. Our highly qualified orthopedic team ensures that patients and their families experience comprehensive, quality care from preadmission through rehabilitation.

Provide diagnostic, therapeutic, surgical and preventative care, under the supervision of a physician or surgeon. Comprehensive knowledge of: human anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, physical diagnosis, pathophysiology, microbiology, clinical laboratory sciences, behavioral sciences, and medical ethics.
Will assist the physician in the global management of patient care in all peri-operative settings, with primary role to assist licensed physicians in patient surgery. This end-to-end involvement enables the Surgical PA to provide unparalleled continuity of patient care. The Surgical PA will handle routine problems and procedures, freeing the surgeon to concentrate on more complex patients.

In-office Patient Care: Surgical PAs can perform all manner of patient care in the office setting, as determined by the supervising surgeon.
Hospital Care: To alleviate the frustration of cancelled, delayed or bumped cases.


  • 3 years’ experience in Ortho/ Sports Medicine preferred
  • 3 years as PA-C FA preferred
  • Active State license (unrestricted)
  • Board Certified
  • DEA
  • ACLS

We offer competitive wages, a great benefits package, and a healthy, active work/ life balance in a beautiful setting that makes this the ideal spot to call home.

To apply, please visit our website at http://www.hrrmc.com/careers -the job is listed under the Surgery department. If you have any questions, please contact Jaime, HR Coordinator @ jaime.holmes@hrrmc.net

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