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Physician Assistants who practice in Orthopaedics

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Austin - Texas

Posted Date: October 15, 2014

Physician Assistant (PA) Job Description

Our fast-paced orthopedic trauma and sports medicine practice is looking for a motivated Physician Assistant to support our growing market.  This position would work predominantly in the Williamson County location, just North of Austin, in Round Rock, TX.  Below is a job description and the different areas of responsibilities the candidate will hold.  Interested candidates should email resume and letter of interest to the Practice Administrator at RKelley@aussts.com.  Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you!!!

Job Title:          Physician Assistant (PA)

Position Type:  Full Time, Exempt

 Basic Job Description/Expectations (not all inclusive)

Responsibilities

OFFICE

  • Perform patient evaluations and basic orthopedic exams as requested
  • Perform follow up visits as requested
  • Perform emergent patient visits when the physician is unavailable
  • Perform urgent or postoperative visits when the physician is unavailable
  • Administer injections, aspirations, and wound cultures
  • Write prescriptions for medications, physical therapy, and medical equipment as needed
  • Prepare patients for physical therapy by reviewing physical therapy requirements and answering patient questions; writing prescriptions for physical therapy and medications as requested; giving instructions for follow up visits
  • Schedule surgery on behalf of the physicians as requested
  • Prepare patients for surgery, including surgery scheduling; completing preoperative history, physical and other documentation; reviewing preoperative instructions; discussing surgery procedure, risks, and complications; and explaining postoperative restrictions
  • Cooperate with office staff by checking daily schedules in advance to ensure efficient scheduling of patients in available work space; assist with rooming patients, wound/cast/splint dressing, and suture removal as needed
  • Perform dictation for office visits and hospital consultations
  • Review and sign patient reports and dictations in a timely manner
  • Complete patient-related paperwork (work restrictions, letters of medical necessity, etc.) as needed
  • Prepare preoperative paperwork for clinic as needed

OPERATING ROOM (OR)

  • Help physicians gather x-rays and other pertinent clinical information for surgical patients
  • Arrive in the OR early to review the schedule, review equipment, permit, etc.; arrive prior to physicians on the first case of the day; notify OR staff of arrival
  • If two or more operations are intended, check to see they are on the permit and raise concern as needed
  • Greet patient and family before surgery, and explain that you will be assisting with their case
  • Assist the physician with the case; assist in positioning the patient; close the wound as indicated
  • Survey the OR setup to ensure all items are ready and available
  • Meet ahead of time with representatives to discuss cases and get product information
  • Ensure equipment representatives are notified or present for their case; if they are not expected, ensure the appropriate products are available if they have been requested
  • Review permit for correctness of side for surgery
  • Ensure the patient has “X”ed their extremity and that this coincides with the permit
  • Be prepared to write postoperative orders, operative notes, visit with patient’s family, dictation H&P, etc.
  • Call outpatients on postoperative ‘day one’ to check on progress and see if there are any unanswered questions
  • Ensure X-rays and arthroscopy photos are returned to the office

CALL

  • PA will be expected to take call with physicians, also covering holiday/weekend shifts as per contract
  • When on call, PA should expect phone calls from patients and hospital nursing staff; field questions; give appropriate orders; call in medications/prescriptions; consult with the physicians as needed
  • PA will be expected to manage prescription refills during afterhours and on weekends as deemed appropriate
  • PA will admit patients who do not require emergent surgery and attend the physician to the OR on emergency cases and admissions; for busy trauma calls, PA and physicians will see and triage patients together
  • PA to take over patients in the office if the physician is called to the emergency room (ER); PA may be required to proceed to the ER first, in order to assess the patient, obtain X-rays, labs, etc. as ordered, and discussion plan with the physicians

GENERAL

  • The Physician Extender will follow the “Scope of Practice” as developed and approved by Administration.
  • The Physician Extender is expected to understand and comply with all current laws, rules and regulations, which govern the practice of Physician Extenders in the State of Texas.
  • The Physician Extender may prescribe medications and dispense sample medications as dictated by the prescriptive privilege in the State of Texas or under the verbal order of the supervising physician.
  • The Physician Extender, if qualified by training and experience as determined by the supervising physician, may perform medical treatments which fall within the normal scope of practice of the supervising physician.
  • A Physician Extender may instruct and counsel patients and their families, and involve them in informed decision making, with regards to their injury and health maintenance.
  • In a life threatening emergency situation when the supervising physician is not present, the Extender may initiate appropriate evaluation and treatment.
  • The Extender shall always inform the patient or guardian that he/she is a Physician Extender and not a physician. The Extender should always offer to give the patient educational material if requested.
  • A Physician Extender may carry out a prescription drug or device order in any health care setting in accordance with Texas State Law.
  • The Extender will follow all policies and procedures of Employer including Clinical Policies and Personnel Policies.
  • The Physician Extender may perform her duties only in the principal offices of the physician, public or private places or health facilities where the physician regularly sees patients.
  • Professional behavior is expected; professional attire is expected: scrubs, clean/pressed lab coat, or polo w/ slacks
  • Concerns regarding situations in the office, operating room, hospitals, etc. may be addressed with the Administrator and/or Physicians directly
  • PA is expected to maintain current CME credits to meet licensure requirements for specialty
  • Punctuality and attendance are critical; regular unscheduled absenteeism and tardiness will not be tolerated
  • All scheduled PTO must be submitted well in advance (>2-weeks), and must be approved by Administrator/physicians
  • Other duties as assigned by supervising physicians and/or Administrator

 

North Dallas - Texas

Posted Date: October 14, 2014

Physician Assistant - Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Physicians Assistant
  • Orthopaedic Trauma/Fracture or Sports experience preferred
  • Call: one week out of four
  • State-of-the-art hospitals with Level II and Level III trauma facilities
  • TX license (or one in process) preferred

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Employed position with stable, successful group
  • Competitive compensation commiserate with experience
  • Benefits include medical, dental, 401K, term life, AD&D, CME stipend

For additional information, please send e-mail and CV to:

Blake Sanders, MD​

bsanders@structureortho.com

Morgantown - West Virginia

Posted Date: October 14, 2014

WVU Healthcare/University Health Associates has exciting opportunities in the Department of Orthopaedics.

Located in Morgantown, WV (just 50 miles south of Pittsburgh, PA), WVU Hospitals, a 531-bed tertiary care center, Level 1 trauma center, serves as the primary teaching site for West Virginia University’s health professions schools.  University Health Associates (UHA) is West Virginia's largest multi-specialty physician and dental group practice.  Our system is quickly growing to better meet the needs of our patients in WV and the surrounding region.

We offer an excellent work/life balance, comprehensive benefits, competitive salary, flexible schedules, sign-on bonus, and a collaborative dynamic environment.
 
Visit www.wvuhealthcare.com to apply online for Advanced Practice positions, read detailed job descriptions, and to learn why WVUH is widely considered a leading employer of choice.
 
For more information, contact Annette Belcher, Recruiter, via email at belchera@wvuhealthcare.com
 
WVU Healthcare
WVU Hospitals / University Health Associates
Human Resources
Morgantown, WV  26506
Phone:  1-800-453-5708
www.wvuhealthcare.com

 

Richmond - Virginia

Posted Date: October 14, 2014

Physician Assistant

Advanced Orthopaedics (www.advancedortho.me) is seeking a PA to work with our team and assist in the diagnosis and treatment of hand patients, assist in surgical intervention and ultimately run their own clinic.  Candidate will provide services effectively and efficiently; compile and record detailed narrative evaluations, return phone calls from patients and handle prescription refills. Prefer 2 years' experience in hand but will accept a new grad.  We offer no weekends, competitive salary and excellent benefits. Please send resume to shawks@advancedortho.me

Glendale - California

Posted Date: October 10, 2014

Physician Assistant needed full time, for a very busy Orthopaedic Surgeon.  Will need to be contracted with three area hospitals. The PA will be an extension of the physician and will exhibit the ability to practice independent decision making regarding the care of patients while being supervised.   Duties will include seeing patients independently in clinic, assisting physician in the operating room (first Assist), Completing patient paperwork including prescriptions, fielding phone calls.  Will require some evenings and weekends. 

  • Must have a valid and active physician assistant license and DEA number in California and have completed an accredited physician assistant program.
  • At least one year Orthopaedic experience required.
  • Computer literacy is a requirement- this is a paperless office. PACS system also in place.
  • 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 insurance, CME allowance, paid vacation and payment of hospital staff dues.

Contact:

Please send resume and letter of interest to glendaleorthopaedics@gmail.com


Winston-Salem - North Carolina

Posted Date: October 9, 2014

At Novant Health, we bring together world-class technology and professionals – like you – to help make our patients’ healthcare experience easier and more personal. Your commitment to care and our model of creating a seamless system of care for our patients are the foundation of our success.

Physician assistant - Novant Health Ortho & Sports Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

The team member's number one job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension, every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health system’s vision of achieving that commitment to patients and families. This physician assistant will work to provide primary health care and perform selective medical services under the direction of practice physicians.

 Qualifications:

  • Master's degree required. Graduate of an NCCPA accredited physician assistant program required
  • One to three years of experience working in a physician practice setting preferred (new and experienced qualified applicants welcome to apply for this position)
  • PA licensed to work in appropriate state required. NCCPA certification required
  • Current DEA registration, BLS, ACLS (if clinical) required
  • Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing
  • Ability to work with management team and physicians; demonstrated customer service skills, interpersonal skills and communication skills

Novant Health has more than 350 physician practices, 100 outpatient facilities and 15 medical centers joining forces to transform the patient experience.

Novant Health offers competitive salaries, benefits and an annual continuing medical education allowance.

To apply, please contact Stephanie Floyd at skuykendall@NovantHealth.org. EOE

Salisbury - Maryland

Posted Date: October 8, 2014

Ortho Surgery Position Available

A well established, progressive and growing 13 surgeon, 16 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/hospital ED/Inpatient/OR coverage at one hospital (Regional Trauma Center).

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

Clay - Duval County - Florida

Posted Date: October 8, 2014

Physician Assistant needed for medical practice specializing in multiple types of care. This is a full time position, Monday - Friday, day shift only. Experience is a plus, but NOT required. A strong team is in place to train the right candidate.

Practice has been operating successfully for more than 20 years. We are look for a motivated individual to become a part of our long term team. Expected income $70,000 - $90,000.

Email - vkmedicalgroup@gmail.com

 

Truckee - California

Posted Date: October 5, 2014

Come joing a small but busy practice in the beautiful Lake Tahoe area.  North Tahoe Orthopedics currently has three orthopedic surgeons and one PA and looking to add another PA as soon as possible.   Successful applicant will work primarily with two Orthopedic Surgeons, splitting their time between surgical assisting and office evaluation/management of patients. Evening hours involving call are not anticipated. Applicant must hold a current California License and be Nationally Certified, or eligible. One year of orthopedic clinical experience or Orthopedics Fellowship Training is preferred. However, all applicants will be accepted for review.  Truckee is in the Sierra Mountains on the northern side of Lake Tahoe.  Outdoor activities are abundant year round.  Come join us in paradise.

Please  contact:

Jeffrey Dodd M.D. by email jdodd@ntortho.com

www.ntortho.com

Fort Myers - Florida

Posted Date: October 3, 2014

PA needed for busy orthopedic practice in Ft. Myers and Naples, Florida.  The ideal candidate will be a PA with experience in orthopedics, but new graduates with orthopedic rotations will be considered. You will be minutes from the beautiful beaches of the Florida Gulf Coast.

This is a clinical position.  No hospital.  No on-call.  Duties include, but are not limited to, new patient evaluations, follow-up evaluations, post-op visits, trigger point injections and joint injections. 

Salary is commensurate with experience.  Join a team of orthopedic surgeons, neurologists and interventional pain management anesthesiologists.  Please send your CV to adautch@cmcspineteam.com

 

Hampton - Virginia

Posted Date: October 3, 2014

Physician Assistant

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 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
  • 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

Tacoma - Washington

Posted Date: October 2, 2014

Physician Assistant – Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Dynamic multi-specialty group is seeking a certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join a team of two advanced practitioners and three Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery physicians. Primary duties within this busy group include working in the outpatient clinic, assisting in surgery and a light call rotation. The position is full-time and is located on our Tacoma, WA campus at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Health Center. Experience working as a surgical first assistant is required; experience in Pediatrics is preferred.

Requirements:

  • Minimum one year experience in a surgical first assist role required
  • Experience in Pediatrics preferred
  • Graduate from a Physician Assistant program
  • Licensed in the state of WA as a PA by the time of employment
  • Board certified by the time of employment
  • DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

At MultiCare we recognize Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Psychologists as an integral part of our medical community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and EPIC, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system. Whether you choose to affiliate with MultiCare through an employed position with one of our hospitals, clinics, a community practice or other contractual relationship our administrative team is here to partner with you to provide a high value system of health care.

Based in Tacoma, WA (near Seattle), MultiCare Health System is a leading-edge, integrated not-for-profit healthcare organization made up of five hospitals including Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Tacoma General Hospital. As one of America’s “10 Best Integrated Healthcare Systems,” MultiCare includes numerous primary care and urgent care clinics, multi-specialty centers, Hospice, Home Health and Behavioral Health services. Founded in 1882, MultiCare has grown to an 11,000-person health system committed to serving community needs.

Competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living: from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.

To apply, please visit our website to apply online to position 26365 at http://blazenewtrails.org or on your mobile device at m.jobs.multicare.org. Questions: email amber.bishop@multicare.org.

“MultiCare Health System is proud to be a drug-free workplace.” EOE

Seattle - Washington

Posted Date: October 2, 2014

WE PRACTICE EXCELLENCE

Group Health Physicians, the Pacific Northwest's premiere multi-specialty group is seeking a full time BC Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant at our Capitol Hill Medical Center Orthopedic Surgery team in Seattle, Washington.

Our Seattle team is an experienced group of 6 physicians and 6 full time physician assistants. Work schedule is a 4.5 day work week. Call is 1:6. Time in clinic and in the OR. Ideal candidate must 1-3 years of Orthopedic Surgery experience. Well qualified new graduates with previous physical therapy experience who completed an orthopedic surgery rotation while in training maybe be considered. Must have an unrestricted Washington State medical license and federal-issued DEA.

Competitive salary and outstanding benefits offered. Group Health Physicians encourages its staff to maintain care-focused patient relationships and manage innovative practices using state-of-the-art technology while advocating a well-balanced life and personal health.

Group Health Physicians is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Interested candidates please email a CV and letter of intent to:

Jenelle Van Assen | MANAGER GHP RECRUITING
Group Health Physicians, Medical Staff Recruiting
PHONE 206-448-6192
FAX 206-877-0652
E-MAIL vanassen.j@ghc.org

www.grouphealthphysicians.org

www.ghc.org

Festus - Missouri

Posted Date: September 26, 2014

Mercy Clinic, a regional and national recognized leader in healthcare, is actively recruiting a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our Orthopedic Surgery team in Crystal City, 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 diverse 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
Megan.Sievers@mercy.net
P: 314-364-3840
www.mercy.net

AA/EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Fort Lauderdale - Florida

Posted Date: September 25, 2014

Experienced physician assistant needed for orthopedic practice. Must have minimum of 2 years experience in orthopedic surgery specifically with total joint replacement procedures. PA will perform duties of a first assist in surgery, will perform hospital rounds and hospital consultations. Minimal Office work will be required. This job is perfect for the PA who as a passion for surgery and hospital type work. Office call is required at a maximum of 5 days per month.

If you are interested please fax your resume to tcestnick@meliortho.com

Hastings - Michigan

Posted Date: September 25, 2014

Advanced Orthopedic & Pain Institute is a specialty practice with high quality reputable physicians and surgeons serving the Barry County area. One position supports the General Orthopedic Surgeon and the other position supports the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician in a patient focused, high volume practice in a growth mode. The PA-C works in complementary and synergistic ways with the surgeons and staff to provide assistance in surgery, complete patient histories and physical exams on consultations, order and interpret laboratory tests, diagnose and treat illness, and write prescriptions as needed.

Requirements:

Current Michigan PA license; National certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants; current registration as a PA-C with the State of Michigan.

Pennock Health Services is a community hospital that has been proudly serving Barry County for over 95 years. Pennock Health was designated a West Michigan 101 Best & Brightest Company to Work for in 2013 and 2014. It has evolved into a sophisticated healthcare system representing a broad range of medical and surgical specialties with state of the art technology, board certified physicians and highly trained staff.  At the present time, the hospital operates 49 beds and is Hastings’ largest employer, providing employment for just over 600 people.

The mission of Pennock Health is to provide quality health services in a personal, professional, progressive manner in partnership with the community.

Apply online at:  www.pennockhealth.com

Or send resume to:  bschild@pennockhealth.com

Oklahoma City - Oklahoma

Posted Date: September 23, 2014

Orthopedic surgery - Physician assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION
Join our experienced Orthopedic Surgical team as we invite a new Physician Assistant to join our practice.  Working with one of the leading orthopedic providers in the country you will spend half of your time in the clinic and the other half in surgery.

Facility:

  • 28 board certified orthopedic physicians
  • 16 orthopedic PAs
  • 5 locations in Oklahoma City
  • Over 90 years of history
  • 100 in-patient beds
  • HealthGrades rated "Best Surgeons"
  • Voted "Best Place to Work"

Schedule:

  • Monday - Friday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • NO weekends!
  • NO holidays!
  • NO call!

Compensation:

  • $80,000 - $120,000
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Employer matched retirement
  • Full benefits: health, vision, dental, life, and disability
  • Up to 34 days of PTO

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Licensed as a Physician Assistant from an accredited program
  • Registered with the DEA and the OSBNDD
  • BLS for Healthcare providers
  • ACLS and PALS preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year of Orthopedic experience in a hospital setting is required

Contact: Apply@KirbyClinical.com 843.259.2380

 

Huntsville - Alabama

Posted Date: September 17, 2014

Surgical and Clinical Physician Assistant needed for growing orthopedic spine physician.  Competitive wages with comprehensive benefits to include an employer funded retirement plan with 401K options.  Spine experience is required.

SportsMed is a dynamic multi-specialty practice in North Alabama.  We have 18 physicians and 175 employees serving 4 counties.  Our primary location features an open MRI, Physical and Occupational Therapy, a Brace Shop, Pharmacy and Fitness Center open 24/7.  Our physicians provide care to many of the Middle and High School athletes in our local school system.  View our facility at www.sportsmedalabama.com.

Huntsville is a vibrant city with a rich history in aeronautics and space exploration.  We are within one hour of two metropolitan cities.  We have excellent housing costs and availability and an excellent school system - both public and private.

Contact Dawn Shurden, Business Manager at dshurden@sportsmedlink.com or Fax CV to 256-704-2397. 

 

Marshfield - Wisconsin

Posted Date: September 11, 2014

Physician Assistant - Surgical

You are invited to join one of the largest patient care, research and education systems in the United States.  Marshfield Clinic combines cutting-edge medical technology, research and education with small-town friendliness and caring.  Our goal is to attract you, the very best, and we’re committed to offering you the kind of opportunities and benefits you deserve.

Enjoy:
•    Competitive Wages
•    Employer-funded retirement
•    Comprehensive Benefits Package
•    Generous Paid Time Off
•    401(k) Plan

Mon-Fri, full time, Days, plus on call rotation in a Level II trauma center. Shared call with 7 other PAs/NPs

The Surgical Physician Assistant, Orthopedics, is a skilled member of the allied health care team who is qualified both academically and clinically to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients under the supervision of a licensed physician. The Surgical Physician Assistant works within a cooperative unit, utilizing team effort with health care providers, co-workers, and the public to provide positive patient interaction.

Qualified candidates will be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program. Requires certification from the National Commission on Certifications of Physician Assistants. Must be eligible to obtain or already hold a current State of Wisconsin Physician Assistant licensure. CPR and ACLS preferred. Experience preferred (ortho specific) but will consider new grads.

Marshfield, Wisconsin has a community of 19,500 and is proud of our family-friendly environment. Marshfield is ranked "Best Place to Live in Wisconsin and Eighth Best Place to Live in America" by Bizjournals.com and offers excellent health care, schools, vitality, connection to cultural mainstream, and a low cost of living all wrapped up in a small-town feel. We are located in the middle of the state with easy access to a network of interstate, U.S. and State highways.

To apply or learn more, visit www.marshfieldclinic.org/careers. Reference Job# MC141000

Marshfield Clinic
1000 N. Oak Avenue
Marshfield, WI 54449

Marshfield Clinic is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Fargo - North Dakota

Posted Date: September 10, 2014

Physician Assistant: Orthopedic Surgery - Fargo, ND

Sanford Clinic North is currently seeking a qualified Physician Assistant to work in its Orthopedic Surgery department in Fargo, ND. Practice mix is surgical and clinic. The expected schedule is full-time, Monday-Friday. Call is shared within the department.

Sanford's Orthopedic department is comprised of 21 physicians and 13 physician assistants practicing in a 30,000 square foot clinic with an attached outpatient surgery center with four operating rooms. The clinic includes 36 exam rooms with on-site imaging and therapy services.

Graduation from an accredited PA program and current certification is required. Experience not required. Sanford provides competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and a supportive work environment. To learn more about this excellent practice opportunity contact:

Kathryn Norby, Physician Recruiter
Sanford Health Physician & Advanced Practice Recruitment
Phone: (701)417-4851
Email: Kathryn.Norby@sanfordhealth.org

Christiansburg - Virginia

Posted Date: September 10, 2014

Full time surgical Physician Assistant opportunity available with a busy orthopaedic practice in Christiansburg/Blacksburg, Virginia.  Duties include office and hosptial care of general orthopaedic patients.  Typical week will include three days of clinic and two days of surgical 1st assist.  Some reasonable weekend and night call duties are expected.  

Home to Virginia Tech and Radford University, the region is affordable, safe, progressive and just minutes away for the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Appalachian Trail.

For more information contact Karyn Farrell at kbfarrell@carilionclinic.org

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

 

 

Roseville - California

Posted Date: September 9, 2014

Orthopedic/Surgical Assist-SIP (Roseville) - Physician
Assistant

Roseville Orthopedic, located in Northern California, is seeking a Full Time Physician Assistant to join an established Orthopedic Surgery group. Successful applicant will work primarily with two Orthopedic Surgeons, splitting their time between surgical assisting and office evaluation/management of patients. Evening hours involving call are not anticipated. Applicant must hold a current California License and be Nationally Certified, or eligible. One year of orthopedic clinical experience or Orthopedics Fellowship Training is preferred. However, all applicants will be accepted for review.

Roseville Orthopedic, a five physician group, has had the privilege of serving the Roseville community for over 50 years. Offering a competitive salary, excellent health benefits, paid time off, CME allowance and pension plan.

Our inviting Northern California location offers a rich variety of lifestyle advantages. Come experience exhilarating outdoor activities with convenient access to the Napa Valley wine country, the splendor of Lake Tahoe, the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains and the excitement of San Francisco. Roseville is located just 16 miles northeast of Sacramento and is one of California's fastest growing communities. Roseville is the home to an excellent school system, superior shopping and great community living.

Please visit our website www.rosevilleorthopedics.com.

For consideration and to learn more about our current opportunity contact:

Vici Tedford
800-650-0625
916-643-6677 fax
develops@sutterhealth.org
www.sutterhealth.org
EOE

Auburn - California

Posted Date: September 9, 2014

Sutter Medical Group is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant to join an established practice in Auburn, CA. Candidate will have a combination of clinic and hospital responsibilities as well as assisting in surgeries. Applicant must have Masters level training, hold a current California License and be NCCPA certified. One year experience in Orthopedics or Sports Medicine preferred.

Sutter Medical Group is a successful 700+ member multi-specialty group offering the opportunity to be part of a progressive, financially sound and collaborative organization. SMG is recognized as a Top Performing Physician Group by the Integrated Healthcare Association. Our members are dedicated to providing the highest quality and most complete health care possible to the people in the communities we serve in the greater Sacramento Sierra Region of Amador, Placer, Sacramento, Solano and Yolo Counties.

Join us and enjoy:

  • Competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and generous vacation time
  • Financial support for CME opportunities
  • Advanced practice technology, including Electronic Medical Records
  • A positive work-life balance and Northern California's natural beauty and lifestyle

Community Information

Auburn is a family oriented community with an excellent school system. Auburn is geographically located Northeast of Sacramento and Southwest of Lake Tahoe. The town is nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range at a comfortable 1,300 feet elevation. Auburn is situated on the edge of the Auburn State Recreation Area and overlooks the beautiful American River Canyon which offers an abundance of outdoor experiences--horseback riding trails, challenging running trails, scenic trail hiking, white water rafting, kayaking, lake boating, river and lake fishing, mountain biking, and camping.

To apply, please send your CV to:

Vici Tedford
Clinician Recruiter
(800) 650-0625 Phone
(916) 503-6831 Fax

Email: develops@sutterhealth.org

White Plains - New York

Posted Date: September 5, 2014

Orthopaedic Spine Physician Assistant Position at White Plains Hospital

White Plains Hospital is seeking a qualified Certified Physician Assistant to help support an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon. Duties will mostly be outpatient based, including seeing patients alongside the attending and independently, with increasing surgical exposure as the practice demands. Physician Assistant should have excellent clinical judgment, strong communication skills, and be a self-motivated individual. Qualified candidate will help to coordinate and run a busy practice. Clinical input will be highly valued with increasing levels of autonomy as experience justifies.

White Plains Hospital wants candidates who value and exemplify teamwork and commitment to quality and excellence. The candidate will be board certified by NCCPA and have a New York State License. Experience is preferred. Interested candidates should send their resume and inquiries to dmilano@wphospital.org and apply for the position online at www.wphospital.org under careers.

 

White Plains Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Hapeville - Georgia

Posted Date: September 3, 2014

Experienced Physician Assistant - Orthopedics

Location: Hapeville, Georgia Clinic

Hours: Full Time 

Responsibilities:

  • Applies and modifies the principles, methods and techniques of medicine to provide comprehensive primary care services.
  • Diagnose and treat a variety of diseases and injuries.
  • Provide leadership, direction and coordination of all clinical activities involving professional medical judgment.
  • Work closely with Administrator to ensure comprehensive delivery of services and quality patient care.
  • Cooperate with management in the direction of all center activities to ensure accomplishment of all center objectives.
  • Evaluate medical procedures and everyday situations and suggest ways to improve delivery of service and profitability.
  • Participate in center growth plans.

Requirements:

  • Valid Georgia Physician Assistant license
  • Previous Orthopedic experience required
  • Previous experience in Occupational, Emergency, Ortho, Internal Medicine or General Practice preferred

About U.S. HealthWorks:

U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group is a leading national provider of occupational medicine and urgent care, with 208 locations in 19 states, and 2,000 employees including approximately 350 affiliated physicians.

 

Apply Today! We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package.

Email: providerrecruitment@ushworks.com

Online: www.ushealthworks.com

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

 

Marlton - New Jersey

Posted Date: September 3, 2014

Full time position for a motivated PA-C in a busy Orthopaedic practice in South Jersey

Competitive salary commersate with experience

Experience preferred but may consider new grads

NJ state license required

Limited amount of call time

Limited amount of in hospital work/rounds

Work in office and surgical center operating room

Responsibilities include: Surgical assistance, history and physical examinations and post operative care

 

Please contact Adrienne at adrienne.premierortho@hotmail.com

 

 

Santa Monica - California

Posted Date: September 2, 2014

Full-time position
Physician Assistant (Orthopaedic)
Provider Type: PA
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
Location: Santa Monica, CA
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular

A distinguished orthopaedic and sports medicine group in Santa Monica, CA is looking for a Physician Assistant.  PA-C will directly support one physician with focus in knees and Sports Medicine and assist two other physicians in the OR.  Time will be split between OR and Clinic.

This will be a highly autonomous clinic position allowing for PA-C to increase patient load and achieve production bonuses.  PA-C will be responsible for first and second assisting in the OR, performing H+P's, Pre and Post op visits, Physical Therapy referrals, medication prescriptions, ordering diagnostic imaging studies and performing office injections. No call or weekends!!

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated PA with experience in Orthopaedics, but exemplary new grads with Orthopaedic rotations will also be considered.

This is a full-time position with: good base salary, benefits, CME, and production bonus.

Must have valid CA license and current DEA license.

Please submit cover letter and CV to hadle@smog-ortho.net and cc monicam@smog-ortho.net.

 

Boca Raton - Florida

Posted Date: August 28, 2014

Busy multi-specialty clinics looking for a physician assistant to see our patients. Clinics are located in Palm Beach, Broward and Dade counties, Florida. This is a clinical position. No hospital, no call. Duties include, but not limited to, new patient evaluations, follow-up evaluations, post-op visits and trigger point injections. Join a team of orthopedic surgeons, neurologists and interventional pain management anesthesiologists.  Full time position with excellent compensation package. 

Please send your CV to adautch@cmcspineteam.com.

See us at www.choicemedicalcenters.com

Baltimore - Maryland

Posted Date: August 25, 2014

Seeking Orthopedic/Sports Medicine Physician Assistants - Full and Part-Time Opportunities: Federal Hill, Maryland (Baltimore, MD)

MedStar Prompt Care is part of MedStar Health, a $4 billion, not-for-profit, regional healthcare system with more than 5,600 affiliated physicians and a network of 10 hospitals and 20 other health-related businesses across the Maryland and Washington, DC region. MedStar Prompt Care has recently opened our new site in Baltimore, Maryland: Federal Hill.

We are currently recruiting for Urgent Care/Ortho/Sports Medicine Physician Assistants who have experience working in Orthopedics and Orthopedic Fast Track ER Departments. Our Ortho/Fast Track Care site is open 8-8 Monday-Friday and 8-4 on Saturdays and Sundays. Our facilities are staffed with both full and part-time Physicians and Physician Assistants.

MedStar Prompt Care offers a very competitive salary and benefit package, to include paid malpractice insurance; vacation days; paid week of CME and CME allowance; sick leave; retirement plan with % match from employer; medical, dental and vision insurance; and much more.

As part of the MedStar System, we strive to offer patients personalized care in our community-based physician offices, as well as access to the latest medical advancements and treatments available throughout our system.

Please contact me today for additional information:

Ellen Gilliland
MedStar Medical Group
Ellen.s.gilliland@medstar.net
(443) 725-8709

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

For more information, please visit http://www.MedStarMedicalGroupCareers.com/jobs/77141/

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Beverly Hills - California

Posted Date: August 22, 2014

Candidates must have a professional demeanor and prior work experience in the medical field is a plus. Please be sure to read this entire posting before applying. 

The Physician Assistant's duties include but are not limited to the following:

*Assist in office*

-Conduct patient interviews, evaluations and physical examinations, interpret and correlate laboratory and diagnostic procedures, compose and finalize patient-encounter reports for both treating patients and forensic work.

-Perform record reviews for patients with prior medical history. View and interpret surveillance video of examinees for forensic evaluations.

-Interpret and correlate subjective and objective data to formulate a differential diagnosis and establish a working diagnosis. Formulate a treatment plan for Orthopedic problems within scope of practice. 

-Implement therapeutic intervention for specific conditions when appropriate. Exercise judgment on problems requiring consultation, referral, or evaluation by the supervising Orthopedic surgeon or other health care professionals. 

-Order, collect, and perform appropriate laboratory or diagnostic procedures, and studies including but not limited to blood and tissue specimens. Ordering or performing diagnostic studies such as but not limited to EMG, electrocardiogram, compartment pressure measurements, and x-ray examinations including special x-ray examinations CT, MRI, and bone scans etc.

-Perform procedures such as but not limited to, digital blocks, regional anesthesia, and minor outpatient surgical procedures such as but not limited to: tendon repair, wound closure, wound management, wound debridement, incision and drainage, needle biopsy, percutaneous pinning of fractures, k-wire removal and hardware removal. 

-Coordinate scheduling of and preparing for surgeries, insuring that all necessary equipment and personnel have been ordered/arranged.

-Function as primary contact (email and/or telephone) for patients during office hours, evenings and weekends.

*Assist in surgery*

-Assist in surgery to include but not limited to first assist, deep and superficial tissue closures, application of appliances and any other action delegated by the surgeon. 

-Arrive at the surgical facility prior to the first case of the day to greet patient, insuring that patient is ready and all preparations are complete including paperwork and equipment in the operating room suite. Remain at surgical facility until after the last case concludes and all related issues have been taken care of. Work with the OR staff to make sure each case is set up properly and that all necessary equipment is available. Position patient in the OR in preparation for the surgical procedure, supervise sterile prep, and perform draping. Complete all hospital or surgery center paperwork associated with the surgical case. Communicate with patient's family members when necessary with progress updates.

-Conduct hospital rounds, admit patients, discharge patients, write progress notes, write orders, and take call for the Orthopedic surgeon. Evaluate and clarify clinical conditions, formulate and implement a treatment or therapeutic plan for hospitalized patients, dictate discharge summaries, histories and physicals.

*Academics*

-Assist in the writing and preparing of manuscripts for publication with co-authorship.

*Business Management/Development*

-Assist in marketing initiatives, generating web site content and other related activities for the promotion and development of the practice. 

-Participate in ongoing collective and collaborative efforts to identify issues and implement measures related to optimizing efficiency in practice operations.

 

Please do the following when applying for the position.

1. Send an email response to drstevenmeier@gmail.com.

2. Please respond to this ad with "Orthopedics - Physician Assistant" in the subject line.

3. Include a cover letter and a resume.

 

Please note: If you do not include all of the above, you will not be considered for an interview. Submit your application only if you are qualified.

New Orleans - Louisiana

Posted Date: August 20, 2014

Physician Assistant (Orthopedic Surgery ) - Ochsner Main Campus

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Employed by the clinic for the purposes of enhancing the nature and quality of care for acute and chronically ill pediatric, adult, and geriatric population. Works under the supervision of the Medical Director or approved staff physician and in association with the PCCs, staff nurses, and discharge coordinator in the planning, implementation and evaluation of medical and nursing care. Major areas of responsibility include: primary and urgent medical management, emergency stabilization of all critically ill patients, teaching of residents and medical students, staff development and education, patient education and discharge planning.
Demonstrates actions consistent with Ochsner's Expectations as duties are performed on a daily basis.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Experience & Training:

For Physician Assistants:

  • Bachelors Degree in Physician Assistant Medicine or Health Sciences or graduate of an Approved Physician Assistant Training Program (as appropriate for PAs)
  • NCCPA Certified
  • Current Louisiana State Licensure as a Physician Assistant
  • BCLS/ACLS Current Certification as required
  • 3 to 5 years related experience preferred

Other Qualifications:

  • Must be fully licensed and credentialed as outlined by the Medical Staff Office of Ochsner Health System.
  • Physician Assistants must maintain NCCPA certification. Must be eligible for Louisiana Prescriptive Authority as outlined by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners.

Apply: https://ochsner.taleo.net/careersection/10/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

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

 

 

Golden, Colorado - Colorado

Posted Date: August 19, 2014

Panorama Orthopedics is located in Golden, Colorado.

The group includes 25 fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons, 2
physiatrists; several nurse practitioners, and 17 physician assistants.
On-site digital x-ray, electronic medical records, ultrasounds, EMG,
fluoroscopy, physical therapy, and MRI.

Position to be filled is in the joints department as a physician's assistant working in
both a clinical and surgical capacity. Applicant should have the ability
to work independently, take direction, have the ability to stand/assist
during long surgeries, communicate effectively, and have a high regard
for patient/provider satisfaction. Attention to detail is a crucial
trait.

Golden is a very active and family oriented community of
19,000 people, located just 15 minutes west of Denver. Hiking, rock
climbing, fishing, golfing, mountain biking, and road biking are in your
backyard and just a short drive from numerous ski resorts.

Benefits include working for an amazing and very friendly company, competitive
compensation, paid health insurance, paid time off for continuing
education in addition to standard paid time off, financial support for
continuing education, and a 401k plan.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • First Surgical assistant for the total joint arthroplasty service. (working with multiple physicians)
  • Seeing patients in clinic. (including 2 week postoperative visits)
  • Rounding on a limited number of patients in the hospital.
  • Occasional weekend rounding. (approximately 1 out of 9 weekends)
  • Occasional Call.(Consists solely of covering night and weekend patient phone
    calls. This is 2 out of 3 days, and there is no in-house call. You will
    NOT be required to go to the ER or hospital while on call.)

Qualifications:

  • Physician assistant training at two- or three-year accredited program, including didactic and clinical teaching. 
  • Valid NCCPA certification.
  • Valid Colorado state physician license.
  • 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.

For more information regarding this opportunity, please contact Karen Oxenford.

koxenford@panoramaortho.com / 303-233-1223

www.panoramaortho.com 


Harrisonburg - Virginia

Posted Date: August 19, 2014

Sentara RMH Medical Center seeks motivated Physician Assistant to join established team of 8 Physicians and 4 PAs in our Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Practice.  This position will support our General / Joint Surgeon performing comprehensive and problem focused H&Ps, order and interpret lab and diagnostic procedures, medications and orthotics, develop treatment plans, administer joint injections, casting, implement therapeutic interventions when appropriate, participate in hospital rounding and call, dictate discharge summaries and act as first assist in surgery including deep and superficial tissue closures, application of appliances and any other action delegated by the surgeon. 

The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years’ clinical experience with at least 1 year surgical first assist experience.  This is an employed position offering a competitive starting salary, commensurate with experience, 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 sxhutche@sentara.com or call 540-564-7126.

 

Tucson - Arizona

Posted Date: August 18, 2014

Physician Assistant(s) – After Hours Clinic

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, experienced Physician Assistant to run our After HOURS clinic

Job duties include working Monday-Thursday (10 hour shifts), triaging and treating patients, managing the after- hours clinic and support staff, surgical first assist (as needed), 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

 

Hazleton - Pennsylvania

Posted Date: August 18, 2014

Well established Orthopaedics practice seeking experienced PA for Hazleton, PA.  Practice currently has 2 surgeons, 1 physician assistant, and is still growing.  Applicant must be self motivated, hard working, and be able to run a clinic solo or in cooperation with other team members. 

 Position details:

  • Full time
  • Alternating call with team members
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Full benefits package including health, life, 401K, CME, and malpractice

Job Responsibilities:

  • Clinic and OR responsibilities
  • Hospital consults, rounds, and evaluations

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience, within the last 5 years, providing services in an orthopaedic department
  • Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant training program
  • Current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Eligible for a PA License

Contact:

Melanie Broyan
Provider Relations & Recruitment
Lehigh Valley Hospital–Hazleton
700 E. Broad Street
Hazleton, PA  18201
melanie.broyan@lvhn.org
570-501-4787 (Phone)
570-501-6203 (Fax)
LVHN.org/hazleton

Lehigh Valley Health Network
A PASSION FOR BETTER MEDICINE


Tampa - Florida

Posted Date: August 16, 2014

 

Well established Orthopaedics practice seeking experienced PA for Winterhaven, FL.  Practice currently has 4 surgeons, 2 physician assistants, and is still growing.  Applicant must be self motivated, hard working, and be able to run a clinic solo or in cooperation with other team members. 

 Position details:

  • Full time
  • Alternating call with team members
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Full benefits package including health, life, 401K, CME, and malpractice

Job Responsibilities:

  • Clinic and OR responsibilities
  • Hospital consults, rounds, and evaluations
  • Medical coverage for local high school football programs

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience, within the last 5 years, providing services in an orthopaedic department
  • Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant training program
  • Current certification by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Eligible for a Florida License

Contact:

Ed Smith, Chief PA
omgpa@yahoo.com

 

Northern - Wyoming

Posted Date: August 15, 2014

Seeking an experienced physician assistant in orthopedics for hospital based position in Northern Wyoming. Two days clinic, two days OR. Great orthopaedic physicians. Beautiful area with mountains, outdoor heaven, skiing, backpacking, hunting, fishing. Work and play in God's country. Outstanding salary with benefits. Moving expenses. NO STATE INCOME TAX.

Contact:

Rebecca Smith, RKS PHysician Recruiting
307-851-4312
rebecca.smith@rekamsolutions.com

 

 

Middletown - Connecticut

Posted Date: August 13, 2014

 

Orthopedic Associates of Middletown, a premier seven doctor, four physician assistant group located in the central Connecticut River valley.  Middletown is the home to Wesleyan Univeristy, locate 20 miles southwest of Hartford and mid-way between New York and Boston and just 30 minutes from the Long Island Sound.  The ideal candidate will be NCCPA certified, experienced in orthopedics and have a minimum of three years experience in the medical field.

Under the direct supervision of a physician, the Physician Assistant duties will include caring for, treating and triaging patients.  The ideal candidate will also be able to perform the following:

  • Perform comprehensive and problem focused history and physical exams using appropriate labrotory and diagnostic testing to assist in formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan.
  • Order, collect specimens and perform appropriate laboratory/diagnostic testing and procedures.
  • Work closely with the Orthopedic Surgeons to evaluate and treat patients in the office setting and urgent patients reffered by the ER.
  • Order, perscribe and dispense medication and DME as allowed by the Connecticut state scope of practice.
  • Communicate with patiets to serve as liaison between Physician and patient.
  • Maintain records in both the office and hospital as required.
  • Each physician assistant shared duties include assisting in surgery, weekend call coverage and staffing the UrgentOrtho walk in center program

For more information or to apply for the position please forward your cover letter and CV to:

Scott Gruder
Operations Manager
512 Saybrook Road
STE 100
Middletown, CT 06457
fax: 860.894.1882
email: sgruder@oamct.com
website: www.oamct.com

Mobile - Alabama

Posted Date: August 11, 2014

 

Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, PC seeks a Physician Assistant with exceptional diagnostic and procedural skills, plus an appreciation of teamwork and professionalism.

The successful Physician Assistant will work with an orthopaedic sports medicine and shoulder surgeon as part of a team dedicated to the highest level of orthopedic care for athletes. The Physician Assistant will assist the supervising physician in the clinic setting and in the operating room. The PA will also be responsible for running a solo clinic at a specified time each week. This position requires minimal call and rounding commitments (No call after 6PM on weekdays, On Call with the surgeon 26 days per year, which involves rounding only on weekends when surgeon is on call. The PA will also cover area high school football games with the surgeon on Friday nights during football season.) Complete benefits package and guaranteed salary of 100K annually + bonus commensurate with experience and productivity. 

To apply please visit www.alortho.com and click on the "About Us" link to submit your resume/application via our employment opportunities job board.

 
Essential Functions

Physician Assistant activities 95 percent of time:

  • Performs physical exams, documents in the medical record, orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures and renders a diagnosis as defined via the protocols established by the supervising physician.
  • Provide indicated treatment and follow-up instructions as established by the supervising physician.
  • Perform aspirations and injections as defined via the protocols established by the supervising physician.
  • Educates patients and family members regarding health and illness prevention, medication and treatment instruction and recommends community resources as needed.
  • Prepares written prescription orders for drugs as defined by the protocols established by the supervising physician.
  • Communicates with attending physician regarding plan of care and involves physician in clinical decision making of any issues that are outside the Physician Assistant’s knowledge base or scope of practice.
  • Perform a variety of orthopeadic pre-, intra-, and post-operative duties to include: Pre-admission patient evaluation and work-up, Physical assessment, Assist in setting orthopedic instrumentation and equipment, Assist with patient preparation to include draping and positioning, First and second assist with all procedures to include tissue retraction, Suturing of tissues, cutting of suture, closing of the operative case, application of any appropriate dressings or splints and writing of post operative orders.

Our Physician Assistant (PA) will receive:

  • Guaranteed $100K salary
  • Bonus commensurate with productivity and experience
  • Full Benefits package to include 401K/Profit Sharing, Health, Dental & Vision Insurance and generous ETO plan.
  • 1 Week of paid continuing education time and course paid annually.
  • Applicable professional dues and licensure paid annually.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  •  Masters degree from an accredited PA program
  • Certification as a physician assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Current unrestricted license to practice as a physician assistant in Alabama
  • Current DEA registration number (certificate) to prescribe controlled substances
  • Minimum 2 years of full-time experience working as a Physician Assistant practicing in orthopedics

 

Long Beach - California

Posted Date: August 8, 2014

Busy Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine Practice in Los Alamitos/Long Beach California looking for a Physician Assistant. Willing to train new graduate.

Primary duties will include assisting in the care and treatment of all orthopedic related conditions including new patient evaluation, pre-op and post-op care of surgical patients as well as the management of non-surgical patients.

Graduation from an accredited school of physician assistants, and, a California State license/certification as a Physician Assistant and NCCPA certified.

Great Pay with Excellent Benefits. If interested please fax resume to:562-436-7350 or email marci.leyva@gmail.com

 

Auburn - Washington

Posted Date: August 4, 2014

PA - Orthopedic Surgery – Auburn, WA

MultiCare Health System is seeking a certified PA or NP to join our dynamic multi-specialty group and partner with an established surgeon in a busy Orthopedic practice. The position is full-time and includes working in our Auburn, WA outpatient clinic, assisting in surgery at Auburn Medical Center and a light call rotation. Occasional cross-coverage at our Covington campus is part of the role. Experience working in a surgical specialty and/or surgical first assist is required; experience in Orthopedics is preferred.

Competitive salary, a full array of benefits and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living; from big city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.

Please visit our website to apply online at http://blazenewtrails.org/ or on your mobile device at m.jobs.multicare.org. Questions: email amber.bishop@multicare.org .

“MultiCare Health System is proud to be a drug free workplace.”

Sarasota - Florida

Posted Date: July 30, 2014

 

Physician Assistant needed to join a solo practioner .  One P.A. is currently with the practice.

Duties include office and the Operating Room.

Minimal Call,after hours and weekend work.

Florida license required and Certification.

Please send all inquiries to: David Sugar , email dsugar@drsugar.md

Asheville - North Carolina

Posted Date: July 29, 2014

NORTH CAROLINA PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT OPPORTUNITY!

Asheville Orthopaedic Associates, P.A. is employing a Physician Assistant to join our current group of 6 Orthopaedic Surgeons. We are a fast growing, Mission Health Systems affiliated practice that was established since 1929. We are a growing and thriving private practice offering the latest in technology in a quiet hometown atmosphere. 

Opportunity exists for office and surgery, running your own clinic, fracture care, injections, and pre/post opt care. We are offer a competitive starting salary with a full and extensive benefit package and relocation.

The community is located in beautiful Asheville, NC in the heart of Western North Carolina in the majestic Blue Ridge Smoky Mountains. We are an area that boasts small town charm surrounded by sites like the historic Biltmore Estate and Grove Park Inn. Asheville offers an exceptional public and private school system and many outdoor amenities from river rafting, hiking, cycling, golfing, and snow skiing, with spectacular views offering a wonderful four season environment in which to live and work.  

Come see what we have to offer!

Contact: Jan Grove

Please email resume to jgrove@ashevilleortho.com

www.ashevilleortho.com

Santa Rosa - California

Posted Date: July 28, 2014

Single practioner looking to replace PA relocating, for busy practice consisting of one Orthopaedic surgeon, Three PAs and one RN.  PAs rotate between 2-3 surgical days with surgeon and 5 clinical days per week.  Average clinic load 14-18 patients.  No ER call or hospital rounding.  PAs alternate "phone call" through the week.  PAs responsible for H&Ps, follow-up on surgical patients, PT referrals and prescribing medications.

Experienced and new grads with ortho rotations preferred.

Must have:

  • Ability to work at a high level and pace
  • Good communication, organizational and time mangement skills
  • Current PA license CA
  • Current DEA#, NPI

Generous base salary, with health and dental benefits, education and training allowance, retirement plan and anual bonus.  Please send CV with cover letter to shoulderdoc@ericschmidtmd.com or fax to 707 544-3251

 

Grand Forks - North Dakota

Posted Date: July 25, 2014

Opportunity for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our Orthopaedic team full-time at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, North Dakota. We are the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services. Responsibilities include: assisting with the Orthopaedic follow-up clinic, ED consults, and in-patient rounding. We offer the ability to grow professionally through CME and training created and provided by the TeamHealth Institute, professional liability coverage with an A+ rated carrier, opportunity to work in a collegial team of orthopaedic professionals at a Level II trauma center. Orthopaedic experience is preferred; however, we will train the right candidate. Salary to include full benefits package: medical, dental, 401K, wellness, life insurance.

Contact:

Ryan Bennett
919-655-1314
ryan_bennett@teamhealth.com

 

Memphis - Tennessee

Posted Date: July 25, 2014

Opportunity for a Physician Assistant to join our Orthopaedic Hospitalist team full-time at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. At this Level II trauma center, you will work with a collegial team of orthopaedic professionals and for the nation’s leader in providing integrated hospital-based services. Responsibilities include assisting with the follow-up clinic, surgery assist, ED consults, and in-patient rounding. We offer the ability to grow professionally through CME offerings and training created and provided by the TeamHealth Institute. This is a salaried position that includes full benefits package; medical, dental, 401K, wellness, and life insurance; and paid professional liability coverage with an A+ rated carrier. Orthopaedic experience is required.

Contact:

Ryan Bennett
919-655-1314
ryan_bennett@teamhealth.com

 

Manhattan - Kansas

Posted Date: July 24, 2014

ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS MEDICINE

MANHATTAN, KANSAS

For over 20 years the Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center (OSMC) has provided quality care in the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and diseases such as arthritis. Our mission is to serve the people in Manhattan and the surrounding area by providing the highest level of compassionate and quality care in a timely and efficient manner. Manhattan is located in the beautiful Flint Hills of Northeast Kansas. It is home to Kansas State University. Great place to raise a family with metropolitean amenities but the feel of a small town.What we are looking for:Looking for a qualified Physician Assistant to join a 5 surgeon, 3 PA and 1 nurse practitioner orthopedic group. The job would include office, surgery and some call. Competitive salary and benefits. Experience is preferred but not necessary.

Contact Information:

Justin Schlepp, PA-C
Mid-Level Manager
Email CV and resume to jrschlepp@yahoo.com

Sebring - Florida

Posted Date: July 22, 2014

Florida Joint & Spine Institute PA is searching for an energetic Physician Assistant to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:

Initiates appropriate diagnostic tests to evaluate the patient's condition. Asses the findings and history, review of systems, physical examination and diagnostic tests.

Performs complete history and physical examinations. Provides pre and postoperative education and ongoing support to orthopedic patients and their caregivers. Promotes teamwork and patient centered care. Clinical and interpersonal communication skills.

Florida Joint and Spine Institute has three locations. All care locations have full electronic health record system and PACS for imaging. The practice offers sports medicine, joint replacement, minimally invasive joint replacement, pain management, fracture care, spine care, care for work related injuries and rehabilitation.

Candidates must be a graduate from a accredited Physician Assistants program with NCCPA certification.

These are full time positions with competitive Salary and benefits package (PTO, bonuses and Holiday pay). Please send CV and cover letter to Nespinoza@floridajointspine.com