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Physician Assistant Orthopaedics (Experience ) (1109rr)

Company:
Medicaljobsplus.com
Location:
New York, New York, United States
Posted:
December 02, 2016

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Description:

Orthopaedic Department of a state-of-the-art Hospital seeks to add another PA to their team. The department handles all orthopaedic injuries (sports, spine, total joints, hand, F&A etc.). The department is in the forefront of minimally invasive surgical technology.

The new PA will support all sub-specialty trained Orthopaedic Surgeons within the Department of Orthopaedics. This is a hospital based position! Specific responsibilities include: Run ortho clinic, OR (performing first assists), post and pre-operative care, H&P’s, injections, reductions, rounding, casting and splinting, coordinate with PT/OT Departments, writing prescriptions, ordering tests, and managing records. There is no off shift call. The position is three days per week with hours of 2 eight hour day shifts and one 24 hour shift. Additional shifts that are worked will be paid. Compensation depends on experience level.

Successful candidate must be NCCPA-certified/eligible. The group desires an experienced Orthopaedic PA.The new PA must have excellent interpersonal skills, be self motivated, and procedural-oriented. Preference is for local candidates. Again, candidates must be living in the New York Metro area and must be available to start within 60 days!

The NYC Metro area provides lots of universities, great schools, museums, theater, culture, and more. There is an excellent benefits package offered which includes paid medical, 401k, CME, five weeks of vacation, overtime, and many other perks.