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Nurse Practitioner OR Physician Assistant - Spinal

K.A. Recruiting, Inc.
Haubstadt, Indiana, 47639, United States
December 03, 2018


Full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant needed at an Orthopedic Practice in Southern Indiana!

Seeking a NP or PA, Spinal - split time between surgery & clinic. Will also work in an urgent care rotation on Friday afternoons, so must be able to see kids.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Physician, this position is responsible for assisting in medical and surgical care of orthopedic patients in an office setting and the operating room. Time will be split between the operating room and clinic seeing patients with various orthopedic conditions.

Essential Functions:

- Assists in surgery

- Sees patients in clinic

- Triages patients prior to physician examinations

- Develops and implements treatments plans

- Administers joint injections

- Orders diagnostic tests

- Sutures lacerations as needed

- Reduces fractures, applies casts, braces and splints as directed by physician

- Sees patients in the Emergency Room, consults as directed by physician

- Dictates information about patient visits

- Writes therapy orders and prescriptions

- Assists it taking first call as needed

- Covers urgent care walk-in clinic

Job Qualifications:

* Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program

* Orthopaedic experience or clinical rotation in Orthopaedics preferred

* Operating Room experience preferred

* NP or PA license in Indiana or ability to obtain Indiana License

* Strong verbal and interpersonal skills

* Ability to work with multiple physicians

* Computer literacy with ability to learn new computer programs quickly

Offering competitive compensation and complete benefits.

For more information please submit your resume for review!