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PA Orthopaedics (Total Joints) EXPERIENCE (1205rr)

Company:
Medicaljobsplus.com
Location:
Augusta, Georgia, United States
Posted:
December 16, 2018

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Description:

Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The PA will directly work with a Total Joints Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. This position includes both the OR (first assist) and clinic. The PA will run their own clinic (one day a week). Major case load includes total hips (and revisions), knees and shoulders.

Responsibilities include:

First assists (total joints)

Initial evaluations

Joint aspiration and injections

Pre-op and post-op H&P’s

Write scripts and fracture management

Rounding

Coordinate with Physical Therapist

Ordering tests and evaluate X-ray, CT Scan and MRI

Run clinics

Augusta, GA is a river town that has a population over 200k. The location has several colleges (Augusta University), global economy, solid schools, excellent affordability and offers great all year-round outdoor living, and the city's famous golf course, the Augusta National Golf Club, hosts the first major golf tournament of each year, The Masters.

Compensation: salary range is open, plus bonus. Candidate must have direct orthopaedic experience. There is an excellent benefits package.