Healthcare System seeks to add another Orthopedic Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to be part of a fast moving team. This position is two third OR (first assist) and one third clinic. The position will include first assisting (general orthopedics), ED Consults, floor rounds, clinic fracture and procedures. The new PA/NP will work directly with two general orthopedic surgeons! Cases include shoulders, knees, total joints, ankles and fractures. The position is a five day work week with hours from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., no weekends and no call schedule.
Surgical first assist
Run orthopedic clinic
Coordinate with PT and OT
Cortisone and Sin-Visc Injections
Order and evaluate tests
Pre and post-operative H&P’s and follow-up
Reductions, aspirations, casting and splinting
Evaluate X-ray, CT Scan and MRI
Successful candidate should be Board-Certified and have orthopedic surgical experience. New candidates with several orthopedic surgical rotations will be consider as well as a new NP that also has a RNFA. The candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills, be a self-starter and be able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. Additionally, there is an excellent benefits package and compensation. Relocation is available as well as loam reimbursement.