Well-respected Orthopedic Group seeks a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to work directly with a Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon with a Total Joints Specialty. This position is equally split between the office and the OR. Cases include a focus on total joints as well as general orthopedics. The group has their own MRI and Physical Therapy Center. This is a state-of-the-art facility with EMR and Digital X-Ray. The new Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner would eventually run an orthopedic clinic. The new Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner needs to be a self-starter that is self-motivated!
Responsibilities include: H&P’s, patient evaluation and education, refers for diagnostic treatment, first assist, review lab results, write scripts, treat basic fractures, joint injection and aspiration, hospital rounds and call within a clinic setting.
Successful Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner should be Board-Certified and able to work well in a fast-paced environment. The group requires Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners to have orthopedic experience. The location is in a beautiful area within Flagstaff. Enjoy year round outdoor living (also skiing and snow-boarding), solid schools and all the amenities of a resort oriented city.
Compensation: Salary is open (depends on experience), plus a bonus. Excellent benefits including medical, dental, STD, LTD, CME, 401k (match), vacation and seven holiday days!