Well-established Orthopedic Group seeks to add a full time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. The Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner will work directly with a Board-Certified and Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon. This position will include mostly clinic and some potential OR. This doctor has a very successful and growing practice and handles a high volume of total joints. Cases include minimally invasive surgery including hip and knee arthroscopy, rapid-recovery hip and knee replacement, uni-compartmental, knee replacement and complex revision total joint replacement. Responsibilities include: first assist (light), H&P’s, write scripts, coordinate with PT/OT, consultation, rounding, event coverage and discharge summaries. They are located in a modern facility and have their own PT/OT onsite.
Successful Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner should be Board-Certified. Previous orthopedic experience is desired, but the doctor will train a new graduate. New Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners should be from the region, and at a minimum, completed an orthopedic rotation. The location is within the greater Hartford area. The area has solid school systems and is a terrific location to raise a family. Salary range is based on experience level and includes an incentive. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.