Healthcare System seeks to add an experienced Orthopedic Physician Assistant. This experienced Surgical Physician Assistant will be part of a fast-moving team that will be hospital based. The position focus will be first assisting within orthopedics with a strong percentage of the cases based in ambulatory service centers. This Surgical Orthopedic Physician Assistant will support several fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons. Cases include total joints (hips, shoulders, knees), sports (ACL’s and rotator cuffs), lower extremity, hand, wrist and elbow and some orthopedic trauma. This position is five days a week, 40 hours. If desired, it has the potential to be a four-day work week. There are no weekends and no evenings.
Successful Physician Assistants must have strong first assist experience with a focus on orthopedics. Candidates should be NCCPA-Certified. The Physician Assistant must have excellent interpersonal skills, be a self-starter, and work effectively in a fast-paced environment. The location is within the Hartford region. In addition to excellent compensation, there are full benefits provided.