Muscular Skeletal Center seeks a full-time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. This position is all clinic based (Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) with no call schedule, evening or weekends. General orthopedic and pain cases include approximately 65% spine and the balance extremities. The new Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner will run their-own clinic (mostly chronic) parallel to the physician and will see on average 25 to 30 patients per day.
Responsibilities include: run clinics, patient evaluations and education, removing casts and pins, fracture care, consultation, ordering and reviewing lab tests (X-Ray, MRI, CT’s etc.), writing scripts and injections (cortisone and viscosupplements). The position requires orthopedic and pain experience.
The new Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner will be employed by this private orthopedic group and will have a very competitive compensation and full benefits. The position is located in a great area of Augusta. This group would prefer local candidates.