Private Single Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seeks to add a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. This NP/PA will work directly with a Spine Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon, and within a short time will also be supporting an Upper Extremity trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. The NP/PA will be focused in the clinic with the Spine Doc and will handle both the OR and the Clinic with the Upper Extremity Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. The group is located in a very modern facility that has Digital X-ray, EMR and onsite PT. Specific responsibilities include: evaluation of back injuries, injections, pre and post H&P’s, rounding, patient education, writing scripts, ordering and reviewing tests. The new NP/PA will see their own patients, run a full clinic and work independently!
Successful candidate should have solid orthopaedic or spine NP/PA experience or they will train a new local candidate that has completed an orthopaedic rotation and has a strong desire for orthopaedics. The group prefers local candidates or candidates that have ties to the area. Candidates should be available within 60 days to start employment.
The new NP/PA will be employed by the group and will have a strong benefits package. The position is located in an upscale Chicago suburban area that is 30 minutes to the city. Excellent compensation.