General Orthopaedic Surgeon that is Fellowship trained seeks a full-time Physician Assistant. The newly-hired PA will work directly with this Doctor. The Doctor handles total joints, knee injuries (ACL reconstruction), shoulders and fracture care. The group is located in a very modern facility that has Digital X-ray, EMR and onsite PT. The PA will have both OR and clinic responsibilities. Specific responsibilities include: evaluation of injuries, injections, reductions, aspirations, pre and post H&P’s, surgical first assist, casting, patient education, writing scripts, ordering and reviewing tests. The new PA will see their-own patients, run a full clinic and work independently!
Successful candidate should have experience as an Orthopaedic PA but new graduates will be strongly considered if they have an orthopaedic rotation. The group would prefer local candidates or candidates must have ties to the area.
The new PA will be employed by the Orthopaedic Group and will have a very strong benefits package. The position is located in an upscale Chicago area that is 60 minutes to the city. Salary is open and depends on experience, plus a bonus. Production bonus is a percentage of net collections.