Health Care System seeks to add another full-time Physician Assistant. This position includes both the OR and the clinic and is focused on treating hip and knee injuries. The Orthopaedic PA will work directly within the hip and knee service supporting a very busy Orthopaedic Surgeon with a Total Joints Fellowship. This Doctor utilizes the most minimal invasive surgical techniques and handles complex and revision total joint cases. The position is Monday thru Friday with no call or weekends.
The Orthopaedic PA’s day to day responsibilities include: patient evaluations, injections, run a parallel clinic to the doctor, removing casts and pins, reductions, consultation, rounds and patient evaluation and education, writing prescriptions and reviewing lab results in a clinic setting. Candidates must be organized, self starter, able to work independently and in a team-oriented environment. The newly-hired PA will coordinate with PT/OT. Preferred candidates are from the NYC region.
Compensation: Base salary open. Additionally, there is an excellent benefits package provided.