Well-established Single Specialty Orthopaedic Group seeks to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The new PA will work directly with a Total Joint Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. Practice includes a high volume of total joints (hips, knees and shoulders) and cases include some revisions and trauma. This Doctor utilizes the latest minimal invasive surgical techniques. The group has a Physical Therapy Center, ASC, MRI and X-Ray on-site. The position is up to two days in the OR and the balance in the clinic. The PA will run a parallel clinic to the Doctor.
Responsibilities include: H&P’s, patient evaluation and education, first assist, review lab results, cortisone injections, treat basic fractures, reductions, rounds, casting and splinting within a clinic setting. Successful candidate should be NCCPA-certified and be able to work well in a fast-paced environment. Previous Orthopaedic PA is preferred, but will train a new graduate with an orthopaedic rotation! The location is in a beautiful area of Las Vegas, Nevada. The Doctor prefers candidates that have ties to the area. The new PA can enjoy year round outdoor living, reasonable cost of living, and all the amenities of a great area.
Compensation: Salary range is open, plus a bonus plan. An experienced Orthopaedic PA’s realistic total compensation is in the six figures (includes incentive). Additionally, there is a full benefits package.