Well-established Lower Extremity Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon seeks a fulltime Physician Assistant. This Doctor has a high volume general orthopaedic practice which includes lower extremity focus, sports and some fracture cases! This position includes both the clinic and the OR.
Responsibilities include: first assist, treating fractures, removing casts and pins, consultation, patient evaluation and education, rounds, reviewing lab results, H&P, writing scripts, and pre and post op follow up. The new PA will also coordinate with the Physical Therapist. There is light call coverage that will be worked out. They are located in the beautiful Quad Cities of Iowa.
Successful candidate should be certified/eligible. Prefer experienced Orthopaedic PA, but open to candidates with an orthopaedic rotation and some prior healthcare experience (PT, Medic, EMT, ATC, Ortho Tech.). The area provides great quality of life, very low cost of living, outdoor recreational activities and an excellent public school system.
Compensation: Base salary range: Open, plus a bonus plan. Additionally, there is an excellent full benefits package provided which includes a 401k program, profit sharing, medical, dental, insurance, plus a vacation plan.