Physician Assistant (Orthopaedics) – General (WILL TRAIN A NEW GRADUATE!)
Large and well-established Orthopaedic Group seeks to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The new PA will work one on one with a Sports Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. The position will include both the OR and the clinic. Cases include total joints, knees, shoulders and general orthopaedics. The Doctor uses the navigational system and utilizes the latest minimal invasive techniques.
The new PA will have the following responsibilities:
+ Provide surgical first assist
+ Run a parallel clinic with the Doctor
+ Call is one weekend per month
+ Perform patient evaluations
+ Fracture care
+ Joint aspirations and injections
+ Fracture reductions
+ Pre and Post-op follow-ups and rounding
+ Patient education
+ Order diagnostic tests and review results
Successful candidate should be NCCPA-certified. The Doctor will train a new graduate! The location is within 90 minutes of St. Louis. The PA must have excellent interpersonal skills and have a great work ethic. The location offers low cost of living, lots of outdoor activities, regional airport and provides access to St. Louis. Salary depends on experience, plus incentive bonus. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided which includes 401k profit sharing plan. Relocation and sign on bonus is available.
Job Updated: 11/08/17