Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics
Well-established Orthopaedic Group seeks to add another full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The new PA will directly support a General Orthopaedic Surgeon with a total joint specialty. Cases includes Anterior Total Joints (includes Anterior approach), Minimally Invasive Hip & Knee Arthroplasty and Computer Assisted Surgery, Partial Knee Arthroplasty, Trauma and some General Orthopaedics. They also have a Physical Therapy Center and full onsite Diagnostics.
The position will consist of a split between the OR and the clinic. Call coverage will be paid. Responsibilities include: office procedures, first assist, H&P’s, removing casts and pins, fracture reduction, joint injections and aspirations, writing scripts, rounds, consultation and patient evaluation and education and reviewing lab results. The new PA will also coordinate with in-house PT and ATC’s. The normal work week is 40 to 45 hours. Additional call is paid directly.
The Greenville/Spartanburg area is a great southern metro area that offers low cost of living, several colleges, strong local economy, museums and offers a great quality of life. The location also offers great all year round outdoor lifestyle with lakes, lots of golf courses, fishing and easy access to Charlotte. The group prefers candidates with orthopaedic experience, but will train a new graduate that has some prior healthcare experience (PT, Ortho RN, EMT, ATC, Ortho Tech. etc.). In addition, new graduates must have completed an orthopaedic rotation. This group prefers candidates with ties to the southeast!
Compensation: Open, plus paid additional call and a bonus plan. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided including 401k profit sharing, health, dental, vacation etc.
Job Updated: 12/26/17