PA/NP – Orthopaedics
Well-established Single Specialty Orthopaedic Group seeks a full-time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. The position consists of alternating weeks between the Urgent Prompt Care Clinic and the Orthopaedic Clinic. The Urgent Prompt Care Clinic hours are Monday thru Friday (12:00 PM to 8:00 PM). The position consists of seeing a good volume of muscular skeletal sprains, strains and fractures. The next week would be working in the Orthopaedic Clinic supporting three General Orthopaedic Surgeons. This would be a split between the OR and the clinic (four day work week). There is no call.
The group has a state-of-the-art facility with ASC, MRI, PT and Digital X-Ray. Responsibilities include: first assist, removing casts and pins, consultation, rounding and patient evaluation and education, reviewing lab results in a hospital setting. This position averages 45 hours per week. The orthopaedic group has very little turnover. The new PA/NP can live within 45 minutes of the Twin Cities area.
Successful candidate should be Board-Certified. Experience in orthopaedics is required with the exception for a new graduate that is an ATC or PT. Candidates must have done an orthopaedic rotation or orthopaedic preceptorship! The area provides great quality of life, very low cost of living, outdoor recreational activities and all the amenities of a major metro area.
Salary: depends on experience level. Additionally, there is an excellent full benefits package provided which includes 401k profit sharing, full medical, four weeks vacation, one week CME, insurance, etc. A relocation package is offered.
Job Updated: 02/01/18