Well-established Orthopaedic Group seeks to add a full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The position will include both the OR and the clinic. The PA will support a Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon who is excellent at training a new graduate. This Doctor handles a good volume of lower/upper extremity cases and fracture cases. Responsibilities include: providing first assist, running a clinic, reductions, patient evaluation and education, pre and post-H&P’s, injections, consultation and reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. Successful candidate should be board certified. Will train a new graduate, however, only new graduates will be considered if they have an orthopaedic rotation. The group prefers a candidate that is from the region.
The location is in the beautiful Palm Springs area. This area is a MECCA for golf and tennis. There is great all year round outdoor living along with a very reasonable cost of living for the State of California. Base salary is open and is based on a 40 hour work week, plus paid overtime. Call is optional and paid. Additionally, there is an excellent benefit package.