Neurosurgery PA: San Antonio TX
An academic department in San Antonio is seeking a Neurosurgery Physician Assistant to join their department of neurosurgery. The incoming PA will provide consultation and advice to patients and support staff. The department will consider both PAs and NPs. They prefer at least 1 year of experience, however they may consider a professional and well-trained new grad. Neurosurgery residents take call, so there will be no OR or in-house call for the incoming APP. The hours will be general office hours with no night or call obligations. The incoming APP will have a clinic focused practice, there is limited OR time, most likely once a week. Working in an academic center the incoming PA/ NP will be exposed to all types of neurosurgery including spine, cranial, functional, and neuro-oncology. Neurosurgery PAs/ NPs typically will be in clinics and on the floor predominately. The neurosurgery department has 17+ neurosurgery residents, the incoming PA will have OR time as well but is more clinically based. Knowledge and experience in Neurosurgery and/or Neuro-Critical Care is preferred, as well as knowledge of health education focused in Neuroscience. The department will provide a competitive compensation package including salary, a benefit package second to none, PTO, relocation, and retirement.
Job Updated: 04/17/18