Well-established Orthopaedic Group seeks to add a full time Orthopaedic Physician Assistant. The new PA will work directly with a Spine Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. This group has their own ATC/MRI and PT. The new PA will handle a high volume of spine cases and some general cases. The PA will see their own patient load. The position is a combination of clinic and OR.
Responsibilities include: patient evaluations, first assists, injections, provide post and pre-operative care, some rounds, casting and splinting, ordering tests, patient education and writing prescriptions. There are minimal weekends and little call! Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified and work well in a very fast-paced office environment. Candidates with experience in any area of orthopaedics, including any other surgical area, would be considered. They also prefer candidates that have ties to the area.
The practice is located 60 minutes from the Charlotte area. The location is in a great metro area that provides several major universities, culture, international airport, moderate climate, reasonable cost of living and offers great quality of life. The area also offers easy access to lakes, a lot of great golf courses, and nearby hunting and fishing.
Compensation: Base salary range: open, plus a production bonus plan. If desired, the PA can work in the groups’ Ortho Prompt Care Center (evening or weekends) for additional compensation. There is an excellent benefits package!