Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant. The new PA will directly support a very well-respected Orthopaedic Surgeon with a Total Joint specialty. This position is a combination of clinic and surgical first assist. Responsibilities include: pre and post-operative H&P’s, joint injections, writing scripts, removing casts and pins, consultation and patient evaluation and education, reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. There are no weekends.
Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified, highly motivated, hard working and work well in a team-oriented environment. The group prefers experience, but will train a new graduate that has a strong desire for orthopaedics. Also, the group prefers local candidates with ties to the area or to the east coast.
The location is in the Northern NJ area (25 minutes to the George Washington Bridge) which offers easy access to culture, arts, great restaurants and universities! Base salary: depends on experience, plus paid call. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.