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 an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a Sports Fellowship that has a very busy practice. This doctor handles sports injuries with a heavy focus on shoulders and knees, total joint, fractures and general cases. Patient base includes all levels of athletes from Professional to Weekend Warriors. There is also some sporting (football) event coverage.
Responsibilities include: providing first assist, running a clinic, reductions, patient evaluation and education, pre and post-H&P’s, injections (small joint, trigger point, and sin-visc), consultation and reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. This position has optional paid call and offers overtime compensation. Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified. Candidates should have a CA license or one pending. Previous orthopaedic experience is preferred, but will train a new graduate with an orthopaedic rotation and medical experience (ATC, Ortho Tech, PT and EMT etc.). Local candidates are preferred.
The location is 40 minutes to San Bernardino. There is a strong compensation package and a full benefits package.