Physician Assistant – Orthopaedic Sports - NJ 020718 (20264459)
Specialty Group of Orthopaedic Surgeons seek to add a full-time Physician Assistant. This position will directly support a Sports Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. He has a well-established and high volume sports-oriented practice. This position consists of both OR and the clinic. Cases include a strong volume of knee, shoulders, elbow and some fracture care. Patient base includes all levels of athletes and weekend warriors. He is the Team Doctor for several local schools and semi-pro. The new PA can provide sporting event coverage (if desired). 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. This group is located in a state-of-the-art facility that has EMR, Digital X-Ray, and onsite PT/OT. Minimal call is required.
Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified, highly motivated, hard working and work well in a team-oriented environment. Candidate must have a New Jersey license. Candidates must be local or have ties to the area. The group prefers an experienced Orthopaedic PA, but will train a new PA, with an orthopaedic rotation and also an ATC!
The location is in NJ (15 minutes from New York City) which offers easy access to culture, arts, great restaurants and universities! Excellent compensation and benefits provided.