Physician Assistant – Orthopedic (WILL TRAIN!) - SC-120919 (21987304)
Well-established Orthopedic Group seeks to add another full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The new Physician Assistant will directly support a General Orthopedic Surgeon with a total joint specialty. Cases includes Anterior Total Joints (includes anterior approach), Minimally Invasive Hip & Knee Arthroplasty and Computer Assisted Surgery, Partial Knee Arthroplasty, Trauma and some General Orthopedics. They also have a Physical Therapy Center and full onsite Diagnostics.
The position will consist of a split between the OR and the clinic. Call coverage will be paid. Responsibilities include: office procedures, first assist, H&P’s, removing casts and pins, fracture reduction, joint injections and aspirations, writing scripts, rounds, consultation and patient evaluation and education and reviewing lab results. The new Physician Assistant will also coordinate with in-house PT and ATC’s. The normal work week is 40 to 45 hours. Additional call is paid directly.
The Greenville/Spartanburg area is a great southern metro area that offers low cost of living, several colleges, strong local economy, museums and offers a great quality of life. The location also offers great all year-round outdoor lifestyle with lakes, lots of golf courses, fishing and easy access to Charlotte. This doctor will train a new graduate that has a passion for the specialty and completed an orthopedic rotation.
Compensation: Open, plus paid additional call and a bonus plan. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided including 401k profit sharing, health, dental, vacation etc.