Physician Assistant – Orthopedics “Sports” (EXPERIENCE REQUIRED) - IL 061420 (22322655)
Well-established Board-Certified and Sports Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon seeks to add a fulltime Orthopedic Physician Assistant to his team. This doctor has a high volume sports practice which consists of shoulders, knees, elbow and fracture cases! This position includes both the clinic and the OR. Also, this sports doctor does work with local sports teams.
Responsibilities include: running an orthopedic clinic, first assist, treating fractures, removing casts and pins, consultation, patient evaluation and education, rounds, reviewing lab results, H&P, writing scripts and pre and post-op follow up. The Physician Assistant will also coordinate with Physical Therapists and ATCs.
Successful Physician Assistant should have experience in orthopedics and be Board-Certified. The area provides great quality of life, very low cost of living, outdoor recreational activities and an excellent public school system.
Compensation: Base salary range: Open, plus call pay and bonus potential. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.