Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics - 012220 (22696536)
This Physician Assistant will work directly with a team of Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeons. Areas of concentration include: arthroscopy of the shoulder, knee, foot & ankle, rotator cuff, total joints replacement (knee, hip, and shoulder), ACL reconstruction and meniscus and cartilage repair. The position is focused in the Hospital also with some clinic.
This great metro area has several colleges, Symphony and Ballet, restaurants, and many things to do. The location has beautiful mountains, lakes, and offers a great quality of life with a low cost of living. The location is an hour plus to Charlottesville. Preference is for candidates from the region.
Compensation: Base salary range depends on experience, plus paid call. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided which includes healthcare, four weeks of vacation, one-week CME, 401k, and profit-sharing plan. Relocation allowance is available.
The Physician Assistant will provide surgical first assist, removing casts and pins, consultation and patient evaluation and education, reviewing labs results in both a clinic and hospital setting. Successful candidate should be NCCPA-certified/eligible, highly motivated, hard working and able to work well with others in a team-oriented environment. Call is 1/8 weekends and is paid. Will train a new graduate with an ortho rotation and passion for the specialty!