Physician Assistant – Orthopedics (Sports and Total Joints) - CT-011521 (22839188)
Well-established Orthopedic Group seeks to add a full time Physician Assistant. The new Physician Assistant will work directly with a Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon. This position will include three days in the clinic and two days in the OR. This doctor has a very successful and growing practice and handles a high volume of total joints (shoulder, knee, and hip) and sports medicine (knees and shoulder scopes) and fracture care. Responsibilities include: first assist, H&P’s, write scripts, coordinate with PT/OT, consultation, rounding, event coverage and discharge summaries. They are located in a modern facility and have their own PT/OT onsite. Also, there is an opportunity to work in orthopedic urgent care ($125 per hour). Call is paid and minimal.
Successful Physician Assistants should be NCCPA-Certified. Candidates should have direct surgical experience in orthopedics, but the group will consider candidates with surgical experience from another specialty. The location is within the greater Hartford area. The area has solid school systems and is a terrific location to raise a family. Physician Assistants must be from the region. Salary range is based on experience level and includes an incentive. Additionally, there is a full benefits package provided.