Physician Assistant – Orthopedics (WILL TRAIN!) - CA 032821 (22920434)
Well-established Orthopedic Group seeks to add a full-time Physician Assistant to their team. The position will include both the OR and the clinic. The PA will support an Orthopedic Surgeon with an Upper Extremity Fellowship that has a very busy practice. This doctor handles sports injuries with a heavy focus on shoulders, hand, elbow, fractures and some general cases. Patient base includes all age levels as well as athletic injuries.
Responsibilities include: providing first assist, running a clinic, reductions, patient evaluation and education, pre and post-H&P’s, injections (small joint, trigger point, and sin-visc), consultation and reviewing lab results in both a clinic and hospital setting. This position has optional paid call and offers overtime compensation. Successful PAs should be NCCPA-Certified. Previous orthopedic experience is preferred but will train a new graduate with an orthopedic rotation. The group prefers PAs that have ties to the west coast.
The location is in the beautiful Palm Springs area. This area is a MECCA for golf and tennis. There is a great all year-round outdoor living along with a very reasonable cost of living for the state of California. Base salary is open and depends on experience, overtime (time and a half) after a 40 hour work week, and a production bonus. Additionally, there is an excellent benefit package.