Physician Assistant – Orthopedics (WILL TRAIN!)

Location: California-Palm Springs
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: CA 032821 (22920434)
Company: Ross-Richter.com, LLC
Contact: Fred Perlman    Call: 2034618043
Practice Type:   Group
Job Updated: 06/10/21

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.