Must Love the Outdoors! Explore an Ortho PA Opportunity in Southern Oregon! (23396295)

Location: Oregon - Ashland
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 23396295
Company: Asante Physician Partners
Contact: Lorena Jones
Job Posted: 08/08/22

Must Love the Outdoors! Explore an Ortho PA Opportunity in Southern Oregon! - 23396295

Asante is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our Orthopedic Surgery team in beautiful Ashland, Oregon. The PA will work with a team of 3 Surgeons, a PA, and excellent support staff. This position is 60% outpatient and 40% inpatient and will be supporting only one surgeon. 

WHO WE ARE. Asante is a not-for-profit, comprehensive health care system serving 600,000 residents in Southern Oregon and Northern California. We are the region’s top health care provider, with three hospitals and 40 ambulatory clinics. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented in our organization, which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-centered care supported by sophisticated technology. Asante has been named a 15 Top Health System in the nation seven years in a row by Watson Health. With a workforce of more than 5,500, Asante offers outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth.

OUR CLIMATE. Asante is located in picturesque Southern Oregon. Nestled between the Cascade and Siskiyou mountains, the area is known for its temperate climate with an average of 196 sunny days per year. Here you’ll find warm summers, mild winters, vibrant springs and colorful autumns.

OUR COMMUNITY. Southern Oregon is a great place to live, especially if you love the outdoors.
It offers year-around recreational activities, family-friendly communities, wonderful schools and an opportunity to enjoy a well-balanced life. The region is home to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Britt Music and Arts Festival, Southern Oregon University, Crater Lake National Park, the Rogue River and award-winning wineries and vineyards. Drive to the spectacular Oregon coast in two hours or fly to San Francisco or Portland in 50 minutes. Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport is centrally located and easily accessible from most airports.

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS. Generous annual base salary. Performance incentives up to 20K starting in year two. Sign on bonus DOE. Up to 10K in relocation assistance. 

Education/Training: Candidate must possess a strong understanding of Orthopedic Surgical Medicine. Two years of Orthopedic experience is required.

License/Certification: Current unrestricted PA license; Basic Life Support (BLS) certified from American Heart Association; Must obtain and maintain medical staff membership and appropriate privileges; Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs; Provider shall meet all qualifications to participate in hospital's program for professional malpractice and other liability coverage.