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Orthopedic PA or NP

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Potsdam, NY
$111,000 - $130,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jan 09, 2017
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This is an opportunity to join a team of five (5) orthopedic physicians who all do general work, but also do joints, sports, hand and pediatrics. The musculoskeletal team will be moving to a brand new multispecialty outpatient clinic building, where they will occupy one whole floor.

This is an expansion position working with four orthopedic surgeons and a fifth starting in November 2016. Quality of life, enjoying your work and being rewarded for your efforts will be found at this practice.

Duties include, but not limited to: Perform comprehensive history and physical exams. Order, interpret and correlate appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures. Implement therapeutic intervention for specific conditions when appropriate. Exercise judgment with issues requiring consultation, referral, or evaluation by the supervising physicians. Assist the physicians in the global management of patient care in all peri-operative settings, and potential to assist in patient surgery. The orthopedic PA will handle routine problems and procedures, freeing the surgeon to concentrate on more complex patients.

Hospital Care: Orthopedic PA will round on inpatients and alleviate canceled, delayed or bumped cases.

Requirements/Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be detail-oriented, organized and have an in-depth knowledge of medical procedures. Must be a graduate of an AMA approved two-year Physician Assistant program. Current NCCPA certification in good standing.

Unless noted above, applicants MUST be authorized to work in the US without Visa Sponsorship. US citizens and Green Card holders ONLY. We do not provide relocation assistance for those living outside the continental US. Please only click apply if you meet the specific requirements of the job listing, you are able to work in the location listed, and are comfortable with the salary range indicated above. Thanks for your interest. We look forward to working with you.