Job Description

OrthoArizona is seeking a full-time experienced Physician Assistant for a busy orthopedic surgeon. The practice has no trauma call obligations and features primarily elective surgery. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years as an orthopedic PA skills with surgical assisting experience. 

General Responsibilities:

  • Assist in surgery 2-3 days per week
  • Assist in clinic seeing patients 2-3 days per week
  • Participate in rounds with the supervising physician
  • Respond to patient calls after hours and on weekends as needed
  • Provide patient management - including pre and post-operative visits, wound checks, injections in clinic 
  • Document patient information and care in electronic medical records
  • Educate patients and families regarding medical treatment
  • Work collaboratively with all members of the health care team 

Requirements:

  • Graduate of AMA accredited physician assistant program
  • Current AZ license, NCCPA certified, current CPR certification 
  • Experience in Orthopedics
  • Pharmaceutical knowledge of common medications ordered for pre and post-operative patient management
  • CV and letters of recommendation 

Generous benefits: health, dental, vision, life, 401K, sick leave, PTO