We are currently seeking a Physician Assistant (PA), Orthopedics in the North Platte area. The position in the Orthopaedic Practice is to assist the surgeons with surgical cases, work to assist in the care of the Physicians' patients, and fulfill the need as Physician Extenders performing selective medical services under the supervision of the Physicians.
•Start Date: ASAP
•Schedule: Full time, Salaried Position, Varied Shifts Available
•A typical workday begins and ends helping physicians to see patients. PAs will see patients individually with Physician supervision.
•Obtains complete medical history and physical data on patients.
•Reviews patient records, interpreting and integrating data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures needed.
•Performs a complete physical exam and records findings. Establishes presumptive diagnosis.
•Orders appropriate lab and diagnostic procedures.
•Administers injections and oral medications. Sutures wounds and provides wound care and infection management. Prepares written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances.
•Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention; instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions. Provides patient education.
•Triages patient telephone calls and provides consultation.
•Performs independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.
•Provides call coverage with Physician.
•Licensure as a Physician Assistant in the State of Nebraska
•MUST have a master's degree
•Graduate of an accredited Physician's Assistant program.
•Prescriptive authority in Nebraska and DEA Certification
•One year experience in hospital or clinic setting preferred
**New Grads Accepted**
•Salary Negotiable, DOE – Starting at $106,000/year for New Grads
•Comprehensive Benefits Package - Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Retirement Plan with matching contributions, CME, & Malpractice coverage, and more
Please submit resume or apply online at www.CCPlacement.com
Employment Type: Full Time
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Life