Physician Assistant

Job Title: Physician Assistant
Job ID: 5606752124
Employer: Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates LLC
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
New Grads OK? Yes

Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, a physician-owned practice, is immediately looking for a part-time experienced Physician Assistant to assist our orthopedic surgeons. The position will be primarily in the Torrington office but may include coverage in our Bristol location.

Job description and duties:
· Performing comprehensive and problem-focused history and physical exams, interpret and correlate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
· Removal of suture, splint, cast application, assess patient injuries, management of wounds, and application of wound vacs, small office procedures, acute fracture management.
· Order diagnostic testing, which can include x rays, electrocardiograms, MRI’s, and EMG’s as well as prescribing and administering medication to patients.
· Assisting physicians with procedures and surgeries.
· Evaluate, screen, and consult patients on techniques that they should be doing to recover.
· Create treatment plans for patients that are in the hospital.

The position will include some evening and possible Saturday hours.