Physician Assistant-Certified

Job Title: Physician Assistant-Certified
Job ID: 0043751604
Employer: Arizona Center for Hand to Shoulder Surgery
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
New Grads OK? No

Arizona Center for Hand to Shoulder Surgery was formed in 2000 and has grown from two doctors to nine. Our Providers are plastic, orthopedic and hand fellowship trained. We are a high energy, high volume and fast-paced upper extremity and trauma practice. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who enjoys a challenging and positive work environment. Our Company fosters a positive team environment and promotes from within.

We are a busy Specialty Trauma and Elective group practice in need of Surgical Physician’s Assistants. Responsibilities of the Surgical PA include hospital inpatient and emergency room consults, hospital rounds, and assist with in and out-patient surgery.

Additional responsibilities include clinical encounters with patients pre and post operatively, completion of orders for therapy, outside diagnostic procedures and completion of surgical packets for outpatient surgery.

Additional requirements include a professional attitude and willingness to work with others as a team. This position requires flexibility and adaptability as required by the variation in patient and emergent case load. Splinting and casting experience a plus. We offer a very competitive salary and benefit package that includes 401(k), profit sharing plan, health, dental, vision insurance; short term and life insurance (company paid); reimbursement for cell phone and CME. All renewals of required licensure is reimbursed. Relocation assistance is available.

The ideal candidate for the Surgical PA position will have a minimum 2 year experience as a Physician Assistant with preference given to those with emergency room ,surgical or orthopaedic experience. However, consideration will be given to the right candidate with less experience. No prior hand or upper extremity experience required.