Physician Assistant Orthopedic Surgery

Job Title: Physician Assistant Orthopedic Surgery
Job ID: 1001903060
Employer: District Medical Group
Location: Phoenix , AZ
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
New Grads OK? No

The Department of Orthopedics of District Medical Group Inc. (DMG), a 450+ physician multi-specialty group exclusively contracted to provide patient care and teaching for the Valleywise Health Care System at Valleywise Medical Center (VWMC) is actively seeking a full-time Orthopedic Physician Assistant. The position, which includes employment through DMG, will assist the attending surgeons in orthopedics to deliver quality patient care services at VWMC a public hospital and state designated Level 1 Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center.
Orthopedic P.A. Essential Responsibilities As Delegated by the Supervising Physician:
• Perform history and physical examinations of patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting
• Enter patient orders as directed
• Review and discuss results of medical imaging and laboratory studies with attending physician, hospital staff, and/or patients as appropriate
• Make hospital rounds and write notes daily on patients
• Assist attending surgeon in the operating room
• Participate in trauma call schedule, 6-7 shifts per month
The Department of Orthopedics with DMG provides a diverse work experience in both Level 1 trauma/emergent related orthopedic injuries and an elective practice based at VWMC. As an employee of DMG you will be offered:
• A competitive compensation plan, with an above median starting salary
• Comprehensive benefits package including
o Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/Disability/Supplemental Life
o Paid Time Off
o CME Allowance with paid time off
o Retirement and 401k Benefits
o Flexible Spending Accounts
o Paid medical malpractice insurance

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