Orthopedic Assistant Job Description Sample
Orthopedic Physician Assistant
POSITION SUMMARY: The Advanced Practice Professional (APP) has coordination and clinical skills required for the comprehensive management of orthopedic patients, (including biological, social and psychological assessments). The APP coordinates involvement of medical/surgical specialty teams necessary to develop a comprehensive plan for the patient, and reviews the plan of care with the other members of the clinical team, participates in directing that care, performs diagnostic/therapeutic procedures, peri-operative services, and coordinates discharge planning (as applicable). The APP participates in the education of residents and medical/nursing students. Provide healthcare services consistent with state law and the requirements of the professional licensing or certification authority and/or hospital privileges, where applicable.
1. Acute care, surgical or orthopedic experience preferred.
2. Eligible new graduates will be considered.
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:
1. MS in Medical Sciences or MSPAS preferred.
Orthopedic Physician Assistant - Spine
A Certified Physician Assistant with significant orthopedic experience, to work with our Spine surgeon in the operating room, hospital rounds, call coverage, and seeing patients in clinic. The premier orthopedic practice in the area offering a tremendous opportunity and excellent benefits. The surgeon has been at OASA since completing spine fellowship in 2003.
Certified Medical Assistant CMA - Orthopedic
Due to the growth of our practice, we are looking for a team oriented and experienced certified orthopedic medical assistant. This position involves working with patients and assisting providers in daily patient care. The ability to collaborate with a variety of personnel, departments and representatives to ensure smooth clinic operations is a must. Additionally, candidates must be motivated, energetic and able to learn quickly.
Main Duties will include:
- Prepares patients for exam and treatment
- Obtaining and recording patient vitals and chief complaint
- Preparing exam and treatment rooms
- Assisting physicians with office procedures
- Assisting with front desk (check-in, check-out) when needed
- Cast application and removal
- Fitting and dispensing DME
- Telephone triage
- Completing patient forms
- Preparing injections
- Obtaining authorizations
The qualified individual must have:
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Proficient typing and computer skills
- EMR experience
LKO Orthopedics is the premier provider of orthopedic care. Our highly specialized team offers innovative non-surgical and surgical treatment options for your entire family. We design individualized recovery plans to restore you to a healthy active lifestyle.
Full Time Orthopedic Physician Assistant
Family Practice/Primary Care opening in Tallahassee, Florida. This and other nurse practitioner jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Seeking a Orthopedic Physician Assistant for an fantastic opportunity in FloridaAbout the Position:
Physician Assistant or Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner to participate in all aspects of the medical care and treatment of orthopedic patients. This is an office base, non-surgical position treating orthopedic patients in a clinical setting Hours/Days: Monday through Friday Salary commensurate with relevant professional experience Excellent benefits package included
Three to five years of relevant orthopedic experience required Position requires completion of Physician Assistant Program or Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner Program Florida license (or eligible) ReferenceCode: MS010
PRN Orthopedic Physician Assistant
Physician Assistant, PRN. $75+ per hour. No Rounds. No Call Schedule.
Direct Orthopedic Care, or DOC, is looking for skilled, confident, and autonomous Orthopedic Physician Assistants who can become leaders in our clinics and communities. If you fit this description and are a specialist that enjoys helping others, DOC is the place for you! No hospital rounds. No call schedule. Direct Orthopedic Care has been profiled by AAOS and the Journal of Physician Assistants for our innovative approach to orthopedic care, as well as our unique employment opportunities for Physician Assistants.
DOC provides an environment that allows PA’s to work autonomously with surgeon-backup, while building a non-surgical orthopedic practice in their community. This practice focuses on hospitality and high quality, efficient care for all guests we serve.
DOC requires the following competencies: Active state license; NCCPA certified with at least 2 years of orthopedic experience in an orthopedic practice; behaviors that model DOCs values and customer service expectations. Successful applicants should demonstrate proactive leadership skills, flexibility and adaptable. Candidates should be proficient in basic computer skills as well as possess experience using EMR templates. Must be able to lift 25lbs.
We offer competitive pay, weekend blocks (Saturday 10am – 6pm and Sunday noon – 6pm) along with some weekday coverage.
Must be willing to cover all Austin locations: South Austin, Round Rock and Guadalupe.
We believe in finding a better way, sharing it, and celebrating success. We do this by serving people, not the system. We understand that there will be change and challenge on the journey and we will figure it out. We find answers to questions even if they aren't asked. Above all, we tenaciously care for our team, our guests, and our communities. This is in our bones. We are DOC!
- Rage against the machine
- Embrace the goo
- All the way
- Tenacious caring
- Get it straight, even if it hurts
We do this by serving people, not the system. We understand that there will be change and challenge
on the journey and we will figure it out. We find
answers to questions even if they aren’t asked. Above
all, we tenaciously care for our team, our guests, and
Physician's Assistant - Orthopedic Total Joint
Our client has an immediate need for an experienced Physician Assistant with a specialization in Orthopedic Total Joint Replacement Surgery. Client is located in Geneva, IL. Candidate will work exclusively with a total joint replacement specialist and will be required to assist in surgical procedures, round on patients in a hospital in-patient setting, assist in ER and hospital consultations, and assist in diagnosis and treatment of patients in an office setting.
This is a full-time position with excellent pay and benefits to include: Medical insurance, 401k, profit sharing, expense reimbursement, generous PTO and holiday schedule.
Competitive compensation to be determined commensurate with experience.
- Assist physician in surgical setting
- Assist in ER and hospital patient consultations
- Round on patients in a hospital in-patient setting
- Assist in diagnosis and treatment of patients in an office setting
- Administer injections, immunizations and other medical procedures
- Assess patient health through interviews and physical examinations
- Provide counsel and medical treatment to patients
- Educate patients on overall wellness and health maintenance
- Develop and implement patient management plans
- Maintain a safe and clean work environment
- 1-3 years previous orthopedic experience necessary
- Familiarity with total joint replacements
- Ability to build rapport with patients in an office setting
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Certified Surgical Technologists
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Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant Opportunity In Oregon Cph# Job-
- Full time, Monday- Friday
- Pre- and Post-op Work
- First Assist / Initial Workup
- 2 Years' Experience Preferred
- Comprehensive medical insurance and 401(k) plan from day one
- Paid housing and travel
- Paid malpractice coverage
- 24/7 access to customer service and support team
Orthopedic Trauma Surgery - Nurse Practitioner Or Physician Assistant
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At MultiCare Health System, we recognize advanced practice providers as an integral part of our medical community. You'll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates in partnering for healing and a healthy future. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and Epic, our Electronic Health Record (EHR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system
•Position is based in Tacoma, WA at the Tacoma General Hospital campus
•Full-time / Monday- Friday
•Call rotation is 1:8 evenings/weekend with additional compensation for work related to after-hours call responsibility
•Includes practice variety working in the OR as first assist & inpatient care (approx. 70%) and outpatient clinic (approx. 30%)
•Minimum one year working as an advanced practitioner in an Orthopedic Surgery practice
•Work experience in a surgical specialty in the inpatient, surgical and/or outpatient environments
•Graduate from a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program
•Licensed in the state of WA as a PA or ARNP by the time of employment
•Board certified by the time of employment
•DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
•Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association
MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of "partnering for healing and a healthy future". Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers and volunteers) are united by MultiCare's values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.
Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma's first hospital. Since then, we've grown to become Washington State's largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services - including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes seven hospitals:
• Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
• Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
• Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
• Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
• Mary Bridge Children's Hospital (Tacoma)
• Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
• Valley Hospital (Spokane)
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.
MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V
MultiCare is a smoke-free, drug-free workplace. All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable pre-employment drug tests which include testing for the use of marijuana and nicotine. As part of our commitment to a healthy workplace, we require employees to obtain an annual flu immunization.
If you are a job applicant who requires reasonable accommodation in the job application process, please contact our Candidate Experience Team at .
Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner Or Physician Assistant
Inpatient rounding. Routine medical management ordering and interpretation of diagnostic tests, labs, ect. Assistant physician in surgery and clinic follow-up and advanced care plan. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited program. Licensed in state of practice.
Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Needed On The Shores Of Lake Huron
Orthopedics opening in Lake, Michigan. This and other nurse practitioner jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com A Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant is needed to join an established Orthopedic group in northern Michigan, located on the shore of Lake Huron.
The exact schedule will be discussed with the group, but you will be working a day time, 40 hour work week. You will have a mix of first assisting in the OR, inpatient rounding and seeing patients in the clinic. The ideal candidate will have 1 year of first assist experience in a related setting.
You will receive full hospital benefits and a competitive salary. Please refer to JOB ID29524.
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