Penn State Health Physician Assistant - Orthopaedics in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 12pm to 8pm (M-F)
Recruiter: Please contact Jill Brubaker at email@example.com for additional information
Penn State Health Bone and Joint Institute is looking to hire Advanced Practice Provider(s) to cover a new Injury Clinic, slated to open Spring/Summer 2020. The Injury clinic will be open for patients from 12pm- 7pm, with x-ray on site. This position will provide access to acute orthopaedic injuries in a “walk-in” environment. Position to be filled by one full-time provider, or split between part-time APPs.
The ideal candidate would have previous experience seeing orthopaedic patients as an APP, be energetic and independent. Candidate should be able to see all age populations.
Responsible for assisting physicians in the medical care and management of patients, performing such functions as making rounds, physical examinations, and other patient examinations, injections, care of wounds, arranging for patient referrals.
Graduate of an AMA approved Physician Assistant Program or baccalaureate or higher degree program that meets licensure requirements in the State of Pennsylvania required.
National Certification in Pennsylvania or in another State with reciprocity and licensure to practice in Pennsylvania required.
Relevant experience preferred.
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Union: Non Bargained