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Job Category:

Allied Health Sciences

Position Title:

Physician Assistant-Surgical - Surgical PA 2366

Position Description:

Active Full Time; 1 First Shift Days; Inpatient Orthopedic Surgical Physician Assistant position to join the P.A. team at a modern, expanding Western Massachusetts Medical Center. Our Orthopedic Department is growing, allowing for a new Physician Assistant position to join our program. This hospital based position allows a broad spectrum of exposure to both the emergency department and inpatient care with active participation in surgical assisting, and the medical management of preoperative and post-operative patients. Our Attending Supervising Physicians provide for a team managed approach to patient care and are supportive to Physician Assistant development while providing guidance to the patient’s wellbeing. The Physician Assistant in Orthopedics will be actively involved with the attending Physician to develop the care plan of the patient during all evaluations, procedures and follow up care. In addition to the Orthopedic responsibilities mentioned above there will also be first assist coverage of other surgical subspecialties. The ideal candidate must have a dedicated interest in broad aspects of Orthopedic Surgery, with previous experience in the acute care inpatient setting. There should be a background in the technical skills and knowledge required to assist in a broad spectrum of orthopedics, while allowing for expanded experience first assisting in a diverse area of other surgical subspecialties. The candidate must be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program, and Certified by the National Commission of Physician Assistants, who is eligible to become licensed to practice as a Physician Assistant in Massachusetts. A current Federal DEA, and eligibility for Massachusetts Controlled Substance Registration will be required. An applicant who has successfully completed Postgraduate Residency in Orthopedics or Surgery would be preferred, however not necessary for the experienced person. Competitive Salary based on experience.

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Degree Requirement:


Physician Assistant

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Employer Details:

Employer Name:

Daniel Bates


Sisters of Providence Health System - Springfield


Allied Health Sciences


Human Resources


271 Carew Street







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