Location: Suffolk County, Long Island,
Job Description: Patchogue, New York
Advanced Orthopedics is seeking to add a Physician Assistant to our growing Orthopedic practice. Work alongside our general orthopedists, sports medicine orthopedists, and hand and upper extremity surgeons, as well as Primary Care Sports Medicine physician and experienced orthopedic PA’s.
We are seeking a full-time Physician Assistant for
our three of ce locations. Patients are seen in our Patchogue, Stony Brook and Riverhead of ces, which are all located in Suffolk County, Long Island.
The PA provides medical care under the supervision of a physician in the practice and according to the protocols of the practice physicians. The responsibilities of the PA may include some or all of the following duties:
•Perform initial and follow up evaluations, either independently or in conjunction with the physician
•Order and evaluate x-rays, MRI’s and CT’s
•Perform closed reduction of fractures and dislocations •Perform joint aspiration and injections with and
•Casting and splinting
•Prescribe medications appropriately and manage
prescription re ll requests
•Order and monitor physical and/or occupational
•Respond to patient phone calls to facilitate patient
•Educate patients and family on diagnosis, treatment
•Assist Surgical Coordinator with surgery details and
ensure that the appropriate equipment is ordered,
including contacting reps as necessary.
•Make rounds on all hospitalized patients.
•Dictate hospital admission notes and consult notes. •Arrange and dictate discharge summaries for all
hospital discharge patients.
•Assist the physician in surgical procedures
•Prep patients; Assist during procedure; Close wounds
and Write post-operative orders
•Complete all necessary paperwork for billing •Obtain/maintain hospital privileges at all hospitals/
ASC’s where a practice physician has privileges. •Provide event coverage at high school sporting events. •Avail self to ER and assist with identifying orthopedic
related conditions and treat patients accordingly. •Work with on call physician by triaging calls and
availing self to assist at surgery when necessary. •Participate in weekend and holiday call coverage (rotating schedule) for additional compensation.
Email resume to: [email protected]
Advanced Orthopedics is an independent, physician owned and run practice. We have been in the community since 1961 and enjoy the proximity to the Long Island beaches as well as a 60-mile drive to New York City. We have a state-of-the-art EMR system, digital xrays, spine and extremity MRI, physical and occupational therapy, ultrasound, and our own DME department.
Generous compensation package and bene ts including paid health coverage, paid time off, malpractice coverage, continuing education allowance, and retirement plan. Additional compensation for weekend/ holiday call and sporting event coverage.
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