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Physician Assistant (PA) - Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Physician Assistant (PA) - Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Department 
Orthopaedics
Job Locations 
US-NY-Purchase
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
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Position Summary

Busy Orthopaedic physician in the Dept. of Orthopaedics at a large multispecialty medical group is seeking a Physician Assistant. Physician’s practice focuses on surgical and nonsurgical treatment of musculoskeletal injuries. The office is located in Purchase, New York.  The office is equipped with EMR system and offers full services in Radiology, Physical Therapy, MRI, CT Scan as well as multiple specialists for referrals, including orthopaedic spine surgeon.

 

WESTMED offers excellent salary, vacation time, and bi-annual performance-based bonus.  No weekend or evening call. 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for evaluating patients, determining appropriate test, formulating treatment plans, prescribing medications, performing injections, splinting/casting, and assisting the physician during all aspects of patient care in an office setting and in the operating room.  The candidate must be self-sufficient, highly motivated and proactive in patient care.  The candidate should be conscientious, personable, and possess excellent written and communication skills.   The candidate should also have the ability to work well both independently and with others in a team setting. Anticipated work schedule is 60% office, 40% operating room time.   

Required Qualifications

The candidate must be highly motivated, conscientious, personable, and demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work well both independently and with others in a team-oriented environment. 

 

  • Experience in orthopaedics / musculoskeletal medicine preferred, but not required
  • Surgical experience is a plus, but not a requirement. 
  • NY Physician Assistant license is required.

Company Overview

WESTMED Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at WESTMED Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. WESTMED is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide. 

 

WESTMED strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".  WESTMED Medical Group is proudly named by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine as one of the country’s top 30 “Best Workplaces in Health Care.” The distinction was earned for being an organization dedicated to the well-being of our patients, physicians and employees.  Here at WESTMED, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

 

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