The Orthopaedic Trauma Physician Assistant will assist with the management of inpatient and outpatient orthopaedic trauma patients, and may also assist in surgery as needed.
The Physician Assistant will augment the physician's ability to provide medical services to patients through:
Graduate of a nationally accredited PA program.
Physician’s Assistant Certificate of Registration with th Arkansas Medical Board or be certification eligible, and be certified as a Physician’s Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Current BLS certification or must successfully obtain certification within the first 30 days of employment.
Must be eligible for prescriptive authority certificate.
Ability to communicate and interpret complex written and verbal messages, complex reasoning, judgment problem-solving and calculations required.
Basic computer skills required.
Previous experience in orthoapedic surgery or other surgical specialties is preferred.