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  • Dental insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

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About Us

At the Joint Relief Institute, our mission is to improve the quality of life for people dealing with joint pain. Our medical clinic specializes in treating knee and joint pain, focusing on large joint pain relief with a minimally invasive approach called viscosupplementation. We strive to significantly impact our community and support each other in our collective pursuit of wellness. We believe that every role within our team contributes immensely to our success and the well-being of our patients.

Practice Philosophy:

Joint Relief Institute offers a very friendly and happy work environment and leads the healthcare market in the field. We are expanding and looking for a team player to grow with us. We understand the importance of a positive workplace environment and ensure this by promoting and encouraging our core values of honesty, teamwork, compassion, growth, and ownership.

About the Role

We are seeking a highly skilled and compassionate physician assistant or nurse practitioner to join our team. As a physician assistant/nurse practitioner at Joint Relief Institute, you will play an essential role in helping patients with joint pain and arthritis find relief through our cutting-edge treatments and therapies. You will work in collaboration with our physicians and healthcare team to provide exceptional care to our patients and be involved in their evaluation of joint pain and arthritis to determine the best course of treatment. We are looking for someone who has a positive attitude and genuinely cares about our patients and team members. We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and professional growth and development opportunities. If you are a PA/NP looking to make a difference in the lives of patients with joint pain and arthritis, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity at Joint Relief Institute. New grads are welcome! Joint Relief Insitute will offer comprehensive training if the individual is a good fit.

Location: Float between Northbrook, Oak Brook, and Orland Park offices

Required Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm

Job Type: Full-time, 40 hours/week

Pay: $90,000-$100,000


  • Conduct comprehensive physical assessments, diagnose, and treat patients under the supervision of a physician.
  • Provide exemplary patient care.
  • Conduct viscosupplementation using the latest technology and the newest clinically researched products.
  • Conduct diagnostic tests, such as X-rays and MRIs, to determine the extent of joint damage.
  • Develop and implement patient management plans and record patient progress, documenting notes in EMR.
  • Conduct consults and follow-up appointments.
  • Work collaboratively with staff and other healthcare professionals, including physical therapist referrals, to provide comprehensive patient care.
  • Educate and counsel patients about their treatment plans, including self-care, exercises, and medication guidelines.
  • Participate in ongoing training and professional development opportunities.
  • Adhere to all company policies and regulations, as well as healthcare laws and regulations.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest research and treatment options for joint pain and arthritis.


  • No inpatients.
  • No hospital rounds.
  • No on-call schedules.
  • No nights.
  • Minimal charting and paperwork.
  • A fantastic team of support staff.
  • Minimal to no prescriptions.
  • No narcotics.


  • Bachelor’s degree and successful completion of an approved Physician Assistant program.
  • Hold an NCCPA certification.
  • Current Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner license for the state of Illinois.
  • Must be CPR/BLS certified.
  • At least 2 years experience as a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner, preferably in orthopedics, pain management, or sports medicine.
  • Excellent knowledge of medical procedures, conditions, and diagnostics.
  • Experience with x-ray-guided joint injections is preferred.
  • Familiarity with EMR systems.
  • Ability to build rapport with patients and a strong commitment to providing compassionate, patient-centered care.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and excellent communication skills.
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States. Joint Relief Institute does not sponsor H or J Visas.


  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bonus Eligibility
  • Retirement Plan
  • Insurance Options: Medical, Supplemental Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life

Join Us

We believe that diverse, inclusive teams make our organization a more innovative and vibrant place. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply. If you have the skills and passion needed for this role, please apply!

The Joint Relief Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and why they are interested in the role. The application period will close once the right candidate has been found. If you are enthusiastic about joining an organization that prioritizes teamwork, compassion, and excellence, submit your application today. We look forward to hearing from you!

COVID-19 considerations:

All patients and staff are recommended to wear a mask and socially distance if sick or have a cough. If the patient requests staff to wear a mask in the room, we ask that staff comply.

Compliance consent is required for all roles at Joint Relief Institute.

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