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  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Full Job Description

OrthoVirginia, Virginia’s largest provider of expert orthopedic and therapy care, is currently seeking afull-time, licensed Physician Assistant (PA) to join our team! Along with a collaborative, team-oriented work environment, our outstanding employment package includes competitive salaries, excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits, paid time off (PTO), a generous 401k incentive plan, short-term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, and a company-wide wellness program.

The APP will support our growing Orthopedic Trauma service line. The primary work location with be in Reston, VA. You will work closely and collaboratively with 1 primary ortho trauma surgeon and a PA delivering comprehensive orthopedic trauma and musculoskeletal care. The setting is primarily inpatient and surgery based, with some cross-coverage support in the clinic setting.

Benefits and pay range

  • Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience
  • Onboarding and training program included
  • Ongoing educational opportunities
  • Statewide APP council provides resources and professional growth opportunities
  • No nights or weekends
  • No activation call

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Performs physical examination, compiles medical data and records medical history and implements a treatment plan on new and established patients
  • Performs ED and inpatient consultations
  • Coordinates logistics with OR
  • First assist in the operating room
  • Rounds on inpatient trauma patients
  • Orders appropriate diagnostic studies when indicated
  • Instructs patients and families regarding treatment plan and medications
  • Consults with physician when warranted to assess patient condition and treatment
  • Ensures that medical charts and administrative paperwork is completed in a timely manner
  • Provides monitoring and continuity of care upon discharge
  • Provides follow-up care to patients according to practice guidelines
  • Supports the patient and family by explaining the procedure experience with specific instructions to the patient and family regarding their responsibility in the outpatient process
  • Performs within guidelines of specific privileges approved by the governing body and delegated by the collaborating physician
  • Monitors patients and administers medications according to Facility policy
  • Provides support to medical and office staff

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to assess situations, resolve within scope of ability, or escalate as appropriate
  • Ability to respond effectively to emergencies, actual events or drills.
  • Ability to follow instructions with little supervision
  • Ability to maintain professional demeanor in all aspects of role
  • Demonstrates initiative and is a motivated learner
  • Assists in completing paperwork for patients as indicated
  • Travels between facilities when indicated, rarely
  • Strong customer service skills and excellent communication skills

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant Program.
  • Must maintain CEU’s in pertinent clinical practice according to licensure requirements.
  • ACLS/BLS Certification must be maintained.
  • Orthopedic experience required.
  • VA license

Closing and application instructions

Hiring to take place as soon as possible. Excellent training and onboarding opportunity with our trauma team in Reston, VA.