Physician Assistant - Pain Management

Employer
The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, OrthoMaryland
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - PAIN MANAGEMENT SUMMARY The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, OrthoMaryland Care Center has an excellent opportunity for a full time Physician Assistant with an interest or experience in pain management, PM&R, or non-operative spine care. The PM&R PA-C will work incident-to a supervising physician as well as independently as permitted by licensure. The ideal candidate will be skilled in interpreting x-rays. This position rotates among our three Baltimore area locations and will include coverage in the practice's evening walk-in clinic at least one evening, weekly. DUTIES Patient care will include: Initial consults and follow-up visits. Patient communication by phone and portal. Coordination of care with other providers. Assisting in planning and developing pain management services. Coverage in evening walk-in clinic. PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - PAIN MANAGEMENT EDUCATION/LICENSURE BA or BS degree in related field. Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Minimum one (1) year of experience in pain management or PM&R. Orthopaedics or spine surgery experience preferred. Great bedside manner. Exceptional communication skills. Solid computer knowledge. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. ABOUT ORTHOMARYLAND OrthoMaryland welcomes new team members into our medical family. We believe that each employee contributes directly to our growth and success. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package based on position, qualifications and experience. OrthoMaryland is one of the oldest and most respected orthopaedic practices in the Baltimore metropolitan region. We provide excellent orthopaedic care for orthopaedic conditions, concerns and injuries of every kind. OrthoMaryland sets itself apart from other practices by offering compassionate, patient-focused care. We are recognized for physician excellence and outstanding achievements in orthopaedics. Visit us online at www.orthomaryland.net ABOUT THE CENTERS FOR ADVANCED ORTHOPAEDICS The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics is the leading orthopaedic practice in the Maryland-DC-Virginia region. We are more than 150 physicians united by a commitment to the highest standards in patient care. In 2013, doctors from more than 29 independent orthopaedic practices in the region came together to redefine the business model of the industry. Facing mounting pressure to join large institutions and hospital systems, we were determined to preserve the personalized service and standard of care found only in the private practice model. The result: The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics is the largest integrated group of orthopaedic surgeons in the region. We provide patients with the highest standard in personalized care, professional environments, state-of-the-art equipment, convenient locations and a broad range of insurance options. Our goal: To help our patients feel better as quickly as possible, using the best and most up to date therapies and practices.