Teaching Associate (Physician Assistant) - Total Joints Service - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

 
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Teaching Associate (Physician Assistant) - Total Joints Service - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Title: Teaching Associate (Physician Assistant) - Total Joints Service - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Position Description

Join the Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at the University of Washington. The University of Washington is one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions and our orthopaedic surgeons cover five campuses including Harborview Medical Center, the University of Washington Medical Center - Montlake and Northwest, Seattle Children’s Hospital, and the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. Our staff not only enjoy competitive pay and outstanding benefits with opportunities for professional growth, but also a region noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. UW Medicine works to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge while providing outstanding primary and specialty care to people throughout the WWAMI (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho) region.

We are recruiting a full-time physician assistant at the faculty rank of Teaching Associate to join our total joint replacement service at the University of Washington Medical Center, Northwest Campus. The successful candidate is expected to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary healthcare team. The successful candidate will be expected to have effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in the care of orthopaedic patients. Our physician assistants are responsible for providing comprehensive orthopaedic care to patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. The position is on an annual appointment with a 12-month service period (July 1 - June 30) with a flexible start date in the summer of 2022.

Benefits include: full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, UWRP retirement plan, paid vacation, CME and long-term disability. Competitive salary offered.

Qualifications

1. Current and valid Washington State Physician Assistant License.

2. Graduate Degree from an accredited PA program. Nationally certified PA-C with DEA.

3. Proven excellence working in an interdisciplinary collaborative team environment.

DESIRED:

Experience in orthopaedic care preferred but we can train motivated and talented individuals.

Instructions

Please upload your CV, a cover letter and contact information for three references.

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