Olympia Orthopaedic Associates

Physician Assistant (Orthopaedic Clinic)

  • Olympia Orthopaedic Associates
  • Olympia, WA 98502
  • 14 days ago

Job Description

Physician Assistant (Orthopaedic Clinic)– Olympia Orthopaedic Associates

Location: Olympia, WA

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Starting at $100,000 per year

(Pay is determined based on years of experience)

-Must Provide a COVID-19 Vaccination Record-

Olympia Orthopaedics is a drug-free, alcohol-free, and smoke-free workplace.

If offered employment, passage of background screen and pre-employment drug screen is required.

Please note nicotine levels are included in testing.

Physician Assistant Job Duties:

· Contributes to physician's effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physician directives.

· Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.

· Determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies; interpreting test results.

· Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.

· Performs therapeutic procedures by administering injections and immunizations; suturing; managing wounds and infections.

· Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; discussing family planning; providing counseling on emotional problems of daily living; promoting wellness and health maintenance.

· Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.

· Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

· Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

· Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.

· Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

· Develops health care team staff by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities.

· Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Physician Assistant Job Requirements:

Health Promotion and Maintenance, Thoroughness, Clinical Skills, Informing Others, Medical Teamwork, Physiological Knowledge, Bedside Manner, Infection Control, Administering Medication, Pain Management, Self-Development.

For a complete Physician Assistant job description, please visit: https://olyortho.com/career-opportunities/

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $100,000.00 per year

Benefits:

401(k)

401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Health insurance

Life insurance

Paid time off

Referral program

Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

Orthopedics

Schedule:

8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

Olympia, WA 98502: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification:

Physician Assistant License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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