First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant

A critical access hospital is now hiring a dynamic First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant to work alongside and interdisciplinary team of diligent rural health professionals located on the Washington Idaho border. 

Come and join an exceptional team of medical professionals dedicated to the delivering collaborative care of the individuals in the community as a First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant. This dedicated nonprofit acute care facility is committed to providing exceptional care regardless of ability to pay and rated one of the top critical access hospitals in the country.   

The First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant provides patient evaluations, pre-operation exams, surgery assist, post-operation exams, rechecks, handles pre-op for surgeries and reports all patient conditions and symptoms to the Orthopedic Doctor. This professional will create and maintain an ethical environment encouraging quality improvement and safety standards while contributing to program planning. 

The Orthopedic Clinic takes pride in providing patient centered care to those with bone, nerve and muscle damage. Conditions include broken bones, foot and ankle care, ACL, total hip and total joint replacement. This local clinic has been providing orthopedic care for almost 20 years.

This hospital is located in a beautiful Washington community. The community offers a high quality of life with many of the residents pursuing higher education and a low crime rate. The city is blessed with all 4 traditional seasons and historical livable homes with turn of the century character. Mountains surround this very green town. Residents enjoy hiking, 4 wheeling, camping in the forest, boating on the lake, and driving a short distance to skiing and snowboarding. There is also a golf course and county club for more leisurely activities.

This is the perfect opportunity for a rural health professional nestled in the scenic green of the Pacific Northwest.