First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant

A prestigious health system is hiring a compassionate First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant for their hospital in sunny New Mexico. 

This health system consists of several local, not for profit with several acute care facilities and growing specialty clinics. The hospitals are consistently ranked as one of America’s top 250 acute care hospitals and top 100 in several specialties including stroke, critical, and pulmonary care. Another reputable award as a Top Performer on Quality Measures. Other specialties provided in this health system include award winning cardiology including CT and congenital, dental, EVT, Endo, Gastroenterology, Hem/ Onc, Surgery including Neuro, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics and Urology, and Women’s Health Services. This comprehensive system strives to meet the medical and health needs of the community for acute and chronic conditions. 

The First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant will be treating residents of the community developing meaningful relationships with patients. The First Assist Orthopedic Surgery Physician Assistant provides care from diagnosis to the management and treatment of illness and engages in preventative care and health promotion. 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.

New Mexico offers a high quality of life for residents and locals constantly being recognized by Forbes with multiple cities ranking Best Place to Live. Several national parks offer plenty of outdoor trips and staycations with beautiful views, hiking and biking trails, and campgrounds. With a large lake nearby the city, residents are often found boating, fishing, skiing, and paddling around on their days off. The sun is shining an average of 350 days a year. Albuquerque’s hot air balloon festival and Roswell attracting alien visitors are internationally known sites and New Mexico boasts richly diverse cultural lifestyle.

This hospital provides a great patient centered atmosphere to practice and progress your career in healthcare.