Physician Assistant (FT), Orthopaedics
**Keene, NH, USA**
Post Date Jul 08, 2020
Requisition # 200001XS
The Department of Orthopaedics and Cheshire Medical Center/D-H Keene are seeking a Physician Assistant-Orthopaedics to join a fast-paced clinic with six other full-time PA’s, and five Orthopaedic Surgeons. The preferred candidate should have interest in general Orthopaedics with sub-specialty clinical and surgical expertise, preferably in trauma, joint replacement, or sports medicine. PAS/ATC credential preferred. Orthopaedic PA’s will provide first call response to the ER, and will have responsibilities in the clinic, and the OR and Inpatient units. Office care is team based, including an Orthopaedist, PA, and athletic trainers. In addition, there is on-site PT/OT and in-patient rehab.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic Keene is a 200-physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice associated with the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. The Clinic is a nationally recognized leader in population health and is a diverse group of professionals committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement, integrative medicine and value-based care. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Orthopaedics is the largest musculoskeletal provider group in Northern New England.
Cheshire Medical Center is a 169-bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association "Living the Vision" awardee. The community of Keene is a picturesque, college-town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. NH boasts no income or sales tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market and excellent schools and neighborhoods makes Keene an ideal place to call home.
Keene is a college town in the beautiful Monadnock Region of southwestern New Hampshire. The city of Keene has a classic New England downtown with varied opportunities for shopping, dining, and an active arts community. The city has excellent public and private schools and extracurricular activities, along with a variety of housing options in the city of Keene or small towns surrounding the city. Outdoor recreation opportunities abound, with mountains, lakes, forests, and ski resorts nearby, and Boston and New Hampshire’s Seacoast are just a two-hour drive away.
• Physician Assistant, PAS/ATC preferred
• Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the state of New Hampshire.
• The preferred candidate should have interest in general orthopaedics with sub-specialty clinical and surgical expertise, preferably in trauma, joint replacement, or sports medicine.