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Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Orthopedics

  • Location: Clifton, Passaic, New Jersey
  • Salary: 43-58 per hour
  • Job Type:Direct Placement

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2022-05-19
  • Job Ref: 22-10434
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant- Orthopedics Clifton, NJ

We are looking for a part-time Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to join an Orthopedic & Sports Medicine practice based out of Clifton, NJ.

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will provide direct health care services in a clinical and setting under direct supervision of a Physician.

  • Takes medical histories and conducts physical exams.
  • Perform suturing, remove staples, place and remove splints and casts.
  • Orders and interprets lab and other diagnostic test(s), conducts patient follow-up as appropriate, provide consult management and patient, family, and staff education and counseling.
  • Manages pre-operative and post-operative patients in coordination with the supervising physician.
  • Monitors the treatment program of the patient to inform the attending physician of pertinent medical/surgical information.
  • Enters chart documentation for review and counter signature by the physician.
  • Serve as a primary resource for all patient care issues, including the coordination and consultation of other sub-specialists.
Job Details:
  • Part-time
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • 4 x 10 hour shifts a week or 5 x 8 hour shifts a week
  • Nurse Practitioner License
  • Physician Assistant License