Join the Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at the University of Washington. The University of Washington is one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions and our orthopaedic surgeons cover five campuses including Harborview Medical Center, the University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Children's Hospital, the VA Puget Sound Health Care System and Northwest Hospital. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and opportunities for professional growth, but also a regional environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. UW Medicine works to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge while providing outstanding primary and specialty care to people throughout the WWAMI (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho) region.
UW Medicine works to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty medical care to people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals
The Physician Assistant (Teaching Associate) is a member of the interdisciplinary collaborative team working with the Orthopaedic surgeons at Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center. Responsible for providing orthopedic services independently and collaboratively with appropriate privileges. Includes, allocating time in specialty area of orthopedics by assisting with surgeries or procedures, serving as consulting clinician in the hospital, and/or triaging and treating patients who present to the clinic and/or Emergency Department.
REQUIREMENTS: 1. Current and valid Washington State Physician Assistant License. 2. Graduate Degree from an accredited PA program. Nationally certified PA-C with DEA. 3. Proven excellence working in an interdisciplinary collaborative team environment. 4. Effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in the care of orthopaedic patients.
DESIRED: Experience in orthopedic, focused on surgical specialty in spine.
Please email or send curriculum vitae to:
Howard Chansky, M.D. Professor and Chair Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine c/o Amanda Schwanz Harborview Medical Center Box 359798 325 9th Avenue Seattle, WA 98104 firstname.lastname@example.org
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