Physician Assistant - Orthopedic (shoulder and sports)
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: HRC0618121
Are you ready to bring your clinical skills to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States? Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
Our orthopaedic specialists at Cedars-Sinai are seasoned professionals in the full range of orthopaedic procedures. These orthopaedic doctors meet strict criteria regarding experience and training - including orthopaedic surgeons that are board certified in orthopaedics or neurosurgery. This specialized training allows us to deliver better results for our patients across Los Angeles and Southern California. Cedars-Sinai Orthopaedics provides comprehensive care and treatment with a range of programs. Our specialists offer nonsurgical treatments and pain management techniques to create the best plan for recovery from bone-related conditions, diseases or injuries.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Provides Pre-op and Post-Op assessment, including treatment plans, follow up care and OR (first assist)
Focus of position will be on patients with Shoulder injuries and Sports Medicine
Write lab orders, prescriptions and update patient charts
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program required
Current, unrestricted California PA license required
DEA License required
National PA certification preferred
A minimum of 1+ years of experience as a Physician Assistant strongly preferred
Experience in Orthopedics preferred
Working Title: Physician Assistant - Orthopedic (shoulder and sports)
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.