Physician Assistant Seacoast Orthopedics
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital remains among the nation’s top hospitals for patient experience as a recipient of the Healthgrades 2021 Outstanding Patient Experience Award for the eighth consecutive year. Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is renowned as one of the largest acute care hospitals in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and Southern Maine. At Wentworth-Douglass, we value people who contribute to patient-centered care that enhances community health; we recognize and reward those who share our values and transform our patients' lives. We invite you to explore opportunities, cultivate community wellness and professional growth.
Seacoast Orthopedics is currently looking for a Physician Assistant to join our team. In this role the Physician Assistant performs examinations such as physical, sick visits, etc. and records findings. This includes performing emergent evaluations as necessary. Initiates appropriate diagnostic tests within the office settings as indicated, screen or evaluate the care-recipient's current health status, assesses findings of history, physical examination, and formulate a diagnosis prior to implementing a treatment regimen.
We have been a leader in sports medicine for more than 30 years, with practices located in Somersworth, Lee and Portsmouth. We are the official orthopedists and team physician group for the University of New Hampshire in recognition of our advanced training and ability to understand complex sports injuries.
Our doctors serve as the team physicians for many local sports teams, including high schools, club teams, and the University of New Hampshire Wildcats. The University of New Hampshire competes at the D1 level. They work in collaboration with our coaches, certified athletic trainers, and physical therapists to ensure a safe recovery for our athletes. Our sports medicine team physician assistants are expected to assist with sports medicine coverage throughout the year for our local high school teams and when needed The University of New Hampshire.
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, a subsidiary of Massachusetts General Hospital, is renowned as one of the largest acute care hospitals in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and Southern Maine. At Wentworth-Douglass, we value people who contribute to patient-centered care that enhances community health; we recognize and reward those who share our values and transform our patients' lives. We invite you to explore opportunities, cultivate community wellness and professional growth.
Successful completion of a physician assistant training program approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation (CAHEA).
Successful completion of the prescription privileges exam administered by the NH Board of Pharmacy for PA's
Current licensure by the New Hampshire Board of Registration of Medicine; Registration with DEA or ability to obtain.
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives, and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law. We will ensure that all individuals with a disability are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Primary Location NH-Portsmouth-WDH Pease
Other Locations NH-Dover-WDH Main Hospital
Work Locations WDH Pease 73 Corporate Drive Portsmouth 03801
Job Physician Assistants
Organization Wentworth-Douglass Physicians Organization(WDP)
Standard Hours 40
Shift Day Job
Employee Status Regular
Recruiting Department WDP WHP Orthopedics
Job Posting May 2, 2023