St. Joseph Hospital-Eureka is seeking a full-time Orthopedic Trauma physician assistant to join a growing hospital dedicated to serving the community of Eureka, California. Work one on one with an experienced arthroplasty surgeon doing high volume primary and revision arthroplasty. Providence has a developing outpatient joint replacement program. Be a part of developing and implementing standardized protocols for successful and safe same-day home discharges for hip and knee replacements. Minimal rounding. This is a chance to develop a close working relationship with a surgeon and their practice while enjoying an outstanding quality of life in the coastal community of Eureka, right in the heart of Northern California.
CME days and dollars, relocation assistance and sign-on bonus available
Monday to Friday schedule with some weekends
1 to 2 years of experience preferred, however, new graduates with training/interest in Orthopedic Surgery will be considered
Compensation is between $160,347 and $214,614 per year
The posted salary reflects the starting range of total compensation and may include productivity bonuses, incentives related to quality and performance, hospital/ED call stipends, extra shift incentives, and other forms of cash compensation as applicable to the position. In addition, providers typically receive a CME allowance and other benefits offered by their medical group employer. Please note that this salary range is provided in accordance with State law and is subject to variation due to the factors noted above
Where You'll Work
Providence Medical Group provides high quality care for Humboldt County and surrounding communities. Our regional group has nearly 500 physicians/APCs and a tradition of excellence that extends from routine care to leading-edge surgical procedures. The Humboldt market has 20+ clinics and specialties. Providence St. Joseph Hospital Eureka has served the community for more than 100 years and along with Redwood Memorial Hospital in Fortuna is staffed by dedicated professionals who provide compassionate care to all.
Where You'll Live
Humboldt County, located on the North Coast of California, offers a unique blend of natural beauty, outdoor recreation, and a strong sense of community. The area features stunning landscapes, including redwood forests and a rugged coastline, as well as plenty of activities such as hiking, fishing, and surfing. Humboldt County is known for the Cal Poly Humboldt university, its arts and culture scene, and sustainable living is encouraged due to the region's agricultural heritage.
Who You'll Work For
Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission – to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.
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