Jan 03, 2024

Physician Assistant (PA) – Department of Orthopaedics | Cheshire Medical Center

  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  • Keene, NH
Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Dartmouth Health - Cheshire Medical Center is seeking a highly motivated Physician Assistant (PA), to join their Orthopaedics Department in Keene, NH. Working with the Orthopaedics team, the PA will be involved in all aspects of Orthopaedic patient care The majority of time will be spent in the outpatient clinic, but also substantial time will be spent in the OR assisting on surgery and performing consults procedures and rounding in the on the inpatient unit and ED. This position is ideal for a PA who is looking for a fast-paced, collegial setting with exposure to a diverse work environment. The clinic is staffed with Orthopaedic Surgeons, Physician Assistants, Athletic Trainers, and flow staff who are highly trained in the muscular-skeletal system and help provide flow, history, education, and other services to help optimize the clinic and help the Orthopaedic team provide top-notch quality patient care. This is a Monday through Friday position, hours will be ~7:30-5 pm and a weekday and weekend call component is 1:6 at full staff. Benefits at Dartmouth-Hitchcock: Competitive salary, commensurate with years of experience $10k relocation bonus, if applicable Competitive medical, dental, vision, and retirement plans Employee Assistance Program Dedicated CME days/funds   What New Hampshire has to offer you: Four seasons and an outdoor lifestyle Access to major cities and airports Proximity to ski mountains and hiking trails Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean Abundance of local lakes for boating and swimming No income or sales tax!  To learn more, please visit: www.dhproviders.org CVs and cover letters can be sent to: Caitlin A. Vecchio Taylor, CPRP, Provider Recruiter - [email protected]   Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic Keene is a 150-physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice associated with the teaching hospital, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and the Geisel School of Medicine. The Clinic is a nationally recognized leader in population health and is a diverse group of professionals committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement, integrative medicine, and value-based care. Cheshire Medical Center is a 169-bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association “Living the Vision” awardee (2013) and is the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade. The community of Keene is a picturesque, college town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. NH boasts no income or sales tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market, and excellent schools and neighborhoods make Keene an ideal place to call home.  Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH has been consistently ranked by the U.S. News and World Report as One of America’s Best Hospitals. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited APRN or PA academic program National specialty certification as FNP, WHNP, PNP, ANP or certification through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)  Required Licensure/Certifications Current (or eligible) certification to practice as a Physician's Assistant in the state of New Hampshire. Academic preparation at the Master's level is required. CPR Certified. ACLS Certified (Can obtain within the first year of employment). Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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