Mar 08, 2024


  • University of Missouri
  • Missouri, USA
Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Job Description The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri School of Medicine is actively recruiting a passionate and dedicated Physician Assistant, Specialty Care -or- Nurse Practitioner, Specialty Care, to become an integral part of our dynamic and high-performing team. We welcome individuals who are highly motivated and committed to excellence in a fast-paced and productive environment. This role will collaborate closely with clinical faculty, as well as staff, to champion the overall culture and progress of the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute and the C3 Orthopaedics Initiative (Comprehensive, Cutting Edge, Caring Culture). Together, we aim to cultivate a dynamic learning environment and foster continuous improvement, aligning with our mission. Position Highlights  - Operate on a full-time basis from Monday to Friday. - This position entails no on-call responsibilities or weekend hours. - Partner closely with a dynamic team comprising more than 25 seasoned on-site Orthopaedic Surgeons and 9 accomplished on-site non-surgical Orthopaedic Physicians. Benefits - HSA/FSA, Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life insurance options.  - Eligible for one of three core retirement plans. - Tuition Assistance - Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program  - For More Information Visit:   About the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri School of Medicine Our Orthopaedic service talent teams encompass a diverse array of professionals, including Attending Physicians, Fellow/Resident Physicians, Extender Practitioners, Nurses, ATC/OTCs, Clinical Administrative Coordinators, Research Faculty, Research Technical Teams, and Students. Our clinicians operate in clinical locations spanning Columbia, Jefferson City, Boonville, Liberty, and Springfield. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in ensuring the continued success of our department's mission: advancing the clinical, research, and teaching components of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri. Our orthopaedic surgeons are devoted to caring for patients with all injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Our specialists advance medicine by discovering better treatments and training the next generation of physicians. We are a collaborator in the University of Missouri’s Thompson Laboratory for Regenerative Orthopaedics, exploring new methods to treat the most important musculoskeletal diseases and injuries. Our department has experienced exceptional growth in recent years. MU is home to the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, a freestanding orthopaedic hospital. To meet growing patient needs, a $40 million, four-story expansion of the Missouri Orthopaedic Institute was completed in 2017. The expansion has increased clinical space from approximately 114,000 to almost 200,000 square feet.

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