William Bee Ririe Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic
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01252017-OPA
Orthopedic Physician Assistant
Orthopedic Physician Assistant: rnWilliam Bee Ririe Hospital and Clinic is looking for an Orthopedic Physician Assistant to be employed to practice in Ely, Nevada.rnrnTop reasons to live in Ely, Nevada:rn• Hunting and Fishing that can’t be beat in NVrn• No traffic to contend withrn• Beautiful scenery with a plethora of outdoor activities available rn• Home of the most rural Golf Course in the U.S.rn• Very Safe and quiet place to raise a family rnJob Summary: An orthopedic physician assistant (PA) works in clinical environment to provide physicians with assistance related to orthopedics. They perform tasks such as applying and removing splints and casts, removing sutures, changing dressings, and performing joint aspirations. Orthopedic physician assistants often need to determine a patient\'s need for physical therapy and may be responsible for referrals. They frequently perform rounds on behalf of the physician and report any problems back to the physician. Additionally, orthopedic physician assistants perform wellness assessments (physicals) on patients and determine appropriate treatment procedures. They should be able to document a patient\'s condition accurately in the patient\'s records. This job includes patient education, so the ability to communicate clearly is vital. They also must understand how to interpret MRIs and the results of common lab tests. In all tasks, orthopedic physician assistants must maintain patient confidentiality. Full time Monday through Friday; pay range 120k to 150k depending on experience.rnrnRegulatory Requirements:rn• Bachelor\'s Degree from an accredited school of nursing: Master’s degree in nursing; completion of a state acceptable Nurse Practitioner’s program for orthopedic training; a minimum of one year’s experience is desirable. National certification in specialty is preferred.rn• Licensed by the State of Nevada as a Registered Nurse; certified by the State of Nevada as Nurse Practitioner; Prescriptive privileges; DEA registered.rn• Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.rn• Additional languages preferred.rnrnrnrnTop reasons to live and practice in Ely, Nevada:rn• Make a real difference with your knowledge and expertise to people who really appreciate you and what you can do.rn• Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the worldrn• Amazing array of outdoor activities including golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, hunting and fishingrn• Middle of nowhere but middle of everything. If you don’t mind driving you are within a three and a half hour drive to Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, St. George, or Twin Falls. rn• Family friendly atmosphere, very safe place to live and raise kids. You’ll get to know everybody and become a part of the community immediately. rnrnContact Person: Matthew Walker, CEO Phone: (775)289-3467 ext. 223rn Maggie Whitehead, Human Resource Manager Ext. 299 rnrnDate Opened: 1/25/2017rnrnClosing Date: UNTIL FILLEDrnrnEmployment application may be obtained from the Administrative Secretary or from the HR Department or apply on line at www.wbrhely.orgrnWBRH/RHC is a drug free environmentrn“William Bee Ririe Hospital/Rural Health Clinicrnis an equal opportunity employer”rn“William Bee Ririe Hospital shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and CFR 60-741(a). These regulations prohibit discriminations against qualified individuals and protected veterans on the basis of disability or veteran’s status and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans”rnrn
Listing Expires: 12-31-2017
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WILLIAM BEE RIRIE
Critical Access Hospital
1500 Avenue H
Ely, Nevada 89301
775.289.3001
WILLIAM BEE RIRIE
Rural Health Clinic
6 Steptoe Circle
Ely, Nevada 89301
775.289.3612
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