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14 Jul

Full-Time Orthopedic Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

BoulderCentre for Orthopedics – Posted by BCOBritt Boulder, Colorado, United States

Job Description

BoulderCentre for Orthopedics is a high volume orthopedic surgical practice seeking a full-time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to support our orthopedic surgeons who specialize in total joint and general sports orthopedics.

Boulder is located forty minutes North-West of Denver, CO. Boulder provides an easy drive to the Rocky Mountains, skiing, hiking, camping, kayaking, cycling and a wide variety of recreational sites. The Boulder community provides the benefit of being an excellent community and environment to raise a family along with increasing property values and social amenities. Visit our web site at www.bouldercentre.com.

Clinical duties may include, but not limited to:

  • Sees patients both independently and with supervision
  • Assess patient health by interviewing patients, performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories
  • Participates in pre- and post-operative care of patients
  • Orders appropriate tests, develops patient treatment plan
  • Performs joint injections
  • Prescribes appropriate prescription orders under the supervision of the physician
  • Collects patient data and documents pertinent notes in practice EMR
  • Assists with major and minor surgical procedures in the operating room within scope of licensure
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Participates in on-call activities making rounds on in-patients as directed by the physician
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by supervising physician

Job Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Must be eligible for or have a current Colorado license
  • Must be or near achieving NCCPA certification
  • Experience in treating patients independently in a clinic setting, under physician supervision.
  • Knowledge of the professional medical practice to give and evaluate patient care.
  • Ability to interpret, adapt, & apply guidelines and procedures.

Previous Orthopedic experience preferred. But, will train new graduates and candidates from other disciplines.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The position walks, sits, stands, bends, lifts and moves continually during working hours. The position is subject to lifting objects weighing over 50 pounds, pushing wheel chairs, and transporting and supporting patients. The employee must be constantly alert for patient safety.

If you have the skills necessary to thrive in a fast-paced environment, we offer a competitive salary, production-based incentive plan, excellent benefits package and a genuine career opportunity.

Company Paid Benefits

  • Basic Life/AD&D –Guardian

Benefit Options Requiring Employee Contributions

  • Guardian
  • Medical
  • Health Savings Account
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life and AD&D
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • General Purpose Healthcare FSA
  • Optional Protection Benefits (Accident, Hospital Indemnity, Cancer Care and Critical Illness Insurance)

The salary range for the position is $95,000-$145,000 depending on experience.

BoulderCentre for Orthopedics is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please send a letter of interest, your CV and the contact information for three (3) references to Ivonna Post, HR Manager by email at ivonnap@bouldercentre.com.  

Job Categories: Orthopedic Surgery. Job Types: Full-Time.

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