Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner - Orthopedic Surgery - Brighton, CO
PVMC Clinics, Brighton, CO
Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner - Ortho Surgery - Brighton, CO
Are you ready to practice big-city medicine with a small-city feel? Are you ready to practice at the top of your game, to provide access to the best treatments to all your patients? If we have your attention, read on.
You bring your mind, body, heart, and spirit to your work as an Advanced Practitioner in Orthopedic Surgery.
You put your patients first, and are generous with your thoughts and voice because you know your opinion matters.
You love what you do, and value having the support, resources, and advanced technology to practice at the top of your game.
You are energized by the feeling that you belong to something bigger, the people around you aren't just colleagues, they feel like an extended family.
You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Platte Valley Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed community hospital is proud to offer comprehensive, integrated care focused on holistic health. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Platte Valley Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout the Brighton area, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage in addition to retirement savings plans. CME benefits, malpractice insurance coverage, and license reimbursement are also included as part of your employment benefits along with paid days off.
Together, we'll improve the health of the people in the communities we serve.
We'll honor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set.
We'll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
As a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in Orthopedic Surgery, you'll work with 5 Physicians to provide top-notch care and patient experience. Throughout the day you'll collaborate with 2 other Advanced Practitioners.
- You would practice at Platte Valley Medical Center in Brighton, CO
- Your hours will be Mon-Fri 8am-5pm plus call
- You'll be on call approximately 1 night per week and every 3rd weekend
In this line of work every day is different, that's why you'll need to know how to:
- Act as surgical first assist in the OR
- Provide ortho consults in the Emergency Department as needed
- Handle casting and splinting
- Provide new patient consults in the clinic as needed
We hire people, not words on paper. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
- NP or PA degree from a fully accredited program
- Minimum of two (2) years of experience as a PA/NP surgical first assist in ortho surgery, required (please, no new graduates)
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being an Advanced Practice Provider on our team we hope you'll join us. At SCL Health you'll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
About the area
If you are a collaborative provider who puts patients first, you’re an excellent fit for SCL Health’s mission-based not-for-profit health ministry. You’ll find you can deliver big-city medicine with high acuity throughout Denver’s welcoming communities. Join us here at SCL Health, delivering holistic care that heals patients — mind, body and spirit.