Physician Assistant Neurosurgery Lafayette CO

SCL Health Medical Group - Denver

  • Specialty: Neurological Surgery
  • Posted: 12/22/2022
  • Shift: Day
  • Job Number: 20605
  • Location: Greater Denver, CO
  • Salary: $42.73 - $78.37 hourly


You bring your mind, body, heart, and spirit to your work as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in Neurosurgery.

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.


SCL Health Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services

Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. At our 234-bed Level II Trauma Center, our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. We're especially proud of our people, who helped make us one of America's 100 Best Hospitals according to Healthgrades.

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. Additionally, we are offering a $5,000 sign on bonus. A relocation bonus is available if applicable. 


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. 

Your day.

Our new Neurosurgery team at Good Samaritan Medical Center is growing and looking for a new Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with surgical skills. The team currently consists of 3 Neurosurgeons and 2 Advanced Practitioner. Here are some general responsibilities and highlights. 

  • You would work at our Neurosurgery clinic in Lafayette, CO with first assist and rounding responsibilities at Good Samaritan Medical Center
  • You would work Mon - Fri; 7:45am - 5p depending on inpatient census, rounding and surgeries
  • The call schedule is still being determined, but you can expect some weeknight and weekend call 
  • In the OR, you would need to perform basic Neurosurgical Procedures (shunt tap, lumber puncture, suturing) along with post-op wound care

Your experience.

We hire people, not words on paper. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:

  • Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program
  • Unrestricted license in Colorado, or able to obtain
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience as a PA or NP in Neurosurgery to include first assist experience. 

Your next move.

Now that you know more about being a Physician Assistant 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.

***Please note that we can not accept CVs or resumes via email in lieu of an online application from the SCL Health career site. or

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.

Interested in joining us?

Suzanne Marshall

I would be happy to help you with any questions you might have about this position. You can apply online below or contact me, and I will get back in touch with you shortly.

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