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PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - APEX URGENT CARE

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PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - Apex Urgent Care
Orthopaedics

Physician Assistant - Apex Urgent Care Center, Apex NC

Full-time, 1:00-8:30pm Monday- Friday and every other weekend 8am-2pm.
This Clinic is open every day except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.


Duke Orthopaedics is a dynamic department experiencing tremendous growth in the Wake County area in 2018. We are seeking an experienced Orthopaedic Physician Assistant to join our expanding team in a new multi-specialty practice in Apex, North Carolina. Future expansion may include opportunities to work in multiple Wake County locations. We offer great learning environment in one of the most prestigious academic institutions in the nation.
Competitive candidates will possess strong orthopaedic clinical skills and dedicated outpatient orthopaedic experience.

Scope of services includes:
  • Independent evaluation of patients in the orthopaedic urgent care
  • Interpretation of x-rays, CT scans and MRI as well as laboratory studies
  • Formulation of therapeutic and diagnostic plan of care
  • Referral of patients for surgical treatment as required
  • Referral to other specialist as well as physical therapy
  • Casting and splinting skills required
  • Suturing
Requirements:
  • Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program; Master's degree strongly preferred. Must be licensed in the state of NC, and be certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
  • Preference for candidate with 3-5 years' experience in orthopaedic urgent care experience or history of independent practice preferred. OR experience not required.

Duke University is a world renowned organization which offers a competitive benefits package to include:
  • Guaranteed base salary
  • Productivity bonus
  • Generous contributory retirement plan
  • Generous vacation, holiday, sick leave
  • Continuing education days / funds
  • Paid Professional License
  • Paid DEA
  • Children's Tuition College Grant

The Greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill area is family-friendly, while offering young singles many options for an active outdoor and social scene. The Research Triangle Park (RTP), a globally prominent high-tech research and development center, was conceived around the three main academic centers in the region - Duke, UNC, and NC State. This trio of world-renowned universities coupled with the bio-tech companies of RTP, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient and nationally recognized as a great place to live.



Requisition Number
401345406

Location
APEX

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
1631 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Job Family Level
55

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
Second/Evening

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a bachelor's degree in Health Science and a Physician Assistant Certificate of Registration with the North Carolina Medical Board or be certification eligible, and be certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Experience

None required above education/training requirement. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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Posted: 4/3/2018
Application Due: 6/2/2018
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