Experienced PA Needed for Ortho in Charleston!
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Trident Health System, Charleston, SC
Trident Health has served the communities of Dorchester, Berkeley, and Charleston for 40 years as a healthcare leader. Since its beginning in 1975 with Trident Medical Center in North Charleston, the Trident Health has added a hospital in Summerville and two free-standing Emergency Rooms – Moncks Corner Medical Center (with a 50 bed acute care facility planned for the future) and Centre Pointe Emergency in North Charleston. There is a vast opportunity to join our team of 2,400 employees, more than 400 volunteers and over 500 physicians.
Trident Medical Center is a 313-bed, tertiary-care hospital providing a comprehensive range of services including surgical and heart & vascular services. Summerville Medical Center is a 94-bed, acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency room, including dedicated pediatric ER, and comprehensive medical services. Summerville Medical Center enjoys an enviable reputation for accredited bariatric program, sleep center, pediatric/PICU unit, and women’s services, including "home-like" birthing suites. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader in the delivery of healthcare in the Lowcountry.
2014 CONDE NASTE TRAVELER READERS' CHOICE AWARDS VOTED CHARLESTON, SC AS THE "TOP CITY IN THE UNITED STATES" FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR. Branded as an extraordinary coastal city, rich in history and traditions, Charleston, South Carolina has earned national and international recognition of distinction in economic development, access to global markets, tourism, medical care and entrepreneurial opportunity. With its diverse economic mix the area continues to grow; yet its rich, historic charm and cultural sophistication are evident throughout the city. These distinguishable qualities have established the foundation which has lead Charleston to the forefront of cities created with innovation, creativity and a steadfast commitment to building excellence for the future. The region also boasts a multi-billion dollar visitor industry, one of the Southeast's most impressive medical hubs, a well-established base of national and international manufacturers, as well as a large military presence. In addition, arts, recreational and cultural opportunities are abundant.
Boasting a comfortable climate, a great location, historical charm and a variety of resources, the Charleston area is one of the best places to live in the nation.
The metropolitan area is comprised of Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties, and stretches some 50 miles inland, with 90 miles of oceanfront.
Job SummaryExperienced Orthopaedic Physician Assistant is needed in Charleston, SC to join our employed surgical practice. This PA will work with a general / sports Orthopaedic Surgeon providing clinic coverage and in the OR when needed. Call will be shared with the Ortho Trauma PA and include coverage for our new Level II Trauma unit.
- Covered overhead & malpractice
- Employee status with health insurance
- 401K with retirement elective deferral options
- $3,000 CME allowance
- Relocation assistance & sign on bonus
Orthopaedic experience and/or completion of a surgical residency is a plus!