Resurgens Orthopaedics

  • Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner (Part-Time)

    Job Location US-GA-Atlanta | US-GA-Atlanta
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  • Overview

    The PA/NP is responsible for providing routine patient care in a clinical setting and ensuring that effective service is given, quality patient care is given, and maintenance of high clinical standards is achieved in accordance with the clinic’s philosophy and current policies and procedures.



    Clinic Assistance

    1. Perform complete physical exams, pre-operative and post-operative evaluations, and record findings.
    2. Order and interpret diagnostic studies (i.e. x-rays, MRIs, CTs and serum/join fluid labs, Dexa Scans, Vascular Doppler)
    3. Establish a diagnosis, determine a treatment plan, implement the necessary ancillaries, order additional and selective studies or laboratory evaluations.
    4. Consult with specialists and interventional physicians, as predicated by the case’s diagnosis and severity.
    5. Assist in reduction of fractures and dislocations.
    6. Provide minor office surgical care (i.e. toenail removal, suturing)
    7. Apply and remove casts, splints, and immobilizing devices, remove sutures or staples, change dressings, on patients and draw up injections. 
    8. Administer injections, immunizations, oral medications, aspirations of joints, suture wounds, wound debridement, and other clinic procedures.
    9. Prepare written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances and authorize prescription refills.
    10. Assist physicians in the application of specialized orthopaedic devices.  Fit and measure for braces and orthopaedic devices.
    11. Instruct patient and personal representatives regarding medications and treatment instructions and provides patient education in the use of crutches, canes, and other orthopaedic devices.
    12. Assist physicians by recording patient progress notes and transcribe orders.
    13. Triage patient telephone calls, answer questions and provide consultation and education to the patient and personal representatives. 
    14. Provide monitoring and continuity of care.  
    15. Perform independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.

    Administrative Responsibilities

    1. Provide supporting documentation and coding information for all health care services provided.
    2. Attend required meetings and participate in committees as requested. 
    3. Participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations.
    4. Protect patient privacy in compliance with HIPAA Privacy Regulations.


    • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program
    • Current and active licenses and certifications
    • Excellent customer service skills
    • Demonstrated conflict management skills
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Strong organizational skills with great attention to detail
    • Operating room experience preferred


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