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 JOB POSTING February 22

Position/Title 

Orthopedic Physician Assistant 

Organization 

Pioneer Peak Orthopedics 

Location 

Palmer, AK 

More Info 

Pioneer Peak Orthopedics is looking for a qualified Physician Assistant to join our rapidly growing team. 

Physician Assistant Job Duties:

  • Contributes to physician's effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physician directives.
  • Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.
  • Determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies; interpreting test results.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures by administering injections and immunizations; suturing; managing wounds and infections.
  • Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; discussing family planning; providing counseling on emotional problems of daily living; promoting wellness and health maintenance.
  • Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Develops health care team staff by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Skills and Qualifications: 

Orthopedic experience preferred but not required.  Health Promotion and Maintenance, Thoroughness, Clinical Skills, Informing Others, Medical Teamwork, Physiological Knowledge, Bedside Manner, Infection Control, Administering Medication, Pain Management, Self-Development

Pioneer Peak Orthopedics is an equal opportunity employer

Email resumes to Nina at nina@pioneerpeak.com. 


 JOB POSTING February 22

Position/Title

Physician Assistant, Part time 

Organization 

Alaska Urgent Care

Location 

Anchorage, AK 

More Info 

Alaska Urgent Care is looking for a part-time physician assistant who is willing to work one week on and one week off (Monday through Thursday). We are an urgent care that is open 7 days a week. On weekdays we are open from 9am- 8pm and on weekends, we are open from 10am-6pm. On the week that the provider is scheduled for, they are expected to work the full shift alone, meaning the full 9am-8pm shift and 10am-6pm shift. We range from 10 to 28 patients a day; it could be really busy or it could be really slow. We are only walk-in basis, so the number of patients we see a day is unexpected.

Our facility is very family-oriented and would love to have someone who is upbeat and open-minded. We would love to someone who cares for patients with love, care, and compassion.

Please send over CV to: auc.pajai@gmail.com

 JOB POSTING February 9

Position/Title  Ortho/Surgical Physician Assistant 
Organization  Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic 
Location  Anchorage, AK 
More Info 

At Anchorage Fracture, our goal is to improve your quality of life through orthopedic care. To be the leader in advancing quality bone, joint, spine and muscle care and technology while providing superior access, service and care to our patients and their families.

Anchorage Fracture has an exciting opportunity for a Physician Assistant to support an Orthopedic Surgeon. The Physician Assistant will assist our surgeons in the clinic and hospital.

Learn more about Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic at www.afoc.com.

Benefits include health insurance, paid time off and great income potential.

Job Requirements

  • Current state of Alaska Physician Assistant, or ability to obtain temp license prior to employment
  • Orthopedic and surgical experience
  • Comfortable making decisions independently
  • Excellent assessment skill and be dedicated to positive patient outcomes
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be high organized

If you’re interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Shawna at Shawna@afoc.com

 JOB POSTING February 9

Position/Title  Physician Assistant 
Organization  Anchorage Wellness Group
Location  Anchorage, AK 
More Info 

Exciting new position available for a Physician Assistant in a growing multi-disciplinary clinic focused on non-opioid based treatments for pain.   

Summary: As the Medical Provider, the Physician Assistant is the patient’s medical expert. He/She leads directs the patient’s medical plan of care and leads the medical team in ensuring the patient has the best medical outcomes possible while experiencing extraordinary customer service. 

Qualifications/Skills:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience 
  • Board-Certified PA License
  • Certified by the National Commission of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • CPR Certification
  • Valid DEA license
  • Experienced Diagnostician
  • Prior Knowledge of Chiropractic Philosophy & Benefits
  • Experienced in Invasive Procedures

Annual Salary: Depending on experience ranges from $105k-$135k with additional bonus opportunities based on performance.

Contact Information: email randyjeannin@gmail.com with CV and contact information.

 JOB POSTING January 24

Position/Title  Full & Part time faculty positions 
Organization MEDEX Northwest, Anchorage PA Program 
Location  Anchorage, AK 
More info  

Join a dedicated team of PA educators and contribute to the preparation of future Alaska Physician Assistants.  PAs are an integral part of the Alaska healthcare delivery system, extending access to care for vulnerable urban populations as well as remote underserved patients.  Since 2009, the MEDEX Northwest PA program has allowed students to complete the whole of their training in the state of Alaska.  MEDEX faculty members take seriously their role in training high quality PAs, who will be well prepared to meet these critical needs.  

Full/part-time positions for both didactic faculty and clinical coordinators located in Anchorage.  PA-C, NP, MD or DO required.   

For more information visit http://www.medex.washington.edu or contact Terry Scott, Program Director at 800-209-4206.  Resumes may be submitted to medexhr@uw.edu.

 JOB POSTING January 24

Position/Title  Physician Assistant 
Organization  Kenai Peninsula Orthopaedics 
Location  Soldotna, AK 
More Info 

Physician Assistant needed for a busy, well established orthopedic practice in Soldotna, Alaska. The provider will work directly with our board-certified hand surgeon and will follow in-office patients and assist in the operating room. Two years of orthopedic/hand surgery experience is preferred but not mandatory.

  • 5 days per week seeing patients in the office and/or assisting in OR
  • May assist with taking call (very little)
  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefit package including health insurance/paid leave/401k
  • Covered overhead & malpractice insurance
  • CME allowance

To apply, please drop off your resume to Kenai Peninsula Orthopaedics or you can email it to kpo.mberg@acsalaska.netFor more information you may contact Mercy Berg at 907-262-6454.

 JOB POSTING January 17

Position/Title  Physician Assistant *will consider full and part time* 
Organization  Alaska Urology
Location  Anchorage, AK 
More Info 

Alaska Urology is seeking Physician Assistant for our Anchorage offices. Alaska Urology is the largest urology clinic in Alaska. We are a busy clinic with 7 physicians and 3 mid-level providers.

Duties:

  • Overseeing the acute care needs of our patients, triaging urgent patients.
  • Provide specialty care with the cognizance of a physician.
  • Obtains and evaluates medical histories, performs medical evaluations, orders labs and diagnostic studies, orders/performs necessary procedures and treatments.
  • Coordinates patient care with other members of the health care team.
  • Accomplishes narrative summaries and other documentation.

Qualifications:

  • Current state of Alaska Physician Assistant, or ability to obtain temp license prior to employment.
  • Current DEA license.
  • Must be able to pass background check.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience as a Physician Assistant required, prior Urology experience preferred.
To apply send cover letter and resume to Jennifer @ jbercier@alaskaurology.com or fax to 907-561-1862.


 JOB POSTING December 22

Position/Title  Physician Assistant  - Emergency Medicine
Organization  Iliuliuk Family and Health Service clinic
Location  Dutch Harbor/Unalska
More Info 

The community of Dutch Harbor/Unalaska is looking to add EM PA coverage to the Iliuliuk Family and Health Service clinic.

Community of ~4000 full time residents and higher during busy seasons. Busiest fishing port in the country. International patient population with wide array of trauma, orthopedic and medical emergencies. Good xray and lab services. Medivac service on island. Family physician backup.

Great opportunity for EM PA who is experienced, skilled and able to manage urgent care and critical care in remote location.

Contact:

Paul Spencer PA-C. Staff PA pspencerpa@gmail.com or Ann Ehret D.O. aehret@une.edu
Medical Director Iliuliuk Family And Health Services
PO Box 144
Unalaska, AK 99685
907 581:1202


 JOB POSTING December 15

Position/Title  Physician Assistant 
Organization  Denali Healthcare Specialists 
Location  Anchorage & Wasilla Locations 
More Info 

Denali Healthcare Specialists is has an opening for a full time PA in both our Anchorage and Wasilla locations. 

New grads welcome! Must have an Alaska License, CPR and first aid certified. Contact Brooke Luna @ bluna@sleepcentersofalaska.com for more information.


 JOB POSTING December 15

Position/Title  Physician Assistant 
Organization  Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates 
Location Anchorage, AK 
More Info 

Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates is seeking a Physician Assistant.
Full time position for neurosurgical group.  Employment options for 1) clinic-only or 2) clinic/inpatient/surgical environment.

The physician assistant will work independently and in collaboration with physicians and other healthcare professionals providing care to patients in both clinic and hospital settings.

Full-time: Monday-Friday

Clinic/inpatient/surgical position includes call requirements including rotating night and weekends.

Employment benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • CME allowance
  • Vacation and paid holidays

Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality care
  • Obtain appropriate patient history
  • Perform focused and complete physical examinations
  • Assist in perioperative care of patients
  • Assist in the operating room
  • Evaluate findings from diagnostic tests and make appropriate diagnosis
  • Initiating appropriate referrals to other physicians or specialty care providers when needed

Requirements:

  • Current PA certification by the NCCPA
  • Alaska State Physician Assistant license or eligibility
  • Must be able to be credentialed by ASC & hospitals

New graduates will be considered.  Please apply by sending a resume with three professional references.

Contact: Megan Erickson
Phone: 907-258-6999
Fax: 907-258-6247
Email: merickson@akneurosurgery.com

  JOB POSTING October 30

Position/Title  Physician Assistant 
Organization 

Remote Medical International

Location  Shemya Island, AK
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Are you a Physician Assistant up for a new adventure? At Remote Medical International® (RMI), we are dedicated to providing premium medical services to companies across a wide range of industries in remote and challenging locations in the United States and abroad.

We are actively seeking highly qualified Physician Assistants with experience in clinical or general practice to run a clinic in Shemya Island, Alaska. We look for candidates with a commitment to a proactive approach to workplace safety, while taking a diplomatic and professional approach with customer interactions. If you are looking for a company to utilize your skills and not feel like a number, then RMI could be the place for you!

Position Qualifications

  • Must hold Alaska license/certification as a Physician Assistant
  • 3+ years of experience as a Physician Assistant
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) – CPR or equivalent(s)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) or equivalent(s)
  • Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) or equivalent(s)
  • Current DEA License.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working independently in remote areas

Position Requirements
All new hires must be ability to obtain and maintain a Fit for Duty (FFD) clearance, security clearance, and a clearance to drive company vehicles.

To Apply 
Visit this link to apply: 
https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1105735&B_ID=83

  JOB POSTING October 30

Position/Title  Physician Assistant
Organization 

Coastal Neurology and Neurosurgery

Location  Anchorage, AK
More In

Coastal Neurology and Neurosurgery is looking for a Full Time Certified Physician Assistant to assist in surgery, rounds and seeing patients in the office. New grads are welcome to apply. Please submit CV to cmorse@cnnsalaska.com 

mailto:merickson@akneurosurgery.com



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