Advanced Provider III
Fort Myers, FL
Department: LPG Orthopedics
Categories: Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
LPG Orthopedic Surgery practice with Lee Health is seeking a full- time Orthopedic Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join the practice. Looking for a dedicated, positive, and friendly candidate to join our busy, fast paced environment with 3 surgeons who are committed to providing excellent care to patients. In this practice, each surgeon has completed a fellowship in a subspecialty; therefore, there is a focus on the following Orthopedic service lines: joint replacement, upper extremities/ hand, trauma, and fracture care. This PA/NP will assist the Orthopedic Surgeons in outpatient clinic and inpatient operating room. Weekly schedule consists of 3 days office hours, 2-2 ½ days of OR, and weekday / weekend call coverage responsibilities (days/ weekends vary).
The PA/NP is also responsible for: Complete orthopedic medical diagnosis, assessment, and evaluation. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe; effective and efficient patient care delivery; and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care (treatment pre/post-surgery) along with managing non-surgical treatment options
Physician Assistants (PA) and Nurse Practitioners (NP) are required to function consistent with Florida Law. May work without immediate supervision.
|Degree/Diploma Obtained||Program of Study||Required/|
Additional RequirementsGraduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.
|Minimum Years Required||Area of Experience||Required/|
|No Experience Required|
Additional RequirementsExperience in area of specialty preferred
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
|Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant License||Required|
|BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)||Required|