Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a full-time Surgical Physician Assistant (PA) with teaching responsibilities at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, CT. It is a great opportunity to have an active role supervising our Surgical Residents, work on the floor and actively in the OR. This position includes overnight and weekend in house call.
Comprised of three hospitals, Danbury, Norwalk and New Milford, Western Connecticut Medical Group, and Western Connecticut Home Care, we are a healthcare network that's built for the people we serve. We take care to put the patient at the center. We take pride in not only treating the sick, but also in keeping you well. We are Western Connecticut Health Network. And we know you well.
Work for Us
Working for Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN), comprised of Danbury Hospital; New Milford Hospital; Norwalk Hospital; Western Connecticut Medical Group; and Western Connecticut Home Care, you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of other people. At the same time, you will grow your own skills and expertise - while simultaneously being well rewarded for doing so.
The Surgical Physician Assistants employed by Western CT Medical Group function under the supervision of the attending surgeon with ultimate responsibility to the Chairman, Department of Surgery. Surgical service coverage encompasses general surgery as well as surgical subspecialties including: Thoracic, Vascular, Urology, Colo-rectal, Bariatrics, Plastic & Reconstructive surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Gynecological surgery, and the SICU. Responsibilities include:
· history and physical examinations
· OR assisting
· all-inclusive pre- and post-operative care of patients
· active participation on the trauma team
· Participate in the education and hands-on training of PA residents and PA students and medical students during surgical rotations at Norwalk Hospital
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