A facility in central California is seeking 3 Neurosurgery Physician Assistants. The incoming PAs will work with their busy neurosurgery team, currently comprised of 4 board certified neurosurgeons. The neurosurgeons also participate in teaching residents at a northern California academic department, there may be some academic opportunities for the incoming PA. The facility prefers a candidate with neurosurgery or surgery experience.
The incoming PA will be involved in clinical evaluation of neurosurgery patients and participate in surgical procedures. The hospital has completed a brand new trauma and critical care building and has a 50+ bed Neuroscience Center of Excellence dedicated to brain and spine patients. The academic affiliation also gives the neurosurgeons and physician assistants access to the latest medical developments and teaching techniques.
The incoming candidate will be involved in all levels of patient care in the Neurosurgery Department at facility for day and some night shift positions. The facility is a level I trauma center. The group is offering an excellent salary and benefit package, the salary will be in the $120-130k range. The area is a vibrant, growing but affordable community in the Central California Valley just a short drive from Yosemite and other national parks.