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Hartford HealthCare is creating a better future for health care in Connecticut and beyond. With five acute-care hospitals, the states oldest air-ambulance service, behavioral health and rehabilitation services, a large physician group and clinical integration organization, skilled-nursing and home health services, and a comprehensive range of services for seniors. We have been named one of the best places to work in Connecticut, by CT Magazine. As such, we engage in meaningful alliances to provide access to the highest level of care for those we serve in our communities. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, as well as a stimulating work environment that inspires excellence.

The Hospital of Central Connecticut is an acute-care community teaching hospital with campuses in New Britain and Southington. The Hospital of Central Connecticut strives for a balance of career and lifestyle. We offer a stimulating work environment that inspires Excellence, Safety, Caring, and Integrity. Join us in our vision to be nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated care.

Job Summary
Physician assistants practicing in orthopedics, as part of the physician-led team, provide medical care under the supervision of an orthopedic surgeon. Perform comprehensive and problem-focused history and physical examination. Interpret laboratory and diagnostic procedures to establish a working diagnosis. Implement therapeutic intervention for specific conditions. Order and perform diagnostic procedures and studies.

3 days per week in the Orthopedic Clinic and 2 days per week in the OR
Full-time Monday through Friday
No weekend or holiday coverage!

Advanced Practitioner Benefits:
Outstanding compensation
Enjoy significant daily collaboration with the regions top Orthopedic Surgeons.
Comprehensive benefits include high quality, low cost medical/dental, generous retirement plan, CME time and reimbursement, LTD/STD/Life
Generous Paid Time Off
Team environment with staff of experienced Orthopedic Physician Assistants.

2+ years orthopedic experience working as a Physician Assistant
Graduation from an ARC-PA accredited Physician Assistant Program
Licensure for Physician Assistant in the State of Connecticut
We know what matters most when it comes to building a career you can be proud of. State of the art technology. Education. Quality. Coordinated patient care. And plenty of room to grow. You'll find all of these things within Hartford HealthCare, the largest, most comprehensive integrated health system in Connecticut. At Hartford HealthCare, clinical education and research are supported to bring the latest technology and discoveries, clinical excellence and innovation to the patient and community. And to provide physicians access to a wealth of expertise and resources. Hartford HealthCare aspires to be the next generation of integrated health systems, marked by strong patient focus, heightened efficiency, consistent quality performance and open, collaborative sharing of best practices. All of the partner organizations within Hartford HealthCare are united by this vision. Our partners include tertiary care and community hospitals, regional behavioral health centers, a statewide network of clinical laboratories, a large multispecialty physician practice, a regional home care system, comprehensive senior services, a rehabilitation network and more.