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UnitedHealth Group

Physician Assistant, Orthopedics, Oregon Medical Group, Eugene, OR

Eugene, OR

As a part of Optum, the largest network of medical groups in the country, Oregon Medical Group is seeking Full- time Orthopedic Physician Assistant to join our team in Eugene, Oregon. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing physician-led care locally. Work with the largest care delivery organization in the world and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

This Physician Assistant will work alongside an experienced and growing group of 1 Orthopedic Surgeon, 2 Surgical Podiatrists and 2 Physician Assistants. This is a blended practice between clinic and surgical assist work.

Position Highlights:

  • 4-Day work week (36 patient contact hours)
  • Clinic and Surgical Assist work
  • Opportunity for a variety of Orthopedic cases

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  • Including General, Sports, Foot & Ankle, Upper Extremity and more
  • Supportive work environment with experienced Orthopedists and PAs
  • Experience in Orthopedics or a New Graduate with passion and relevant experience in MSK

  • What makes an Optum organization different?

    • Clinicians are supported to practice at the peak of their license.
    • Evidence-based and patient-centered quality care
    • Focus on improving clinician and patient lives.
    • We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizations.

    Compensation/Benefits Highlights:

    • Competitive pay and production bonuses
    • CME reimbursement
    • Comprehensive health, dental, vision
    • 401k with matching
    • Short- and long-term disability, company paid life insurance
    • Company paid malpractice coverage.
    • Upward career growth and professional development
    • Supportive and appreciative culture

    Required Qualifications:

    • Master's degree from a four-year college and/or a professional certification beyond a four-year college
    • Unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Oregon or ability to obtain.
    • Certificate of completion from an accredited Physician Assistant Program
    • Board Certified or Board Eligible
    • Current BLS from the American Heart Association required.
    • Excellent patient care and time management skills
    • Ability to work in fast-paced environment, team player, adaptable to changing priorities

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience in Orthopedics

    Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

    Client-provided location(s): Eugene, OR, USA
    Job ID: UHG-2212186
    Employment Type: Full Time

    Perks and Benefits

    • Health and Wellness

      • HSA
      • On-Site Gym
      • HSA With Employer Contribution
      • Health Insurance
      • Dental Insurance
      • Vision Insurance
      • Life Insurance
      • Short-Term Disability
      • Long-Term Disability
      • FSA
    • Parental Benefits

      • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
      • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Work Flexibility

      • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Office Life and Perks

      • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Vacation and Time Off

      • Leave of Absence
      • Personal/Sick Days
      • Paid Holidays
      • Paid Vacation
    • Financial and Retirement

      • Relocation Assistance
      • Performance Bonus
      • Stock Purchase Program
      • 401(K) With Company Matching
      • 401(K)
    • Professional Development

      • Promote From Within
      • Shadowing Opportunities
      • Access to Online Courses
      • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Diversity and Inclusion

      • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program

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