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Physician Assistant – General Surgery – Outpatient / First Assist

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Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Specialists


Norwich, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40.0
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: M-F

Get MORE from your career with Hartford HealthCare


There are no limits to what you can achieve when you join the Division of General Surgery at Hartford HealthCare Medical Group.  The extensive capabilities of the most integrated healthcare system in CT offers Physician Assistants MORE OPPORTUNITY as you practice with nationally respected colleagues in a progressive, physician-led environment.    Our broad network includes seven acute care hospitals including one of the largest academic and surgical hospitals in the northeast, thriving community teaching hospitals, and one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in New England with more than 1,000 providers.


This means MORE OPTIONS to propel your career to new heights and all within a deeply embedded culture of inclusion, innovation, and focus on the highest quality of care. We are teachers, researchers, innovators, leaders and, most of all, caregivers.


Opportunity for a General Surgery Physician Assistant to provide outpatient services in Norwich, CT and first assist services at Backus Hospital, in Norwich, CT.


Some highlights of this opportunity include:

  • The PA provides both initial and post-operative consultations for a diverse general surgery patient panel including but not limited to endocrinology, thyroid, trauma, and bread and butter. Wound care patients may also be included.
  • M-F day time schedule providing ambulatory services, and also first assisting in the OR. No call!
  • The opportunity to work with highly complex surgical patients in an ambulatory setting, developing long-term relationships with patients and their families across the continuum of care
  • Unsurpassed collegiality in the department and hospital wide
  • Opportunities for career advancement both hospital wide and system wide
  • Competitive compensation, matching 401k, tiered medical, and CME reimbursement
  • We support your development and wellbeing through the respected Hartford HealthCare’s Office of Advanced Practice - an internal organization committed to the growth and development of our Advanced Practitioners,  and the groundbreaking Office of Provider Wellness


Certification and license as a Physician Assistant. 1-2 years of experience practicing as a Physician Assistant is highly preferred.


Located between Boston and New York City, Connecticut offers you and your family access to a lifestyle that is second to none.  Enjoy the finest schools in the nation, four beautiful seasons of recreational activities, and options to live at the shore, in leafy suburbs, or in vibrant urban areas.  To put MORE LIFE IN YOUR LIFE apply today!

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