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  • Physician Assistant Job Openings

    Here you will find a listing of Physician Assistant Jobs in the area. This resource is for upcoming graduates seeking a career in the Health Sciences.
    For more information, please contact Marie Link, Director of Research and MPAS Graduate Admission at
    Additional assistance with job search and career placement is also available at Saint Francis University through Career Services.

  • Orthopedics - Ithaca, NY

    Cayuga Medical Associates, PC (CMA), a growing multi-specialty group practice located in Ithaca, New York, has an immediate opening for an RPA-C in its’ Orthopedic practice to work with the practice physicians in the following areas:

    • Take detailed medical history
    • Perform pre-operative histories and physicals
    • Clinical evaluations – ability to perform complete shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, hip, knee, ankle and foot examinations
    • Case management
    • Order and interpret X-rays
    • Prescribe medications
    • Splint and cast
    • Record patient progress notes
    • Surgical assistance including prepping, draping, closures, pre & post-operative care to support the needs of the practice
    • Hospital rounds to support the needs of the practice
    • On-call duties including emergency call and telephone call, to support the needs of the practice
    • Hospital and inpatient consults in conjunction with emergency call
    • Assist with patient flow in the office
    • Respond to triages and emails in a timely manner
    • Follows OSHA regulations, infection control policies and procedures
    • Knowledge of proper procedure coding
    • Keeps physicians apprised of patients’ progress and/or any complications By nature of this profession, the RPA-C must be able to exercise a high level of independent judgment.

    Additionally, candidates should possess the following traits: 

    • Exceptional service attitude and communication style
    • Maintains highest level of confidentiality
    • Excellent written and verbal skills
    • Demonstrates clinical competency as defined by organizational standards and protocol
    • BLS Certification.

    Education and experience include:

    • Masters degree in an accredited Physician Assistant Program
    • RPA Certification
    • 2 Years prior experience in orthopedics preferred.

    Cayuga Medical Associates offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, and is an equal opportunity employer.

    If interested please contact

    Hospitalist - Bedford, PA

    Hospitalist in Bedford. Two openings;  One is daylight doing 7 on and 7 off working 7 10 hour days then off.  Full salary, benefits including $5K CME. Willing to accept a new graduate and will train. The second Position is also at Bedford but this is a night position and need an experienced minimum of 5 years but would consider someone with 3 years if they worked as a Hospitalist before. Same deal…7 on and 7 off except this works 8 pm to 8 am. 

    Willing to train a new graduate but they have to be ready to put forward the effort as well. Adequate time for orientation (months) will be given before cutting them loose but they must be ready to work. 

    You can see these on UPMC employee web site:

    Part-time Family Practice - Boswell, PA

    new or experienced... offering 4-5 half days or 2 full days and a half day...there will be sick/vacation days, holidays paid.....we have two offices, 430 Stonycreek Street, Boswell, PA 15531 and 136 S. Pine Ave. Stoystown, PA 15563.  Send resume ATTENTION Carla via email, fax, mail as listed:
    Carla Smith
    Office Manager
    PO Box 340, 136 S. Pine Ave.
    Stoystown, PA 15563
    814-893-5568 ext 1422
    Fax 814-893-5989

    Pain Management - Bethlehem, PA (12/01/2016)

    FT PA-C for busy outpatient pain management ASC.  Duties include E&M services, minor procedures, and medication refills.  No nights, weekends or hospital call.  Interested candidates should send CV to

    Family Practice - Pittsburgh area (11/07/2016)

    Primary Health Care Services. Comprised of 8 family medicine clinics throughout Pittsburgh in community medicine meeting the needs of the under served.  It is a great environment to practice medicine.  The new medical director, Dan Lapp M.D. is a strong supporter of PA's.  The position is Family Practice, M-F with most clinics Monday 11-7 and T-F 9-5, currently PA's do not take call, Federal Tort malpractice insurance and patient load of 10-12 per day. PCHS is an independent non-profit organization and not affiliated with any healthcare network.  If interested, contact Dan Lapp -

    Somerset Hospital - Somerset, PA (10/24/2016)

    Somerset Hospital has a Physician Assistant position open.  Candidates interested in joining their professional team are encouraged to complete an online job application at, Human Resources Department, 814-443-5070 

    Family Practice - Mount Union, PA (10/24/2016)
    Addiction Medicine - Williamsburg, PA (09/19/2016)

    Cove Forge Behavioral Health System is a Drug and Alcohol treatment center offering patients a setting conducive to recovery. 

    At White Deer Run/Cove Forge BHS we offer more than just a place to work.  We continually strive to create an environment promoting integrity and diversity, supporting family values, and encouraging our team members to grow both personally and professionally.  We are currently looking for a Full Time Physician Assistant to join our dynamic team of dedicated compassionate behavioral healthcare professionals.

    Under the supervision of the physician, as approved by the PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, the Physician Assistant is responsible for providing patient care in a supportive and therapeutic environment.  The Physician Assistant coordinates with the physician and cooperates with other departments as required to provide for total patient care and would need to be available for both week days and weekend coverage.

    Education and Training:  Professional knowledge of health care principles, practices and procedures obtained through an accredited Physician’s Assistant training program.

    Licensure as a Physician Assistant in the state of PA
    CPR certification.
    Salary: Competitive Salary

    • Paid Vacation, Sick Time, and Extended Sick Time.
    • Educational reimbursement (coursework/licensure/certification/seminar) up to $700 per year.
    • Health/Welfare benefits, Dental and Vision
    • Short Term and Long Term Disability
    • Company Paid Life Insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance
    • 401K enrollment.  

      Cove Forge Behavioral Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering you the opportunity to make a difference working as part of a dedicated team.
      Please submit resume to:
      Cove Forge Behavioral Health System
      Medical Director 
      202 Cove Forge Road
      Williamsburg, PA  16693
      Fax: 814-832-0100

    Family Practice - Pittsburgh area (09/12/2016)

    Physician Assistant needed full time, for fast paced, well established, stable Family Medicine practice. We have two locations. One is near Mercy Hospital/ Duquesne University area. The second location is in Bellevue. The practice has a very diverse patient mix drawn from a wide geographic area.
    We offer a competitive salary, incentive pay, regular bonuses, health, dental and eye insurance, flexible vacation schedule, off all legal holidays, malpractice insurance and 401k. Very limited on call.
    Free garage parking at the office near Mercy Hospital.

    Interested candidates may send their resume to

    Endocrinology - Altoona, PA (09/12/2016)

    Dr. Haleh Haerian-Ardakani

    Blair Medical Associates

    1414 Ninth Avenue

    Altoona, PA  16602

    Endocrinology - Auburn, NY (09/07/2016)

    An immediate opening for a PA in Auburn, NY in internal medicine/ endocrine/ metabolism including nutrition and women's health. No experience is needed. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. No evening calls or weekends. The PA will be fully supervised by a physician with wide experience with PA's. Please email your resume to:
     If anybody has any questions please feel free to contact the office at 315-253-2669

    Derm - Wexford, PA (09/07/2016)

    Dermatology Physician Assistant position in well established private  practice located in Wexford, PA.  Part-time or full-time. Weekdays  plus one Saturday per month.  Dermatology experience preferred but  willing to train the right candidate.  Salary based on experience.   Contact

    Orthopedics - Hackettstown, NJ (09/07/2016)

    The Orthopedic Institute of New Jersey is looking for a recent graduate Physician Assistant to work full-time with our Interventional Spine Specialists.
    Join a successful practice providing complete musculoskeletal care in northern New Jersey.  The position will be based out of Hackettstown, in the heart of New Jersey’s scenic Skylands Region with an easy commute from points east in Pennsylvania and easy commute as well from Sussex, Warren, Morris, Somerset and Hunterdon counties.  
    We provide care in both operative and non-operative spine pain which includes optimizing pain medication, recommending physical therapy, and recommending spinal injections or surgery when needed.  
    Our group also covers every subspecialty of orthopedics, including joint replacements, hand and upper extremity, spine, foot and ankle, and sports medicine/arthroscopy.  We also have physical and occupational therapy at several locations. Our physicians and ancillary staff, including 5 physician assistants and a nurse practitioner, are dedicated to providing the best possible care and returning patients back to their normal activities as soon as possible. 
    Spine Physician Assistant Job Description

    • Practice medicine under the direction of Drs. Gutkin & Castro.
    • Train to examine patients, diagnose injuries and illnesses, and provide treatment.
    • Work as members of the health care team, take medical histories, examine and treat patients, order and interpret laboratory tests and X-rays, make diagnoses, and prescribe medications.
    • Record progress notes, instruct and counsel patients, and order or carry out therapy.

      Benefits would include a competitive salary and bonus structure, health insurance and  401K plan and employer match.  Recent graduates from accredited physician assistant programs and more experienced physician assistants are encouraged to apply. 
      If interested in exploring a successful career with us in New Jersey, obtain more information by contacting Dr. Christopher Castro at or call (908) 684-4007 and contact Mr. Carlos Curras, COO/Administrator (

    Family Practice - Sunbury, PA (09/01/2016)

    Sunbury, Pennsylvania - Family Practice seeking Certified Physician Assistant. Work in a busy, small practice environment. Responsibilities include treating new and established patients with a focus on preventative care and patient involvement. Monday through Friday schedule. Competitive salary and benefits. To learn more about our practice visit or email any questions to If interested in the position, please submit a resume and letter of interest to

    Orthopedics - Somerset, PA (08/24/2016)

    Somerset Health Services seeks a full time Physician Assistant for our established Orthopedic Practice. Pennsylvania PA -C or CRNP License and DEA schedule required. Previous clinical health experience in an outpatient or physician office setting is preferred. Salary commensurate with experience and an excellent full time benefit package is provided.
    For confidential consideration, and to complete a job application, please visit
    Human Resources Department
    Ph: (614) 443-5070
    Fax: (814) 443-5692 E.0.E.

    Pediatrics - Clearfield, PA (08/15/2016)

    Busy pediatric clinic at Penn Highlands Center for Children’s Care, 1033 Turnpike Avenue, Suite 200, Clearfield, PA 16830.
    Apply online at

    Neurosurgery - Butler Health System, PA

    Facility: BHS Brain and Spine - Neurosurgery
    Full-time Exempt 
    Salary: Competitive Salary & Free Parking 
    Provide patient care services, including assessing and managing patients in the outpatient and/or inpatient environment, by following established standards and practices within the practice specific specialty. 
    Graduate of a Physician Assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education         
    Current PA Physician Assistant license, certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), Healthcare Provider CPR, and Act 33/73 clearances. Individual must meet the credentialing requirements of the Medical Staff Office.
    Minimum:         None
    Preferred:        One year experience working as a Physician Assistant.
    For more information or to apply:

    ENT - Altoona, PA (07/28/2016)

    UPMC Altoona ENT is hiring a full-time PA for the 501 Howard Avenue, Bldg E, Ste. 3 Altoona PA service. The successful candidate will support a Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. schedule. The role is primarily 80% outpatient/office setting and 20% operating room/inpatient.  The site services include: Everett, Huntingdon, McConnellsburg, and Altoona.

    Applicants may go to to apply.

    Pediatrics - Latrobe, PA (07/06/2016)
    Internal Medicine - Finger Lakes, NY (07/06/2016)

    This is a unique opportunity to be part of an INDEPENDENT PA TEAM of 4 PAs that provides services for a rehabilitation center and now a new walk in clinic in Horseheads, NY. We are all PAs and we know what the wants and needs of other PAs are and that makes a big difference when compared to the bigger hospitals where you are just another provider. We are currently looking for PAs to help in the walk in clinic and rehab center. Excellent pay and good hours along with great benefits package including vacation and CME.  We also offer a health and pension plan. We cover all fees.  We also have the ability to work extra and make more money, but not required.  This is an excellent job, gives a lot of time home with your family.  Great supervising MDs.  Will give moving expenses. Elmira-Corning region is an excellent place to live. It has a small town feel with plenty of activities with the Finger Lakes just minutes away, plenty of shopping, outdoor activities, entertainment, great schools and lower cost of living.  Pay will be on experience but new grads welcome, as we have other PAs on site to assist with questions and help start you on a great career path.                
    Contact Thomas Coss RPA-C
    (607) 426-9912

    Emergency Medicine - St. Mary's, PA (06/27/2016)

    Penn Highlands Elk ER is recruiting for a full time PA for the emergency department.  The candidate would be required to work 140 hours per month (eleven 12 hr shifts and one 8 hr shift).   Please email  (Seth Astorino) for more information or to submit resumes.  We prefer an experienced provider but are willing to train new graduates.

    Penn Highlands Elk Emergency Dept.
    Annual Volume:  18,900 (1,500 per month)
    ED Beds:  13
    15% Peds; 26% geriatrics
    49% Urgent; 8% Emergent; 43% non-urgent
    70% admission rate; 30% observation
     Full time back up with OB, Peds, Ortho, IM, Rad, Path, surgery, ophthalmology, Urology
    Part time back up with ENT, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Neuro, Invasive Cardiology, Oncology
    12 hours MLP coverage; 10a-10p (ACLS and PALS)

    Otolaryngology - Lacaster, PA (06/27/2016)

    Full time Physician Assistant wanted to join a busy practice in Lancaster, PA. Practice services all aspects of general otolaryngology. Audiology and Hearing Aid Sales on-site.  We are linked through our EMR (Epic) to many of our referral sources.

    Lancaster County is located 65 miles west of Philadelphia and is known for a high standard/low cost of living. Although identified with the 30,000 Amish who settled here over two hundred years ago, today, the county has a diverse population of 500,000. Lancaster is home to seven colleges and universities and the city has a thriving arts community and historic character including Central Market and the Fulton Theater. Amtrak access to New York City and Philadelphia make day or weekend trips easy; Baltimore and Washington D.C. are short drives. In addition to young families who choose Lancaster for the excellent schools, quality of life and easy access to major metropolitan areas, Lancaster County is now the 2nd most popular retirement destination in the U.S.

    Send CV to


    Endo - Indiana, PA (06/22/2016)

    IRMC Physician Group is looking to hire a Physician Assistant to help support the Endocrinology Service Line.  The Advanced Care Provider (ACP) will join an established, fast-paced practice as an integral member of the care delivery team.  The ACP will work daylight hours, Monday thru Friday, including scheduled clinic hours and hospital rounding.  
    The ACP will have responsibility, authority and accountability for the provision of care through supervision by and collaboration with a single physician.  Responsibilities will include the implementation and management of patient care plans, medication management, and patient education.  The ACP will also be expected to establish and maintain collaborative relationships with physicians, other health care providers, patients and their families, to achieve desired patient outcomes throughout the continuum of care. 


    • Manages and provides care for assigned caseload in consultation with healthcare team providers following approved clinical protocols.  This includes both the inpatient and outpatient settings.  Performs various types of examinations with the ability to obtain and interpret information considering age specific needs.  Reviews patient labs and test results and informs of results in a timely manner.  Subsequently develops and implements appropriate care plans utilizing established protocol.
    • Serves as a consultant to staff, physicians and patients.  Conducts patient education and provides patients with instructions related to their ongoing care plan.  Assists in the triage of patient calls and clinical needs.  Demonstrates commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.  


    • The individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and/or interact appropriately to the patients served as specified below. They must also demonstrate the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needs as described in the department policy and procedures. 
    • A graduate of a physician assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the physician assistant (ARC-PA) is required
    • BS or MS candidate is preferred
    • Experience as a physician assistant and/or experience in a clinical setting is preferred
      Endocrinology experience is highly preferred.
    • Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
      • A current state PA license, certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) is required
      • A current CPR certification is required

    Salary Range: Competitive based on experience.

    To Apply:  Please send full CV to

    General Surgery - Monroeville, PA (06/22/2016)

    UMPC East Monroeville Gen Surgery
    2775 Mosside Blvd
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    P: 412.318.3815
    See UPMC website

    Psych - Altoona, PA (06/22/2016)

    Nulton Diagnostic and Treatment Center (NDTC) is in need of a Physician Assistant to provide outpatient psychiatric services in an office setting (Altoona, PA). The successful candidate will have knowledge of mental health services for children/adolescents, and adults.
    Full time position, Monday through Friday, day shift.
    No on-call. Competitive compensation package.
    Current PA License. Must be able to successfully pass Act 33, 34 clearances, State Police and FBI background checks. Must not be on the Medicare/Medicaid exclusionary list.
    Nulton Diagnostic and Treatment Center, P.C. is accredited by the Joint Commission. NDTC is a licensed and state approved Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic serving children, adults, and older adults.
    Send Resume to the Director of Human Resources
    at 214 College Park Plaza, Johnstown, PA 15904,, or fax to 814-262-6166.
    Nulton Diagnostic and Treatment Center, P.C. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Hospice and Palliative Care - Altoona, PA (06/06/2016)

    Busy and ever growing service at UPMC Altoona.  We have an inpatient consult service, outpatient clinic, and also see patients in local nursing homes. We are affiliated with a family medicine residency program and have our own fellowship.  We are more than willing to take a new graduate and train them.  Applications can be done on the UPMC website.

    Pediatrics - Altoona, PA (06/01/2016)

    Full time Physician Assistant- needed for pediatric office.  Experience preferred. 
     Send resume to Pediatric Healthcare Associates, 615 6th Avenue,  Altoona, PA 16602

    Rehab - Jefferson Hills, PA (06/01/2016)

    South Hills Pain & Rehab Assoc. Inc
    575 Coal Valley Rd., Ste 277
    Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
    Phone: (412) 469-7722
    Fax: (412) 469-7721

    Location: South Hills Suburb of Pittsburgh, near Century-3 mall, at medical office building attached to Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Satellite practices in Bethel Park, Monessen, and Brentwood.
    Practice: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Paine Management. We currently have 4 Physicians and 1 PA-C.  It has Inpatient and Outpatient components.  Inpatient practice needs help with new consults for Rehab and Pain management evaluation; follow ups, writing orders, DC summaries. All of these patients will be seen by the Physician on the same day but not necessarily at the same time with the Physician Extenders.  In the office; evaluating Pain Management and musculo-skeletal patients, which will include follow ups, occasionally new patients, helping with test results and patient communications as well as education. We have interventional pain practice and physicians perform spinal procedures under fluoroscopy.  We are looking for a full time position. It may be a combination of Inpatient/Outpatient work depending on the needs of the practice.
    Working Hours: Generally 8 AM to 5 PM. Some weekend calls.
    Financial Package: Negotiable but will be competitive to the market. Will offer pension plan and other benefits including Malpractice Insurance

    Job Availability: May take up to 2 months after signing the contract to start working because of time needed for hospital privileges. Have Pennsylvania and DEA licenses as well as Supervisory approval from the state. May start outpatient much sooner. 

    Primary Care - Tyrone, PA (06/01/2016)

    Tyrone Hospital is currently seeking a full time Physician Assistant to work in our Physician Offices.  Responsibilities include providing medical service with the accepted standards of medical practice to patients under the direction of the physician, to include screening patients, conducting physical examinations, data gathering, reaching decisions and instituting care plans for the physician’s patients.  Qualified candidates must possess a current PA-C license (unless a recent graduate).   Interested candidates should send their resume to:

    Tyrone Hospital
    Human Resources Department
    187 Hospital Drive
    Tyrone, PA 16686
    Or email to:
    Fax: 814-684-6390

    Treatment Center - Carmichaels, PA (06/01/2016)

    Please submit updated resume to for desired position at Greene Treatment Center.  

    Job Title: Physician Assistant
    Education:  Physician Assistant Bachelor’s Degree or related field
    License/Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant (NCCPA) 
    Required: CPR/First Aid, Act 34-Criminal Record & Post-secondary Transcript(s) 

    Job Duties:  Exhibit appropriate bed-side manners; display above average written and verbal communication skills; maintain active caseload under the direction of the Medical Director; perform admission & ongoing physical exams; diagnose and follow medical treatment of patients; create, read, and order medication-assisted treatment & opioid center labs; offer toxicology counseling and treatment for patients; document accurate and timely progress notes for every client contact in electronic health records; uphold client confidentiality; participate in inner-disciplinary team meetings and agency required staff meetings; maintain valid professional license(s) and certification(s); follow directions; other duties and tasks deemed necessary in the efficient functioning of the organization.

    Related Experience: Previous work-related skill and experience completing physical 
    exams, reading & ordering labs, developing & following client treatment plans; participation in team meetings, collaborating with other allied health professionals; making and receiving referrals; and gathering information for admissions.   
    Preferred: 1-year experience in addictions treatment or recovery treatment setting, or related environment.

    Job Training:  Employees in this position will perform on-going on-the-job training, as well as formal training to maintain employment status with our agency.

    Essential:  This job involves using effective communication and organizational skills, coordinating efforts to accomplish daily tasks in a team environment to best serve our clients and meet clinic missions.