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APP - Orthopedics - Surgical Assistant - AH MSKI & Sports Med , Huntersville

Huntersville, NC, United States
Job ID: 118608
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Orthopaedics
Status: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 29021065937504-Sports Medicine


If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite Physician Assistants to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds, and progressive visionaries together in our Orthopedic Surgery team at Atrium Health Musculoskeletal Orthopedics - Birkdale in Huntersville, NC.

Atrium Health’s Musculoskeletal Institute (MSKI) is one of the largest Musculoskeletal programs in the country. We have an extensive network of physicians within the institute including spine, ortho, primary care sports medicine, physical medicine, and rehabilitation.

Details about the opportunity:

  • Hybrid setting (inpatient/outpatient)
  • First Assist in the OR
  • Full time opportunity with variable rotation schedule
    • M-F with variable hours
  • Team consists of 3 physicians, 3 Advanced Practice Providers, and 1 clinical supervisor
  • Call coverage
  • 32 patient panel on clinic day


  • Approved to practice as a Physician Assistant in North Carolina. 
  • Physician Assistant – Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Master’s Degree preferred. Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred.  
  • Must have or be eligible for a DEA license.  
  • Eligible for prescriptive authority application through the Board of Nursing or Medical Board in NC required.  
  • BLS for Healthcare Provider from AHA required with expiration date greater than 90 days from date of beginning practice.    

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.