Physician Assistant- Colorectal & General Surgery- Full Time

Saint Alphonsus Health System

Job Description

Job Number:
Boise, ID
Organization Name:
Saint Alphonsus Health System
SAHS Mulvaney Bldg
Employment Type: Full time
Hours: 40
Location: Clinic-based practice cross all Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) Cancer Center locations, but primarily in Caldwell and Nampa Status: 1.0 Schedule: Traditional work week, M-F Call: Minimal, may include some evenings and weekends shared with other PAs in the practice. Salary and Benefits: Sign-on Incentives Student Loan Repayment Relocation PTO & CME Allocation Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail) Health/Dental/Vision Retirement (403b)

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) seeks a Physician Assistant (PA-C) to support the Colorectal and General surgeons in both the clinic and operating rooms. This practice is a full-spectrum colorectal and general surgery practice that includes robotic, endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures. The Physician Assistant will assist with seeing patients in the clinic in partnership with supervising physician, assist with patient rounding in the hospital, and in the operating room.

This position will initially work with one of the three colorectal surgeons in the practice, but will eventually shift to a group-based model where responsibilities are rotated among all the physician assistants in the general surgery practice allowing for the opportunity to expand skills and well-rounded experience.

The qualified candidate will show evidence of comprehensive assessment skills, expert clinical skills and problem solving abilities and commit to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care. In addition to having exceptional clinical skills the PA must demonstrate a collaborative approach in working with the other team members. The PA works in harmony with the surgeons to ensure the highest quality clinical outcomes while providing exceptional patient experience.


Current, unrestricted Physician Assistant in Idaho and Oregon; valid controlled substance registration with Idaho; Board of Pharmacy and DEA.
Physician Assistant (PA):Successful completion of PA Graduate Program (Masters Level preferred) and NCCPA certification (PA-C).
Preference given to those with current BCLS, ACLS, and ATLS.
strong medical background and a desire to develop a practice to support a growing multi-specialty medical group. Previous experience in surgery preferred.
Community: Boise, Idaho's Capital City anchors a vibrant and growing mid-sized metropolitan area of 690,000 people. An outdoor enthusiasts paradise with a flourishing arts and entertainment scene, the region offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, neighborhood parks and nearby forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician. The Boise Metro Area is consistently listed as one of the best places in the country to live, work and play!

For more information on Boise, ID please visit www.cityofboise.org.

Saint Alphonsus Health System is a growing four-hospital, 714-bed, 74 clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation. To learn more about Saint Alphonsus, please visit www.saintalphonsus.org.

The ideal candidate will commit to patient care while demonstrating and modeling our organizations Mission, Vision and Values.

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