For a PA Surgical Assistant, meeting the care needs of patients while fulfilling the professional needs of a surgeon is all in a day’s work!
Increasingly, hospitals and surgeons are relying on skilled physician assistants (PAs) to help perform leading edge, technologically advanced procedures in the surgical environment. They also handle preoperative and postoperative duties to ensure continuity of care.
The specific responsibilities of PA Surgical Assistants are as different as the organizations and areas of specialty in which they work. But across the board, PA Surgical Assistants are quickly becoming an integral part of the surgical team.
Top Surgical First Assist Jobs for PAs
Our PA jobs board has first assist jobs for physician assistants who are trained and certified in surgical policies and procedures. If you are a PA who is considering a change, we welcome the chance to help you find your dream job!
This week we are featuring First Assist positions in neuro, ENT, and cardiothoracic surgery at different hospitals across the country.
- In Orlando, Florida, Nemours Children’s Hospital needs a PA First Assist to assist board-certified neurosurgeons with technologically advanced pediatric neurosurgery procedures.
- Nemours Children’s Hospital also has a position for a First Assist PA with preferred ENT experience to assist surgeons in leading edge, advanced, pediatric ENT surgeries in a fast-paced environment.
- Children’s Health Dallas has a great, full-time PA First Assist opportunity with the Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery team. This position has responsibility for call every third night.
- In Palo Alto, California, Stanford Children’s Hospital is looking for a pediatric PA First Assist in neurosurgery. This is a day schedule job with no weekends, nights, holidays, or call responsibilities.
Melnic has PA jobs in other areas of the U.S. as well. Review our entire list of PA jobs then contact us today!