Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Ortho Surgery Sports Med

Why Mayo Clinic
Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. When you join the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world, you'll work alongside approximately 3,800 physicians/scientists and 1,600 Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants across all locations in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.
Position description
The department of Orthopedic Surgery is ranked amongst the top Orthopedic Departments nationwide. This unique position in Sports Medicine allows the NP or PA to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary care team including: surgeons, residents/fellows, in-patient and outpatient allied health staff. The NP or PA will assist the assigned staff consultant in all aspects of patient care in the clinical setting, including pre-operative, intra-operative, and postoperative care. Patient care in the operating room and surgical assisting is expected. Independent calendars as well as hospital rounds may be required by the assigned service and will be developed with specialty knowledge and skills. This unique position will be working directly with the Minnesota Timberwolves and providing care at Mayo Clinic Square in Minneapolis. The NP or PA will join a team in Minneapolis of highly skilled and renowned Sports Medicine Providers and a team in Rochester of 40+ Advanced Practice Providers within the orthopedic surgery department. There is potential to participate in research and publications depending on the assigned service and the needs of the Department. At this time, after-hours availability will be required, to facilitate emergent needs of the team following home practices or games.

Masters prepared graduate of an accredited school of nursing and Nurse Practitioner program. Must have current Minnesota RN license and certification as a FNP, ACNP, or ANP.

Or graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program with current PA certification by NCCPA and registration as a PA by the Minnesota State Board of Medical Practice.

Must be eligible for DEA registration.

Additional qualifications
A preferred qualification of experience working as a health care provider with high level athletics.

Completion of BLS course required and ACLS preferred. One to two years of clinical and/or surgical experience preferred. Consultant specific training will be provided

Ability to work in a team based atmosphere providing sports medicine care to community patients and elite athletes. Candidate must be able to problem-solve, and assume responsibility for professional athletes and team personnel. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills are essential for effective interactions with patients, family members, professional athletes and colleagues in multiple disciplines. Strong organizational and time management skills are essential.

External applicants: to be considered for this position please upload two letters of reference to your online application.

Mayo Clinic employees: please upload your 3 most recent performance evaluations to your online application to be considered for this position.

License or certification
Current Minnesota registered nurse license. Certified or eligible to be certified as a nurse practitioner before employment date by a national clarifying organization accepted by the Minnesota Board of Nursing. Certain positions may require DEA registra
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday-Friday, Days; 4 clinic days at Mayo Clinic Square in Minneapolis, 1 OR day at Gonda Outpatient Surgical Center in Rochester. After-hours availability will be required, to facilitate emergent needs of the team following home practices or games during Minnesota Timberwolves season.
Weekend schedule
After-hours availability will be required, to facilitate emergent needs of the team following home practices or games during Minnesota Timberwolves season.
Site description

Primary practice site is Mayo Clinic Square, Mayo Clinic’s Orthopedic and Sports Medicine facility in Minneapolis, MN. The Sports Medicine facility is a 36,000 square foot state-of-the-art building containing specialists in orthopedic surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, musculoskeletal radiology, athletic training, physical therapy, sports nutrition, and sports performance.

Gonda Outpatient Surgical Center located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
Susan Horne
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).