Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery

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

Position Details:
- Join a growing practice!
- Full scope of orthopedic practice
- Dedicated time for clinic, hospital, and first assist in operating room
- Clinic: 2-3 days per week; operating room: 2-3 days per week; hospital daily rounding on post-op patients and seeing consults in the emergency room and inpatient settings
- Work in collaboration with other established medical specialties
- Possible outreach to regional sites

Experience is preferred.
Master’s Degree in Nursing required for NP, Doctorate of Nursing Practice preferred.
Physician Assistant program with current certification by the NCCPA.
Additional qualifications
Possess ability to work independently/autonomously and interdependently with other health care professionals. Have extensive patient assessment skills using diagnostic methods and instruments and possess ability to develop appropriate plan of care, modifying as indicated. Possess effective communication skills and interpersonal skills with patients, families and members of health care team.
License or certification
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Nurse Practitioner (NP) and Registered Nursing (RN) License or Physician Assistant (PA) license in state of Minnesota and NCCPA certification required
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Schedule details
Monday – Friday, plus on call responsibilities
Weekend schedule
On call 1 in 6 weekends
Site description
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
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).