MD Anderson Cancer Center Physician Assistant - Orthopaedic Oncology in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2017 rankings. It is one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

The primary purpose of the Physician Assistant (PA) is to provide direct diagnostic and therapeutic patient care in the department of Orthopaedic Oncology. Job duties include patient care and surgical management of orthopaedic oncology patient.

SALARY RANGE

Minimum: $90,000 – Midpoint: $112,500 – Maximum: $135,000

EDUCATION

Required: Graduate of a Physician Assistant training program approved by the Council of Medical Education of the American Medical Association.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

Required: PA certification by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants. Licensed by the Texas State Board of Physician Assistant Examiners.

MAY BE REQUIRED: Eligible to be granted limited prescriptive authority by the State of Texas.

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