Virginia Mason Medical Center Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner- Orthopedics in Seattle, Washington

Job Number: 183113

Department: Orthopedics - Outpatient

Hours: variable

Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington is recruiting a Certified Physician Assistant to join our Orthopedic Surgery team.

Virginia Mason Orthopedics is recognized as a leader in the region and nationwide for our total join replacement Center of Excellence. Our Physician Assistants work closely with patients throughout their care journey: pre-operative care and preparation, in the operating room, inpatient care and post-operative care. Our staff includes: Surgeons, Physician Assistants, and a highly skilled team of non-operative Physicians, Medical Assistants, Surgery Schedulers and Nurses.

Position highlights

  • Opportunity to be a valued member of the team

  • Learn and grow skills in a supportive and collaborative environment

  • Work side-by-side and learn from our highly skilled surgeons

  • Opportunity to work on Process Improvement, Quality and Safety initiatives

  • Varied schedule that allows for time in the OR, clinic, and inpatient service

  • Make a difference in the quality of life for patients


  • This position requires Certification as a Physician Assistant with prescriptive authority in the State of Washington

  • At least 2+ years of Orthopedic experience preferred, new graduates will be considered

Call requirements

Shared weekday and weekend call responsibilities (includes pay for call)

About Virginia Mason

Virginia Mason, established in 1920 in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent health care organization focused on delivering quality services to our patients. We have a 336-bed hospital in Seattle and multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 450 physicians. With a network of primary, specialty, neighborhood clinics and regional medical centers; you will find our culture is the very definition of best practices and a model that is the benchmark for other medical organizations. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters—your patients.

Living in the Pacific Northwest

Located in the Pacific NW, Seattle is an area with a mild climate year round and close to the great outdoors where we enjoy an abundance of activities with our close proximity to the waters of Puget Sound and surrounding mountains. City life and cultural activities are also thriving. With a variety of neighborhoods and areas to work and live, there are many choices for the type of lifestyle you’d like to enjoy.

What’s next?

Please, apply online with Virginia Mason at at

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Virginia Mason Medical Center is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Virginia Mason provides healthcare without regard to race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry) or disability. Disability Accommodation: To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Recruiting Offices at 866-422-2275 (voice) or 206-515-5891 (fax). Virginia Mason makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance as possible.