Job Opportunities
(Check the Job Postings on a Regular Basis - In 2013, over 150 jobs were posted looking for Oregon's finest PAs)

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Note for Job Posters - A number of PAs at our Fall CME in October 2013 commented, "Ads that list a salary range rather 'depending on experience' are more apt to catch our attention."

Disclaimer: The posting of these jobs is strictly informational and does not in any way constitute affiliation, support, or endorsement by OSPA.

New Job Postings - Please Scroll Down for More Information

* Physician Assistant - Nephrology - Eugene-Springfield (posted 8/28/14)
* Cardiology Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner (posted 8/13/14)
* Physician Assistant  (posted 8/11/14)
Breast Health Manager (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) (posted 8/11/14)
* Orthopedic Surgical Physician Assistant (posted 8/8/14)
Part-Time - Full-Time PA or NP with Orthopedic/Occupational Medicine Experience (posted 8/4/14)

* Orthopedic PA – Come work and play in Bend, Oregon! (posted 7/28/14)
* Excellent, full-time opportunity for a PA to join the Sleep Disorders Center at PeaceHealth Medical Group in Eugene/Springfield, OR (posted 7/28/14)
* Part-time or Full-time PA or NP for Primary Care Practice in St. Helens, OR (posted 7/16/14
* Faculty/Assistant Clinical Coordinator Position Touro University California (posted 7/14/14)
* NP/PA Needed (posted 7/8/14)
* Physician Assistant with Family Practice Clinic – Aumsville Clinic (posted 7/8/14)
* Physician Assistant Position (posted 6/28/14)
* Physician Assistant - Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic (posted 6/27/14)
* Physician Assistant - Vancouver, Washington (posted 6/27/14)
* ZoomCare is seeking exceptional Primary Care and/or Urgent Care providers to deliver great care (posted 6/27/14)

Physician Assistant- Nephrology – Eugene-Springfield, Oregon: Eugene-Springfield Nephrology Associates, PC, is looking for a PA to join our nephrology practice.  ESNA is a well-established five nephrologist single-specialty group.  We offer a competitive salary, malpractice insurance and generous benefits with 401(k), health and dental insurance, paid time off and CME allowance. Qualifications: Must have Oregon licensure and NCCPA certification.  Nephrology experience is desirable, but not required. We will provide training to the right candidate.  Please send CV to:

Cardiology Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner - Cascade Cardiology, a well established cardiology practice, has an opening for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with General Cardiology interest to join our group of providers in Salem, OR. The PA/NP will be part of our team of Cardiologists and Advanced Practice Providers providing patient care in cardiovascular medicine and heart rhythm management, in clinic, rounding in the hospital as well as supervising non-invasive testing. The group is interested in a PA/NP with experience or strong interest in Cardiology. The practice provides a competitive salary, medical, dental, vision, holidays, PTO and 401K. Great opportunity in a desirable location! Come join our team today!

Interested parties please send your cover letters and CVs to Melissa Brennan at

Physician Assistant - Slocum Orthopedics is recruiting for a full-time Physician Assistant. This position would assist in orthopedic surgeries, with the potential to work in a clinic setting at a future date. Must have previous orthopedic and/or surgical experience. Position includes competitive salary, paid medical/dental/life benefits, and potential relocation costs. Must have a current valid Physician Assistant license in the State of Oregon, or be able to obtain this license after hire. For more information or to apply, please visit Slocum is an EE AA/M/F/Vet/Disability employer.

Breast Health Manager (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) - The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner manages the mammography department and is responsible for developing and improving breast health services. Manages the interdisciplinary team for the breast health patient from initial contact through breast health treatment, to follow-up care. Possesses expertise, knowledge, skills and abilities in breast health care and breast cancer as well as a solid knowledge base of women’s health issues in general. Provides clinical as well as emotional support to the diagnostic breast patient. Be readily available for concerns/questions throughout the treatment process. Work closely with radiologists in accumulating results and conveying difficult results to the patient. Be readily available for consult for patients needing immediate diagnostic work-up. Develop a close working relationship with providers and their support staff. Attend breast conferences and provide input on patients. Be involved in community events sponsored by Tuality as well as community fairs/events. Participate in physician outreach program... Work with the radiologists to determine recommendations to patients following biopsies. Acts as a guide to patients when navigating through healthcare options, and through our system. Serves as liaison for the patient between radiologist surgeon and oncologist. Make phone calls to patients instructing them of additional imaging procedures that must be performed to clarify interpretation. Assist with biopsy procedures when requested. Develop assessment tools to assist in treating every aspect of healing; that is, pain assessment, psychosocial, and financial. Perform CBE’s on those patients who indicate that they have not had this procedure performed or who are high risk. Be readily available to perform assessment on patient presenting with breast problem; discuss with radiologist and work with technologists in getting necessary procedures performed on same day. Assist in the preparation for Breast Conferences

Requirements - Education:  A copy of your highest academic diploma or transcript required upon hire; License: Licensed to practice medicine as a Nurse Practitioner by the State of Oregon or current Oregon Board of Medical Examiners unlimited Physician Assistant License; Certifications: Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS preferred upon hire, and required within 90 days of hire; Experience in women’s health field and oncology preferred; Knowledge of ACR guidelines for screening mammography; Knowledge of ACS guidelines for breast cancer detection, and risk factors for breast cancer; Knowledge of breast cancer pathophysiology, prevention/early detection strategies, diagnostic procedures, and treatment; Understanding of psychosocial impact of breast cancer diagnosis on patients and families; Knowledge of and experience applying adult learning theory concepts to teaching; Effective management and supervisory experience required; Experience in developing a team-oriented management philosophy; Financial management skills including budgeting and interpreting financial statements; Excellent skills in organization, problem solving, and motivation; Ability to adapt and implement change in an effective manner; Ability to delegate, multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision; Knowledge of marketing concepts and is able to identify markets and promote programs; Flexibility in work schedule, work volume, and staffing changes; Working knowledge of guest relations and customer service; Professional image in both appearance and behavior; Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills; Effective written and verbal communication skills, including computer skills; Maturity, self confidence and interpersonal skills necessary to lead and coordinate a multidisciplinary team and relate effectively with patients and families from a variety of backgrounds and with varied emotional and medical needs.

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Orthopedic Surgical Physician Assistant - Oregon Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Clinic in Oregon City & Tualatin, Oregon. Our long-standing orthopedic surgery practice is seeking an experienced or well-trained physician assistant who will work one-on-one with a designated surgeon. Presently we have six orthopedic surgeons and five physician assistants on staff who see patients at two office locations in Oregon City and Tualatin which are adjacent to Providence Willamette Falls Hospital and Legacy Meridian Park Hospital respectively.  In addition to two hospitals we also perform surgery at South Portland Surgery Center.  If you are interested in being a member of our professional staff go to for a preview our group. 

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities: Preoperative assessment and preparation; Ordering and interpreting tests; First assistance (Sports, Total Joint, Foot & Ankle, General); Postoperative management; Hospital rounding; Office care of patients

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and curriculum vitae and salary history to: Frederick Flaherty, Administrator, 1508 Division Street,  Ste 105, Oregon City, OR 97045, email -, FAX - 503-905-4153, Phone - 503-905-4101

Part-Time - Full-Time PA or NP with Orthopedic/Occupational Medicine Experience - Outpatient physiatry in Portland. WC and MNA experience, pain medication also needed. Please contact: Kirsten Bracht - or 503-232-1000.

Orthopedic PA – Come work and play in Bend, Oregon! - Job Description: The Center - Orthopedic and Neurosurgical Care - located in Bend, OR, seeks a Physician Assistant to join our team. The Orthopedic PA will work primarily with one of our fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons and also be a part of our trauma team.   This is an opportunity to be 1st assist in surgery, provide clinical support, cover hospital rounds, H&Ps, and be 1st call on a rotational basis.  Prior surgery experience is required.  Our multi-specialty group includes 20 fellowship trained physicians and 15 PAs in a well established practice. NCCPA certification needed.  Current Oregon medical license preferred but not required. Moving allowance available. Our competitive compensation package includes a salary based on experience as well as an excellent benefit package. For additional information on our practice, visit our website at Practice and play in one of the most desirable communities in the Pacific Northwest.  Come to Bend and enjoy skiing, climbing, biking, fishing and golf within minutes of town. 

Direct Contact Information: Please email your CV and salary history and/or desired pay to For additional information on our practice, visit our website at

Excellent, full-time opportunity for a Physician Assistant to join the Sleep Disorders Center at PeaceHealth Medical Group in Eugene/Springfield, OR - You will be joining two physicians and one physician assistant in our thriving practice. Ideal candidate will be an experienced PA with a background in Neuro/sleep medicine.
About PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center - Sacred Heart Medical Center is one of the largest, most respected medical centers between Portland and San Francisco. Services for our five-county region include the Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute, Oregon Neurosciences Institute, Gerontology Institute, a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and specialized surgical services. Our two campuses, RiverBend and University District, unite in one medical center committed to medical excellence and compassionate care in a safe, healing environment. Our Riverbend campus is a beautiful State-of the-art 362-bed facility that was completed in 2008. PeaceHealth Medical Group is a physician-led group with over 800 medical practitioners in communities throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska.  PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit Catholic health care system that consistently receives national recognition for innovations in patient centered care, patient safety, spirit in the workplace, and health care technology.

About Eugene/Springfield, OR - Eugene/Springfield is a community of 250,000 that has all the cultural amenities associated with being home to a major university, boasts pristine rivers, forests and snow-covered peaks, and the rugged Oregon coast is only a one hour drive west. The area has its own airport and is about a 30-minute flight from Portland.  Recently named in the Top 10 Best Downtowns 2014 Eugene ranked 9th on the Livability Top 100 Best Places to Live.    Come experience the wide array of restaurants, bars and entertainment venues that makes Eugene a hip, urban playground.

Please click here to apply:   Or contact Nancy Dunlap: ; (541) 335-2069, EEO/AA Employer

Part-time or Full-time PA or NP for Primary Care Practice in St. Helens, OR - We are seeking to add another PA or NP to join our merry band of out-patient Internal Medicine providers. Our interest is in a PA/NP with experience or strong interest in Internal Medicine. Our practice provides a competitive salary and benefits. This is a great opportunity in a desirable location! Come join our team today! Visit our website / patient portal at: Interested parties please send your CVs to Ron at

PA Job Description - The Physician Assistant will be responsible for the health and wellness of the patients assigned to the PA by the practice supervising physician. Included in these duties will be the completion of all patient charts within a timely manner, the ability to input patient information in the practice EMR system completely and accurately, and to practice medicine in compliance with applicable State and Federal Guidelines.


Faculty/Assistant Clinical Coordinator Position Touro University California - Touro University California is a Jewish‐sponsored institution, located on Mare Island at the northeast corner of San Pablo Bay. We are 30 miles northeast of San Francisco and a 20 minute drive from Napa Wine Country.

As the only PA program where all students receive both an MSPAS and an MPH, our mission is to 1) train quality PAs to work with underserved populations, 2) recruit applicants from these communities or individuals with a demonstrated interest in serving these communities, and 3) increase access to care for underserved populations.

Requirements: Current NCCPA certification, Master’s degree, and eligibility for licensure in the state of California. A minimum of 3 years of clinical experience and 2 years of teaching experience is preferred. An interest in public health is beneficial. Excellent written and oral communication skills, punctuality, and close attention to due dates is required. Ability to work collaboratively as a team with other Program and University faculty and colleagues is essential. Applicant must be detail oriented, out‐going and a self‐starter. The ability to travel (same day and multiple days) for site visits and site recruitment is required.

This position is commensurate with the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor and offers a competitive salary based upon experience. Full‐time faculty are encouraged to participate in clinical practice to maintain clinical skills and to ensure quality of teaching. One‐day of release time per week is available to full‐time faculty who secure clinical practice. This position is available immediately and applications will be reviewed until position is filled. Questions may be addressed to the Chair of the Search Committee: Ana Maldonado, DHSc, MPH, PA‐C,
A full job description and online application at . EO/AAE

NP/PA Needed - Need a full time or part time NP or PA in family medicine, internal medicine. Bilingual especially Vietnamese is preferred but not required or willing to work with interpreter. Part time: $45/hour. Full time: $70K/year. For more information, contact Thuyet Tran

Physician Assistant with Family Practice Clinic – Aumsville Clinic. Santiam Hospital is actively recruiting a Family Medicine physician to join an established practice with two physicians and one mid-level provider. The clinic is a Tier 3 Patient Centered Primary Care Home, offers a broad patient base, is managed by competent, engaging staff members. True family practice caring for all ages from newborns to geriatrics. The position is outpatient with some call responsibility to the hospital.

Qualifications: Graduate Degree, Medical Training Program, and or Physician Assistant Program. Location: Santiam Hospital’s Clinics are located either on the hospital campus or at a clinic site within a few miles of the hospital. Stayton, Oregon is 15 miles from the capitol of Salem, Oregon
Competitive Salary & Benefits: Physicians are provided a competitive salary enhanced by an attractive benefits package. Salary: Confidential please call.

Benefits include: 401 (k) Retirement Plan; Health care Benefits both dental and vision insurance; Disability and life insurance;  Staff Discounts; Paid malpractice; Generous time paid off; Employer contributions to retirement plans. If you have additional questions, please call Human resources at 503 769 2175 ext: 9235, Santiam Hospital, 1401 North 10th Avenue, Stayton, OR 97383

Physician Assistant Position - Orchid Health is seeking a full time Physician Assistant to work at our Oakridge, Oregon clinic location. Joining our team you will be a central part of an innovative and growing practice. The community of Oakridge is very supportive and excited to have a new clinic opening up.  We are offering a rewarding practice site with a good work-life balance, considerable pay and benefits, and up to $35,000 per year in student loan repayment.

Compensation: $110,000 + benefits + student loan repayment. Please contact Oliver Alexander, . We look forward to hearing from you!

Physician Assistant - Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic - Randall Children’s Hospital is actively recruiting for a Physician Assistant to join our pediatric orthopedic practice of 4 Board Certified Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons.  The Physician Assistant will assist in surgery and clinic at several Legacy sites. The ideal candidate must be certified and have experience working with a pediatric population preferably in a surgical setting.

For decades, Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel has been a regional leader in providing excellent care to infants, children and teens in Portland and the Pacific Northwest.  We are one of Oregon’s largest providers of pediatric inpatient and trauma services.  Randall Children’s Hospital medical staff is made up of more than 600 physicians, including pediatric medical and surgical specialists, sub-specialists, hospitalists and community pediatricians. Randall Children’s Hospital receives nearly 100,000 patient visits per year.  The Children’s Emergency Department is Oregon’s busiest, with more than 19,000 visits annually.  Randall Children’s Hospital is the only Children’s Emergency Department in Oregon open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, staffed exclusively by physicians and nurses specializing in the emergency care of children.  In February 2012, Randall Childrens Hospital opened a brand new 165-bed hospital with leading technology, healing environment and family focused patient centered care.  The hospital is a teaching facility for medical students and residents.

As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for. Applications are required and can be accessed at  A CV can be inserted into the application.  For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at (866) 888-4428 ext. 6 or via email at  AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled

PA Physician Assistant - Vancouver, Washington - Immediate opening for a full-time (32-40 hours per week) Physician Assistant in a fast paced specialty clinic located in Vancouver, WA.  Position offers competitive wage, health insurance, paid time off, 401K, CME allowance, and payment of licensing fees.  No weekends or evenings required.  This is an excellent opportunity to work in a successful and growing physician’s office.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program specified by state licensure requirements; 1 plus years’ patient management in office practice, emergency room, and/or hospital or equivalent education and/or experience; WA State Physician Assistant licensure (PA), Physician Assistant-Certified (PA-C), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Controlled Substance Registration Certificate, Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS); Must be a team player; Strong oral and interpersonal communication skills; Desire to serve patients and self-motivated; Ability to analyze/problem solve; Computer skills; Knowledge of medical issues and complications acquired in a Physician’s Assistant program; Ability to set priorities and make independent judgments.

Salary Range:  $40.00 to $45.00 per hour. Please contact Jana Kay,, 360-823-0880.

ZoomCare is seeking exceptional Primary Care and/or Urgent Care providers to deliver great care at a modern, state-of-the-art, neighborhood clinics.  As a talented Physician Assistant, you’ll diagnose and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries and conduct thorough wellness exams for adults and kids alike. You’ll have quick and easy access to expert clinical support and an array of innovative technical tools for precise and complete decision making. And, like all of our providers, you’ll demonstrate clinical excellence, timeliness and superb patient communication as you work alongside an amazing team of professionals that’s creating the world’s first neighborhood and smartphone-based healthcare system.
Physician Assistants are Stars at ZoomCare.  ZoomCare believes PAs are critical to delivering quality care. We’ve advanced the cause of PAs by sponsoring legislation that enables our providers to practice with greater autonomy and to dispense prescription medications.  And, we support continuing monthly education through Zoom University where providers learn the latest and greatest treatments for a broad range of illnesses and injuries.
What makes ZoomCare Special?  ZoomCare providers diagnose and treat multiple conditions in well-designed neighborhood clinics and have access to clinical support at all times; All ZoomCare providers attend ZoomU every month to learn the most advanced ways to diagnose and treat medical conditions You have additional clinical and management support via your Clinical Lead (MD) who provides feedback, coaching and support so you can improve your skills. You have the opportunity to build your neighborhood practice and are rewarded production incentives for seeing patients. Compensation at ZoomCare is above the mean for PAs in Oregon. ZoomCare is patient-centric, and you’re on the forefront of making the patient experience a delightful and refreshing experience.
We’re looking for the best and brightest PAs to deliver a healthcare experience that WOWS patients. If you’re interested in learning more, please apply here or send a copy of your CV to   Required Experience: Preferred experience in the following settings; Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care, Pediatrics, Adult Medicine, Chronic Care Management, or Women's Health; Job Location - Portland, Oregon, United States; Position Type - Full-Time/Regular.

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