Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner needed for a busy orthopaedic practice in the Person County area. The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner, with guidance and support of the supervising physicians, will provide efficient comprehensive orthopaedic care including imaging services, rehabilitation and pain management. 


After onboarding and training, EmergeOrtho allows providers to use the full extent of their licensure.  EmergeOrtho’s well-established program, training protocols, and physician management support the provider’s independent medical judgment in a fast paced outpatient orthopaedic setting.

General Information
Location  Roxboro office
799 Doctor's Court
Roxboro, NC 27573
United States
Employee Type  Regular Full-Time
Job Category  Medical/Healthcare Professionals  
Industry  Healthcare
Required Degree  4 Year Degree
Contact Information
Name  Eric Chapman
Email  Eric.chapman@emergeortho.com

 Monday-Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm (1hour lunch)


  • Patient evaluation by performing appropriate history and physical exams.
  • Ordering laboratory, radiological and special studies. 
  • Performing diagnostic procedures such as, but not limited to, physical examination, phlebotomy, catheterization, joint injections and aspirations and administering of vaccines.
  • Performing therapeutic procedures such as, but not limited to, suturing of wounds, foreign body removal, I&D of abscesses, reduction of fractures and dislocations, splinting, casting, and injections.
  • Assisting the surgeon in the OR, as designated.
  • Reading and interpreting imaging studies and laboratory reports.
  • Initiation of life-saving measures as needed.
  • Diagnosing and treating minor illnesses of employees of EmergeOrtho, P.A.
  • Telephone contact with patients as appropriate.
  • Involvement in QI and research programs.
  • Attendance at educational and department meetings.


  • Graduate of an accredited PA or NP program.
  • Must have a valid state of North Carolina PA or NP license.
  • Previous experience in an orthopaedic outpatient setting, preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and prioritize multiple task and demands.
  • Ability to maintain composure when confronted with stressful situations.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, providers and patients.