Inpatient General Ortho, Post-Op Care, & Surgical Assisting Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Opportunity at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

Four 10-Hour Shifts

Baltimore, MD

Position Summary:

Inpatient General Ortho, Post-Op Patient Care, and Surgical Assisting Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Opportunity at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Center – Baltimore, MD

MedStar Medical Group offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

We are looking for a qualified nurse practitioner or physician assistant to join our growing team of 13 highly skilled advanced practice providers. We offer a supportive team environment with hands-on training from our surgeons, residents, and fellow APPs. The provider in this role will be first assisting in ortho surgery cases, as well as work in post-op care in the inpatient setting.

Job Summary:
  • First assist in orthopedic surgery, including hip and knee replacement, shoulder and elbow, spine, and foot and ankle.
  • Perioperative patient care:
    • Ordering and interpreting labs.
    • Admission history and physicals.
    • Inpatient rounding and discharge completions.

This is a full-time position and will consist of four 10-hour shifts. No weekends, holidays, or nights.

NPs will be required to have completed the RN first assist course to be considered. You must be an ACNP or PA to be considered for the role. We cannot accept FNPs.
Join our developing team with great room for growth and a collaborative atmosphere. New grads are welcome.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Education/Training: Graduate from an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program.
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Verbal and written communication skills. Basic computer skills preferred.

As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary
  • Eligibility for quality and productivity bonuses
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement savings plan – 403(b) with employer match

Be a part of a nationally recognized health system and the largest provider of health services in the Baltimore/Washington region. With our vast resources and capabilities at your disposal, you can expand your clinical expertise. Enjoy a rich career and a quality of life unique to Baltimore and the mid-Atlantic region, which features a mix of urban, suburban, and rural communities.

MedStar Health is a 501c(3) organization.

Be the provider you were meant to be, here at MedStar Health.

To learn more about orthopedics at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, please go to

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore and its suburbs, as well as the surrounding rural areas, offer a unique blend of history, culture, and the arts—and, of course, the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Downtown beckons you with its popular Inner Harbor, highly rated restaurants, theater, nightlife, and major league sports teams. The suburbs offer a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods with excellent schools, shopping, and family activities. Rural areas are accented by quiet rolling hills, lush forests, and charming small towns. MedStar Health hospitals serving Baltimore include MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.