Ministry Medical Group, the physician-directed component of Ministry Health Care, is seeking an experienced Advanced Practice Clinician (NP or PA) to join our highly regarded Orthopedics group in Stevens Point, WI. You will join an experienced team with two Orthopedic Surgeons, a Sports Medicine physician and four other Advanced Practice Clinicians.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to treat a full array of patients in an office setting. Responsibilities will include casting, injections, non-operative fracture care, ER follow-ups, post-operative evals, wound management, pain management and patient education. The successful candidate will be comfortable and able to work independently and will be certified to treat patients of all ages.
- Full time - 36 hrs/week
- No call; no weekends
- Considerable practice autonomy
- Busy practice with established referral system in place
The Orthopedic department sees approximately 14,000 patients annually and treats a full-spectrum of bone and joint issues including hip, shoulder and knee joint replacements, sports injuries, carpal tunnel, fractures and more. The clinicians strive to ensure patients are active participants in their own orthopedic care and treatment planning.
Stevens Point is centrally located in the state, on the Wisconsin River, at the intersection of Interstate 39 and State Highway 10 in Portage County. We are approximately 110 miles north of Madison, 250 miles northwest of Chicago, and 215 miles east of Minneapolis.
Stevens Point is home to a University of Wisconsin campus, a Mid-State Technical College campus, and Ministry Saint Michael's Hospital. The Stevens Point Area Public School District includes ten elementary schools, two junior high schools, and one high school. Stevens Point also has a number of parochial and private schools.
Perhaps the most famous one of all is the Wisconsin Scenic Ice Age Trail, a continuous 1,000 mile footpath through diverse landscapes that provide outdoor recreation experiences, preserves geological features, serves as an educational resource, provides habitat for the movement of wildlife, provides health and vigor for users, and links history and cultures within Wisconsin.
- Population of 24,412
- 48% Male, 52% Female
- The community was named after George Stevens, settler
- Festivals - Arts Week, Harvest Festival, Jazz Festival, Pacelli Panacea, Portage County Cultural Festival, Riverfront Rendezvous
- Performing Arts - Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra
- Home of University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point and Mid-State Technical College
- July is the warmest month
- Most precipitation is in August
- Great Community and school district