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Physician Assistant Surgical / Clinical

Surgical / Clinical Physician Assistant

Surgical / Clinical Physician Assistant - Colon and Rectal Surgery Associates, Ltd. (CRSAL), an independent, privately held specialty surgical practice, currently has a full time Physician Assistant opportunity.


This is a float PA position which would work at our clinic and hospital locations throughout the Twin Cities Metropolitan area and affiliated hospitals.  Locations include Edina, Minneapolis, St. Paul and Coon Rapids.  

Primarily daytime hours (Mon. - Fri.)

No evening call. Minimal weekend call coverage (1-2 times annually)

Competitive compensation and full benefits package!

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Competitive Pay / Benefits


Benefits include payment of licensing fees, paid tuition to obtain CME’s, paid professional membership fees and more.

Primary Medical Assistant Duties: 

This Physician Assistant position focuses on Colorectal Care and works directly with our providers. Once trained, the position will include direct care of patients via independent PA clinics in addition to coordinating care with the physician or other specialist. The individual hired will be trained in providing both clinical care, assisting in surgical cases and hospital rounding.

Qualifications for the Physician Assistant Position

  • Graduate of an approved Physician Assistant program
  • Current registration as a licensed PA-C with the state of Minnesota (or ability to obtain a MN license)
  • National certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) as well as the Physician Assistant national certifying examination (PANCE)
  • BLS/CPR Certified
  • Superior communication skills, detailed oriented, excellent direct patient care skills, and ability to remain professional, upbeat and positive in busy clinic/hospital environments.
  • Independent decision making and strong judgment regarding patient care and consulting with the provider.
  • Ability to effectively speak, read, write, understand and follow written and verbal instructions in English.
  • Must be willing to travel to all clinic / hospital locations as needed
  • Experience with NextGen EHR a plus

This clinic based position requires a background check and tuberculosis screening.

Compensation and Benefits for the Physician Assistant position

Competitive compensation with signing bonus and full benefits package which includes payment of licensing fees, paid tuition to obtain CME’s; and a paid professional organization membership fee; enhanced time off and disability benefits, and paid malpractice insurance, etc. Additional benefits include (providing eligibility requirements are met):

  • Medical Insurance with a Health Savings Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Term Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance (enhanced benefit)
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent care spending
  • Paid Time Off (Starting at 22 days annualized and available for use upon accrual)
  • Long Term Sick Pay
  • Paid Holidays (typically 8 per year)
  • Paid Parking
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement, including funds for certification exams and professional association fees
  • Continuing educational opportunities, including up to 5 days paid time for this purpose
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Cash or Deferred Profit Sharing Plan - Three components within a single plan:
    • 401(k) feature for employee pre-tax or Roth 401(k) contributions
    • Employer match based on employee contributions (historically 3%)
    • Employer discretionary profit sharing contributions (historically 6.6%)

* If you require an accommodation to apply or have a special concern, please e-mail or call 651-312-1554. Only candidates requiring an accommodation or who have a special concern should use these options.

Colon& Rectal Surgery Associates, Ltd. (CRSAL) is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About CRSAL:

Founded in the Twin Cities in 1963, we are one of the largest privately owned practices of specialized colon & rectal surgeons in the world. A recognized leader in colon & rectal surgery, we place a high priority on staying at the forefront of advancements in treatment and technology. "We care for every patient as we would care for ourselves and our family members".



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