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At Fort Wayne Orthopedics, we give our patients confidence and peace-of-mind. We believe this philosophy should apply to our employees as well. Come be a part of the team that makes a difference in patient’s lives—and in your own.

We’re always looking for individuals who have the knowledge to treat our patients, the dedication to serve, and the enthusiasm to make a positive change in the world. If you believe you have what it takes to join our team, please review our current openings.

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Workers Compensation Liaison

We have an opportunity for an individual with excellent communication skills to serve as the primary contact for employers, case managers, workers compensation carriers and travel medicine representatives concerning their patients’ work status and medical conditions. Position will also coordinate internal patient services and assist in developing new referral relationships. Prior orthopedic or workers compensation experience desired. Must possess clinical certification/licensure; Medical Assistant (CMA or CCMA) or Athletic Trainer (ATC) preferred. Full-time, Monday-Friday.

Clinical Assistant (CMA, CCMA, RMA, PTA, CPhT or ATC)

As a vital member of our patient care team our Clinical Assistants provide support to Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in our clinical office setting. Duties include patient intake, assessment, suture/staple removal, post-op care, assisting with injections or small office procedures, diagnostic scheduling, EHR documentation, room turnover, and monitoring supplies. Many learning and growth opportunities! Based in Warsaw; may travel to satellite clinics with a physician as needed. Must possess clinical certification/licensure; Medical Assistant, Physical Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Tech or Athletic Trainer preferred. Full-time Monday-Friday (typically 8a-5p).

Triage Nurse (Spine Team, Full-time or part-time)

Our Spine team (Dr. Rahn & Dr. Shugart) has an opportunity for a nurse to assist patients with inquiries regarding their medical care. This position may also obtain prior authorizations for testing & procedures and assist the Providers in the clinical office setting. Must be currently licensed as a RN or LPN in the State of Indiana and demonstrate excellent communication skills. Prior orthopedic experience beneficial. Full-time or part-time schedule available.

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (Dr. Shugart)

Dr. Shugart (fellowship-trained Spine specialist) has an opportunity for a full-time PA or NP to assist in supporting his established practice. This position will provide a combination of independent office/clinic care, support pre and post-operative care at the hospital, assist in the O.R. and assess inpatients during rounds. This opportunity is based in Fort Wayne. Schedule is primarily Monday thru Friday with occasional weekend rounding. Must be currently licensed or eligible to obtain licensure as a Nurse Practitioner (Advanced Practice Nurse) or Physician Assistant in the State of Indiana.

Clinical Assistant (CMA, CCMA, RMA, PTA, CPhT or ATC)

As a vital member of our patient care team our Clinical Assistants provide support to Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in our clinical office setting. Duties include patient intake, assessment, suture/staple removal, post-op care, assisting with injections or small office procedures, diagnostic scheduling, EHR documentation, room turnover, and monitoring supplies. Many learning and growth opportunities! Based in Fort Wayne; may travel to satellite clinics with a physician as needed. Must possess clinical certification/licensure; Medical Assistant, Physical Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Tech or Athletic Trainer preferred. Available schedules; full-time Monday-Friday (typically 8a-5p) OR part-time 3 weekdays (typically 8a-5p) per week.