Surgical Physician Assistant
Job Details
BHMSG Medical Care Center - Bristol, CT
Full Time
Graduate Degree
1st Shift (Days)
Job Summary

Bristol Health Medical Group has an opportunity for a full-time Physician Assistant to join the Department of Surgery at Bristol Hospital.  Be part of an exceptional team of physician assistants that provide pre-operative, intra-operative, post-operative care of the surgical patient and performs surgical consults in the ER, ICU and medical floors. Clinical services in the department of surgery include general surgery, vascular, breast, endocrine, MIS/bariatric, thoracic, gynecologic and orthopedic surgery.  

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive array of benefits offered including health, dental, vision and retirement
  • Employer paid malpractice coverage
  • Generous amount of paid time off

Our Community is:

  • Conveniently located in the center region of Connecticut.
  • Safe, family-oriented communities with excellent public and private schools.
  • Close proximity to urban living with diverse cultural opportunities including concerts, ballet, theatre, museums and wineries.
  • Plenty of surrounding shopping centers, restaurants and movie theatres to visit at your leisure.
  • All the joys of New England recreation: fishing, hiking, boating, biking, skiing and snowboarding.
  • Easy travel distance to Bradley International Airport.
  • Direct access to the Connecticut coastline.
  • Easy commute to big cities - only two hours from both Boston and NYC!

Graduation from an accredited Physician Associate program required, certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, valid Connecticut medical license, Connecticut Controlled Substance Registration and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification.

One or two years caring for patients in a surgical setting is preferred. New graduates with a medical background will be considered.



Physician will meet the standards and requirements for Medical Staff membership as defined in the Hospital’s Medical Staff Bylaws, including those for Board Certification and licensure requirements.  Physician may not at the time of holding the position, be an employee, principal or agent of any other healthcare organization or other entity.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.