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As a resource for Physician Assistants practicing in Missouri, we provide employment listings at no charge. If you are interested in posting a position for PAs, please e-mail the job listing to our management office at Postings will be listed for 90 days; if you would like to continue running an ad, please e-mail us to continue the listing. If a position is filled prior to the 90 days' end, please e-mail us to discontinue the listing.

NEW POSTING! (August 18, 2022)

MU Health is seeking experienced PAs to join our Department of Emergency Medicine! With positions in academic sites, community sites, rural sites (expanding to just outside of St. Louis), and urgent care; the department is rapidly expanding and offers numerous opportunities for qualified candidates. Ability to create the work environment that suits you best! 

Job Description

*Work collaboratively with physicians and assist in a multidisciplinary practice for the treatment of emergency related diagnosis.
*Perform essential patient care functions.
*Assist in the evaluation and management of emergency department and urgent care patients.
*Conduct comprehensive health assessments and demonstrate a high level of autonomy in the diagnosis and treatment of actual and potential health problems.
*Assists in the identification of trends related to patients and participates in quality improvement activities.
*Help guide the development and implementation of structure, process, and outcomes standards.
*Actively participate in clinical research, as needed.

*Educational and training opportunities for advancement and enhancement of clinical skills and medical knowledge


Salary: Up to $142,986 annually based on experience

      -location specific incentives offered

      -Sign on incentive

      -Moving allowance

      -Full MU benefits (health, dental, vision, life, and retirement)

      -Generous CME allowance


Grade: PAT - 012

University Title: Physician Assistant Specialty Care -or- Nurse Practitioner Specialty Care


Varied days, varied hours, varied locations

Minimum Qualifications

Physician Assistant Specialty Care:



Master’s degree required.

Required Licensure or Certification:

Graduation from an American Medical Association (AMA) accredited physician assistant program.

May possess a specialty certificate by the National Commission on Certification of
Physician Assistants (NCCPA), in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Nephrology, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatrics or Psychiatry. Possession of a current Missouri license to practice as a licensed Physician Assistant is required.


For Emergency Medicine positions: A minimum of two years’ experience as a physician assistant in an acute care area or completion of post-graduate PA residency/fellowship in an emergency medicine setting.

If interested in learning more, please contact Michelle Seithel at

NEW POSTING! (August 8, 2022)

Gastroenterology Advanced Practitioner Opportunity in St. Louis, MO!

This group is powered by twelve Physicians, six Advanced Practitioners, and an engaged support staff focused on quality patient care. Gastroenterology experience preferred.

This Opportunity Offers:

  • Full time position, Monday through Friday, 1 in 8 weekend rotation
  • Seeing adult patients in an outpatient setting, hospital rounding on weekends
  • System-wide Epic EMR
  • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vacation, 401K and CME
  • Relocation assistance and Malpractice insurance

Your life is our life’s work.

This amazing practice is a part of Mercy Clinic a strong, physician-led and professionally managed multi-specialty group. With over 2,500 primary care and specialty physicians, Mercy Clinic is ranked one the largest integrated physician organizations in the country.

Mercy, a four-time IBM Watson Health top five large U.S. health system in 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016, is a faith-based organization and serves millions annually. With 40 hospitals in Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma, as well as underserved clinics in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, Mercy is one of the largest Catholic health systems in the country.

For more information, please contact:

Kelsey Randazzo


Phone: (314) 364-3808


NEW POSTING! (July 14, 2022)

Seeking full time Physician Assistant to support the Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery service at Washington University/St. Louis Children’s Hospital.  Provides physicians with assistance during surgery or complicated medical procedures, first and second assisting.  Clinic duties include performing physical assessments/examinations, seeing patients preoperatively and postoperatively.  Round in the CICU daily with physicians, performing wound care and chest tube and pacing wire removal.  Cardiac experience preferred but not required.  Currently employ one other physician assistant and two nurse practitioners on our service.

Contact with Questions:
Sherri Austin

NEW POSTING! (July 14, 2022)

Dermatology PA

Rare opportunity for a PA position in a growing dermatology practice.  Prefer >2 years of clinical experience in dermatology, but consideration will be given to plastic surgery, ENT, primary care, and urgent care.  Hard workers who are smart and education focused will be well suited.

Salary commensurate with experience.  An exceptional PA without derm experience will be started on an education salary while they work their way toward seeing patients.  Expectations are for 1-2 days per week at an outlying clinic and working 2.5 days per week in Springfield for a total of 4.5 days per week.

Please send CV & transcripts to

NEW POSTING! (July 6, 2022)

  • Position Opening at the Mercy Clinic St. Louis
Seeking full time Physician Assistant to support the Biliary and Advanced Endoscopy service, Mercy Clinic St. Louis.  Currently planned as a combination of hospital rounds and clinic hours.   This position will rotate in general gastroenterology hospital service, one in 6 weekends and holidays.  No call responsibilities.  GI experience preferred but not required.  Mercy Gastroenterology currently employs 6 Physician Assistants in the general gastroenterology and Hepatology services.   There is a supportive and collegial atmosphere to this practice.  

Please apply via link below.

Email with questions:

  • Position Opening at the Mercy Clinics Springfield Community

Vascular NP/PA – preferred vascular experience

Clinic Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (full-time preferred); NO CALL.

8 Exam rooms, 1 procedure room



10-15 patients/day

Outpatient clinic coverage only.

For questions or interest, please contact Katrina Michael at

  • Physician Assistant Needed

Ozarks Health Care · Clinics

Mtn. Grove, MO

Full time, 32-40 hrs per week

Walk-in clinic which is open 9-6 seven days a week

West Plains, MO

Full time, 32-40 hrs per week

Walk-in clinic which is open 10-7 seven days a week

Assesses and plans for direct patient care, and provides leadership within the clinic in association with supervising physician. Responsible and accountable for the care given to the patient and for the decisions regarding tasks delegated to licensed and non-licensed personnel. Responsible for adhering to all standards of patient care. Oversees laboratory procedures and phlebotomy in the medical clinic setting. Responsible and accountable to know and understand OMC’s vision, mission, values, standards and policies and procedures.

Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program

NCCPA Board Certified
Missouri PA-C License, or be able to obtain such license

Click here for details.  

Posted 4/22/2022

NEW POSTING! (May 29, 2022)

  • Physician Assistant Orthopedic Spine Job Description
Job Description for Physician Extender for a Single Provider Practice, Specializing in Worker's Compensation

Job Type: Full-time/On-Site

Pay: $86,000-105,000 per year, salary negotiable

Click Here for more details

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