Advanced Practitioner Employment

Looking for employment in a friendly, small-town atmosphere with easy access to the "big city"? Avita Health System may be just what the doctor ordered! We are looking for additional advanced practitioners to serve the people of Crawford and surrounding counties.

We are accepting CVs for openings at our hospital-owned clinics. CNP and PA-C candidates are invited to apply. All candidates must be board certified or board eligible. Our offers are highly competitive and include paid malpractice and much more.


Avita Health System has three hospitals: Bucyrus Hospital, Galion Hospital and Avita Ontario Hospital. As the largest employer in Crawford County, Avita has approximately 1700 employees. Current employment opportunities include:

  • Emergency Medicine (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant). Experience Required.
  • Family Medicine (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant). Bellville, Ohio (August/September 2017). Experience Preferred.
  • Physician Assistant (Surgery First Assistant). Ability to assist a variety of physician specialists. Experience Required.
  • Physician Assistant (Office & Surgery First Assistant - Orthopedic Surgery). Part-Time Position Available. Training May Be Available.


  • Approximate population just under 50,000 & 122,000
  • The attractive small town atmosphere of Galion, Bucyrus and Ontario is a comfortable drive to four major Ohio cities: Toledo, Cleveland, Columbus, and Mansfield
  • Hundreds of acres of city and county parks for hiking, fishing, tennis and more
  • Six golf courses within seven miles, less than 45 minutes to Snow Trails skiing
  • Local Universities include North Central State College and the Mansfield branch of The Ohio State University
  • The Renaissance Theatre in nearby Mansfield provides Broadway Shows, Concerts and other activities for family members of all ages.

Please contact our hospital based Physician Recruiters for more information:

Tom Klitzka
FACHE Recruiter and External Program Coordinator
Avita Health System
269 Portland Way S Galion, OH 44833
Cell: 614-935-7445
Fax: 419-468-2381

Myles Creed
Director of Physician Development & Recruitment
Avita Health System
269 Portland Way S Galion, OH 44833
Cell: 419-565-4649
Fax: 419-468-2381