Physicians / Hospitalist Job in Woodstock, Virginia / Locum tenens

Employer
Staff Care
Location
Woodstock, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description & Requirements Hospitalist - Physician - (Hospital Medicine) Locum Tenens StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 Hour/Day Facility in far northern Virginia is seeking a Hospitalist for immediate and ongoing coverage. This is a flexible, block schedule of 12-hour shifts with no call. The physician will respond to codes, give consults and inpatient episodic care, and perform procedures for complex medical and pulmonary patients, including ventilator weaning. Board-certified or eligible Internal Medicine physician is preferred. Call Staff Care if you would like to speak with a representative about this opportunity. A hospitalist (locum tenens) is a physician that is generally Internal Medicine residency trained but can be from Family Medicine or other sub-specialty programs. They specialize in the care of patients who have been admitted into a hospital. These general medicine professionals perform a variety of roles in the hospital and, accordingly, must be familiar with the entirety of human physiology and a wide range of illnesses and medical conditions. Hospitalists complete residencies in internal medicine, much like primary care physicians. When patients arrive to the hospital, a hospitalist will take care of them, prescribing treatment as needed, before referring them to a specialist or discharging them from the facility. Job Benefits Staff Care typically arranges medical or dental malpractice insurance for contractor physicians and other specialists with whom we match to client opportunities. In addition, Staff Care locum tenens positions regularly receive highly competitive pay and a dedicated team to handle all travel, lodging, rental, and transportation needs. About the Company Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation's leader in locum tenens staffing. We provide flexible, temporary employment options for physicians, clinicians, and other allied health professionals in all specialties with a variety of healthcare organizations, typically with interim contracts lasting from one week to one year. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.- We encourage minority and female applicants to apply. Hospitalist, general medicine, physician, healthcare, health care, patient care, hospital, medical, doctor, MD, locum tenens