Looking for an ABEM physician who is able to cover up to 12 shifts per month. Shift needed is 11a-11p with ability to provide some weekend coverage. There may be an option to work 3p-3a if desired. There are 2 other ABEM physicians working to provide triple coverage during shifts.
Trauma Level: II
# of Visits Per Year: 35,000 (22% admission rate)
12 shifts/month; shift needed is 11a-11p; available to provide weekend coverage is required; 3p-3a might be another option for shift coverage but priority is 11a-11p;
Will have 2 ABEM physicians working during shift so there will always be triple coverage;
Primary Duties: Admit, assess, evaluate, diagnose, provide initial treatment and stabilization to patients who present in the Emergency Department with any symptom, illness, injury or condition; to provide services necessary to ameliorate minor illnesses or injuries and stabilize patients with major illnesses or injuries; and to assess all patients to determine if more definitive services are necessary. This includes but is not limited to performing history and physical examination, ordering and interpretation of diagnostic studies including laboratory, diagnostic imaging, emergency ultrasound, and electrocardiographic examinations, and ordering and administration of medications and performing procedures. Skilled in Ultrasound required.
Physicians may expect to cover shifts at multiple sites throughout the NWWI region; onsite helicopter program; Full back up from all subspecialties; an active STEM program as well as a certified Primary Stroke Center