Job Description & Requirements
Pulmonary Critical Care
An inpatient medical facility in Tennessee is seeking Pulmonary Critical Care coverage from November 7 - 12. The physician will be scheduled clinical hours plus call. On site coverage will be 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM (3-4 hours of patient contact) with call coverage 12:00 AM to 7:00 AM prior and 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM following.
The scope of this coverage would be limited to the main hospital campus which has a 12-bed ICU, 30 bed PCU, and 30 bed Med/Surg floor. This includes 3-4 hours per day of onsite clinical rounding (ICU rounds and Pulmonary consults on the floor) as well as offsite availability for call after hours. Pulmonary consults on the floor average 10 per weekend day. Procedures may include Bronchoscopy, Central Lines, Endotracheal Intubations, as needed.