Pulmonologist-Critical Care - Physician - (Pulmonology - CCU) Locum Tenens

  • 106733
  • Pulmonary Critical Care
  • 3/14/2018
  • Lexington, KY
  • 24 Hour On-Call
  • Ongoing
  • ASAP
  • Locum Tenens
  • $200.00 - $250.00
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Pulmonologist-Critical Care - Physician - (Pulmonology - CCU) Locum Tenens

Open Dates: March 19- 25 (am), 2018 - Round and 24 hr call. Weekend and holiday coverage with sporadic weekday coverage. - BC Pulm CC only - Procedures: Intubations, vent management, central and arterial line placement, bronchoscopy; Respiratory therapists help with intubations. - EMR is Cerner - Yes, ICU involvement - Total bed size: 468 - Inpatient census: 18-25 per day/physician. There are numerous PA/APRN providers who are schedule to assist with rounding and ICU coverage. - Ave. # of calls per night: varies, but with nocturnal APRN in house, the only calls are from them. - 48 bed ICU - 60 CC beds (Pulm does not cover all) - Hospitalist do the admissions.

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.