Randstad Emergency Medicine Practitioner - Family Medicine / Internal Medicine in Shiprock, New Mexico
Emergency Medicine Practitioner - Family Medicine / Internal Medicine
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Contractor physician care shall cover the range of emergency room care typically provided in a rural civilian practice of similar size. The following list is an example of the types of cases, but is not all-inclusive:
Type of cases that get shipped: they send out major trauma, orthopedics (when not on call), ophthalmology and psychiatry (when not on call) to nearby Farmington or Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Subspecialties they have for backup - we have backup from Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Behavioral Health, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, General Surgery, Orthopedics and Podiatry.
Major medical emergencies such as cardiac arrest, myocardial infarction, respiratory failure, diabetic ketoacidosis, shock;
Obstetrical emergencies such as deliveries of single or multiple births, acute pregnancy complications, vaginal bleeding;
Acute psychiatric problems, including suicide attempts
Lower-acuity complaints including viral illnesses, ear infections, other infections, minor orthopedic problems, minor trauma, alcohol abuse (e.g., "urgent care" patients).
The physician shall be responsible providing Emergency Room coverage for the inpatient service until the inpatient doctor becomes available.
They have 10 hour shifts. There is single coverage, except for 4-5 PM and 9PM-2AM. Day shift is 7AM-5PM. Evening shift is 4PM-2AM. Night shift is 9PM-7AM. Available shifts can come from a combination of weekday, weeknight and/or weekend shifts, including Holidays.
They prefer providers who can work in block schedule (i.e. 5 on, 5 off; 4 on 3 off; etc).
BC/BE in EM or BC in IM or FP
Pay approx $140
Must have ACLS, ATLS and PALS