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Locum Tenens Emergency Medicine Jobs > Texas > Lufkin

Emergency Medicine

Staff Care

Lufkin, Texas

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Emergency Medicine - Level 3 - (ER - Level 3) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 24 Hour On-Call

Emergency Medicine
"Freestanding ED looking for holiday coverage - possibly other dates
"November 26, December 24th and 28th and Jan 1st 2017 - 24 hour shifts
"Credentialing- one week

"Newly opened site in April 2016
"7 ED beds with low volume - approximately 8-10 patients per 24 hour shift
"Single physician coverage with RN support staff, no advanced practitioners
"2 paramedics and, xray technician on site at all times
"Very low transfer rate to local hospital (1- 2 per week)

"Will accept BC IM/FP with 3 years emergency experience
"Life support requirements include BLS, ATLS, and PALS
"Physician shift times are 8a-8a
"Backup specialties availabe at local hospital
"Discharge 123 is transcribing system

"No paid travel, lodging


Working primarily in emergency rooms, Emergency medicine physicians (locum tenens) are tasked with making high stakes life management decisions in times of immediate crisis. EM physicians regularly deal with complex trauma and exotic conditions, and are highly trained in the stabilization and treatment of a wide range of both adult and pediatric injuries and illnesses.

Facility Location
Conveniently located near other large Texas cities, this city is a refuge for lovers of the outdoors. Among the variety of recreational and leisure activities available are bass fishing, boating, hiking, and golfing. Youll also find the Ellen Trout Zoo, Texas Forestry Museum, and Lufkin Azalea Trail, as well as various shopping and dining destinations.

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.


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