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Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs > Iowa > Davenport

Hospitalist

Staff Care

Davenport, Iowa

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Hospitalist - Physician - (Hospital Medicine) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Block Shift - Day Pay Rate: $150.00 - 160.00

Iowa healthcare facility seeks immediate coverage for BC IM/FP Hospitalist. Day and Night shifts available. Ideal candidates work well in a team environment, maintain consistency with charting procedures, and have a proven history of core clinical competency. Patient census per physician is approximately 18 encounters per day, inclusive of admissions, open ICU, and rounding (night shifts have approximately 6-8 admissions / shift). No procedures, will attend codes on assigned patients.

A hospitalist (locum tenens) is a physician that is generally Internal Medicine residency trained but can be from Family Medicine or other sub-specialty programs. They specialize in the care of patients who have been admitted into a hospital. These general medicine professionals perform a variety of roles in the hospital and, accordingly, must be familiar with the entirety of human physiology and a wide range of illnesses and medical conditions. Hospitalists complete residencies in internal medicine, much like primary care physicians. When patients arrive to the hospital, a hospitalist will take care of them, prescribing treatment as needed, before referring them to a specialist or discharging them from the facility.

Facility Location
Davenport is situated half way between Des Moines and Chicago and has 27 parks and trails which are perfect for biking and walking. Its population is 382,000 and many great public services, an exceptional school and unique neighborhoods make up the uniqueness of this part of Iowa. The town itself is located along the Mississippi River in Scott County, Iowa. Their Motto: Working together to serve you."

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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