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Staff Care

Beeville, Texas

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Hospitalist - Physician - (Hospital Medicine) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 Hour/Day

Facility near San Antonio, TX, seeks Hospitalist for immediate and ongoing coverage. 12-hour shifts with 12-18 patients per day. Vent management will be needed. Call today for more information.

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.

About the Facility
Located in Beeville, Texas, northeast of Corpus Christi, this well-respected 69-bed hospital provides needed emergency service for the surrounding, densely populated, rural areas. This hospital prides itself on offering a full range of services including pediatric, maternity, rehabilitation, and imaging. Designated by the Texas Department of Health as a Level IV trauma center, it provides 24-hour emergency and intensive care services for critically ill or injured patients, stabilizing some 16,500 patients in the emergency department each year.

Facility Location
Beeville is nicknamed: A Honey of a Town. Many of the dignified homes, commercial buildings, and schools including the Bee County Courthouse were designed by the famous architect William Charles Stephenson who came to Beeville from Buffalo, New York in 1908. Beeville is also home to Major League Baseball player Eddie Taubensee. The famous Lodge at Shorty's Place has been a South Texas dining tradition for over 25 years.

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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