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Hospitalist

Staff Care

Richmond, Virginia

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Hospitalist - Physician - (Hospital Medicine) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 Hour/Day Pay Rate: $150.00 - 160.00

Job Description
Scheduled shifts are 7 day blocks/8am to 8pm with call responsibility for the duration of the evening. Provider will have NP on staff for night coverage - will provide telephone support and return to site for critical cases only. Will consult with ED for any ICU night admissions. Vent Management procedures required.

Required Qualifications
Board Certified Internal Medicine or Family Practice, or Board Eligible (BE) within 5 years.
First responder to codes
Average admissions during the day 3-6 and night 1-3

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.


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.

Required Qualifications
FP/IM must be BC or BE within 5 years; Active Virginia license

Facility Location
Skyscrapers, antebellum homes and the State Capitolthe old and the newstand together in graceful compatibility in modern-day Richmond. A thriving city with a strong sense of history and heritage, filled with tree-lined streets, quaint brick walkways and intriguing neighborhoods, Richmond offers a warm welcome any time of the year.

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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