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Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs > Washington > Yakima

Hospitalist

Staff Care

Yakima, Washington

Locum Tenens

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

Full time Hospitalist locum tenens assignment available within Washington State, Start as soon as credentialed. Days or nights available, 7 on/7 off schedule. Please reach out to Staff Care for more details.

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 central Washington, this 214 bed hospital provides the area's only open-heart surgery, state-of-the-art imaging services, a robotic surgery center, neurosurgery, and inpatient rehabilitation. It offers Level 1 Cardiac, Level II Stroke, and Level III Trauma services. The hospital is one of only two single stay cardiac units in Washington state. For more than 120 years, the hospital has utilized innovation and comprehensive, compassionate health care to meet the needs of its local community. It is currently working on acquiring the most advanced medical technologies in the world to provide the best care for its patients.

Facility Location
Situated near the scenic Mt. Rainier, Yakima is the eighth largest city in Washington and is known for its high quality agricultural production and natural beauty. Fans of agritourism will want to spend a lot of time in the region's farms, which are famed for their apple, wine and hops production. Fans of the outdoors will love the region, which offers hiking, camping, mountain biking and beautiful views by way of Mt. Rainier, and fishing and canoeing in the scenic Yakima River.

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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