Locum Tenens Internal Medicine Job in Arizona

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Locum Tenens Internal Medicine Jobs > Arizona > Yuma

Internal Medicine

Staff Care

Yuma, Arizona

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Internist - Physician - (Internal Medicine) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 Hour/Day


Board Certified or Board Eligible, Family Practice or Internal Medicine Locums Physician to provide coverage for 6 months with the option to extend 6 more months. Work hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm. No Call. All outpatient coverage seeing approximately 12-14 patients per day. 7 patients on Thursday afternoon. Thursday is considered administrative time and patients are not scheduled during this time. Examination, general history, evaluation, prescribing medications, Diagnosis, treatment etc. Site uses computerized medical records system. *Must have BCLS.

Internal medicine (locum tenens) is a branch of medicine characterized by an emphasis on treating the whole body, rather than specialized focus on one body part of system. Many people use internists as their first point of medical contact, and in this way these physicians function similarly to primary care doctors. Internists are trained to treat and diagnose a wide range of illnesses that affect the entirety of the biological system. When an illness proves to be advancing, exotic or complex, internists will usually refer their patients to specialists.

Facility Location
A popular retirement community, Yuma is located at the southwestern corner of Arizona and draws tourists and retirees from all over the nation. The city possesses a wealth of cultural attractions, including the historical Yuma Territorial Prison. Fans of the outdoors will find much to love in Yuma, due to the city's proximity to the Kofa Mountain Range, Martinez Lake, and the Algodones Dunes, all of which offer a wide range of recreational and sporting possibilities. Yuma's sports community is small but vibrant. Desert Sun Stadium is the home of the Yuma Scorpions of the North American League and the San Diego Padres use the facility during spring training.

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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