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Locum Tenens Internal Medicine Jobs > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh

Internal Medicine

Staff Care

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Locum Tenens

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

The Southwest Veterans Center is in need of a board certified or eligible physician to provide long term nursing home care to veterans and their spouses.
The physician must be comfortable with using EMR and must have a current BLS. Will be treating geriatrics that have developmental disabilities.
Conduct history and physical exams, admission exam to determine level of care. Will be working with residents and be responsible for updating their progress. Will be providing continuous and progressive care of a multitude of health issues including mental disease, dysfunctional behavior or disability. Will be also be asked to take on role of Medical director for about 20 hours a week. Assigning and direction nursing care and scheduling.
Mon-Fri 730-430 or 8-5. No call or overtime required at this time. Down the road telephonic call may be required ( 9 times a month average). Provider open to taking call is highly preferred ,and an active Pennsylvania state license is required.

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
With its gorgeous waterfront views, abundance of museums and great location it is no wonder that Pittsburgh was named Americas Most Livable City by Places Rated Almanac. A comprehensive medical network, robust economy and low cost of living lend plenty of opportunity for travelers. Stroll through one of the citys expansive green parks or root for the Steelers or Pirates on game daythe fun activities are unlimited.

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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