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Internal Medicine

Staff Care

West Virginia

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Internist - Physician - (Internal Medicine) Locum Tenens
StartDate: 09/01/2016Available Shifts: 8 Hour/Day

New locum tenens opportunity in West Virginia for an Internal or Family Medicine physicians beginning in September. This assignment entails working in between a few nursing home centers, to help support this group while permanent recruiting. The role of the physician is to complete admission history and physicals and manage acute issues at the Nursing Centers. Generally full-time physicians do 3-5 new admissions per day and 5-7 follow-up visits; on average 10-12 patient encounters per day. This client is looking for 2-6 permanent providers, so there is an opportunity to work locum to permanent here. We are currently scheduling through the end of the year. Their EMR is GEHRiMed, which is specifically designed for geriatric and nursing facilities. This is a great opportunity with competitive pay and flexible schedule- call Staff Care for more details!

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.

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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