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Pulmonary-Critical Care

Staff Care


Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Pulmonologist-Critical Care - Physician - (Pulmonology - CCU) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Block Shift - Night Pay Rate: $160.00 - 200.00

The Mountain Home VA is in need of two board certified or Board Eligible Pulmonary/Critical care Medicine Physician needed to cover as soon as credentialed for 6 months with a 6 month option to extend. *Any State License. Work hours are expected to be on a 7 on/ 7 off rotation doing 12 hour night shifts. Supervise residents/fellows performing duties 3-4 times per week, and inpatient consults and rounding. Must have BLS and ACLS. Please reply ASAP for details and consideration.

A pulmonary disease physician, also known as a pulmonologist, (locum tenens) focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of lung diseases. In a critical care setting, these physicians work to stabilize and treat acute lung illnesses and injuries. A pulmonologist performs a wide variety of tests to assess and diagnose the nature of lung-related health problems, conducting physical examinations and utilizing imaging technology to make their diagnoses. In a critical care case where immediate surgery may be necessary, pulmonologists work alongside surgeons to expeditiously treat patients.

Facility Location
Mountain Home is contained within Johnson City, the eighth largest city in the state. Johnson City possesses several notable museums and cultural institutions, such as the Hands On Museum, which is a favorite for families in the area. The Little Chicago Blues Festival is popular annual event that showcases regional Americana and bluegrass music. Shoppers can satisfy their consumer needs at the Mall at Johnson City or in downtown Johnson City, where small businesses and antique shops continue to thrive.

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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