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Staff Care


Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Surgeon - (Surgery - General) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 Hour/Day

The Army is looking for general surgeon services at Ft. Leonard Wood. The provider will need to be board certified and residency trained. The provider will need to have a current BLS and ACLS. The provider must also have a current DEA and must have a current and unrestricted state license in any of the 50 states. The provider will work both in clinic and in surgery. The clinic schedule will be 7:30 am to 4:30 pm on a Monday thru Friday basis. The provider will be expected to be on call at least 2 weeks per month. The provider will be expected to be proficent with computer systems and stay current on all encounters and entries using the government's EMR system.

A general surgeon(locum tenens) is trained and qualified to perform a wide range of surgical procedures and thus must be familiar with a wealth of medical conditions and treatments. These surgeons may be tasked with operations ranging from burn trauma to vascular surgery, though they do not usually perform highly complex surgical operations, such as treatments of the heart or brain, which are performed by specialized surgeons.

Facility Location
Located in the Missouri Ozarks, Fort Leonard Wood is truly a picturesque military base. Of its nearly 63,000 acres, roughly 2/3 are used for training. In addition to state of the art facilities and natural splendor, the base is home to several noteworthy museums including the John B Mahaffey Museum, a big regional draw. With its strong and tight knit community and the idyllic landscapes of the Ozarks, Fort Leonard Wood is truly a special military community.

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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