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Locum Tenens Urgent Care Job Houston, TX

Locum Tenens
Houston, TX
alarm 11 days ago
Employer Urgent Care

Job Description

We are looking for experienced Urgent Care Physician's to perform urgent care coverage at Urgent Care Centers in the Houston, TX area ' in a float position; working in multiple Centers. Brief practice details and what we offer below:

Benefits: Travel, Lodging and Malpractice Insurance

Projected Start Date:After Credentialing (30 days after acceptance); On-going assignment

Location:Houston, Katy and Pasadena area (3 Urgent Care Facilities in the area)

Contract:Independent Contractor/Locum Tenens

Schedule/Hours: 40 hours per week; 8, 10, 12-hour shifts (Exact days TBD)

Call Schedule:NO Call

Qualifications: Prefer Board Certified, Current TX Medical License, DEA, 2 years of experience and active ACLS & BLS. There will be a drug screen and background check if you're accepted.

Specific Responsibilities/Duties

  • Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment. Performs therapeutic procedures such as I&D, splinting, suturing, managing infection, and wound care.
  • Documenting/Charting patient information in line with current policies and procedures.
  • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care. Communicates with patients regarding testing results, follow-up care, and additional information.
  • Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
  • Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
  • Follows established policies, procedures, objectives, and recommended referral practices.
  • Orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and interpret test results for deviation from normal.
  • Orientation and training of new practitioners when necessary.
  • Supervision of midlevel practitioners when appropriate and abide by all associated rules and regulations.

If you're interested, please contact me for additional details. Have a great day and hope to hear from you soon