Locum Tenens Cardiovascular Surgery Job in Illinois

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Cardiovascular Surgery

Staff Care

Urbana, Illinois

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Cardiovascular Surgeon - (Surgery - Cardiovascular) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Weekends

Hospital in central Illinois is looking for a Cardiovascular Surgeon to provide locum tenens coverage for 1 weekend per month. Hospital is needing a physician to do Cardiothoracic cases with some vascular. The schedule is Friday at 5:00 pm through Monday at 7:00 am. There are 4 Cardiovascular surgeons in the department 2 are board certified in Thoracic Surgery and 2 are board certified in Vascular Surgery.

Cardiovascular surgery(locum tenens) includes all valvular heart diseases, including vessel insufficiency, coronary heart disease, and clogged arteries. Cardiovascular surgeons perform procedures to correct these conditions and others, such as double, triple, and quadruple heart bypasses. Additionally, they are frequently responsible for the patient's post-operative care while he or she convalesces in the hospital.

Required Qualifications
Board Eligible with no more that 4 years since fellowship program.

Preferred Qualifications
Board Certified in Thoracic Surgery. Peripheral and Endovascular skills would be good, but these are not required.

Facility Location
Champaign-Urbana encompasses a large metropolitan area of Illinois and is home to a university and extensive medical network. The area houses a plethora of theatres, including the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts that hosts over 400 performances yearly. For outdoor entertainment and adventure visit the Champaign Park District, featuring over 80 parks and recreation centers.

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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