Emergency Medicine Physician
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Emergency Medicine
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Clinic/Private Practice
Location Laredo, Texas, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 8/31/23
SCP Health is a physician-led team of clinical and operational experts, collectively passionate about revitalizing health care. We craft and utilize proven models of care, proprietary technology, and data-driven insights to accelerate progress in care delivery across health care organizations. Our clinical offerings currently span the entire continuum of care, from emergency and hospital-based medicine to telemedicine, intensive care, ambulatory, and in-home clinical care. Together, We Heal.

Job Details
  • 43K annual ED volume
  • 38 ED beds
  • 48 hour physician coverage (6 a.m. - 6 p.m., 7 a.m.- 7p., 6 p.m. - 6 a.m., 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.)
  • 24 hour NP/PA coverage (9 a.m. - 9 p.m., 3 p.m - 3 a.m.)
  • Level III trauma center

Facility Information

Laredo Medical Center is a 326-bed, acute care facility with over 49 specialties and subspecialties, including cardiology, oncology, neurology, obstetrics, orthopedics, urology, wound care, emergency medicine and bariatrics. With 1,350 healthcare professionals, Laredo Medical Center was the first area hospital to have an accredited Chest Pain Center and continue to hold these designation today. Laredo Medical-Center is an accredited hospital by The Joint Commission.

Community Description

The Texas city of Laredo, county seat of Webb County, is situated on the north bank of the Rio Grande. This town offers low cost of living, plenty of great options for schools K-12, and options for higher education including Laredo Community College and Texas A & M International University. Laredo is about 135 miles west of Corpus Christi and about 150 miles southwest of San Antonio.

We offer a competitive compensation package, leadership training and development, SCP University with over 200 hours of free CMEs and more.