Locum - Physician - Gastroenterologist Anderson, SC
Austin, Texas, United States
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Gastroenterology
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 5/14/24

Urgent Locum Opportunity: Gastroenterology Specialist

Location: Hospital Setting

Urgent Coverage Needed:

  • First Session: May 13 (7 AM) to May 28 (7 AM)
  • Second Session: June 24 (7 AM) to July 4 (7 AM)

Reason for Coverage: Physician shortage

Practice Details:

  • Call Ratio: 24-hour coverage required
  • Clinical Focus: Adult Hospital Gastroenterology
  • Onsite Facilities: Lab and X-Ray available
  • Trauma Level: II

Patient Load:

  • Hospital-Based: Average of 16 patients per day, plus 6 consults
  • Outpatient Clinic: No outpatient responsibilities

Group Composition: 3 Physicians

EMR: Epic

Required Procedures:

  • Colonoscopy, Liver Biopsy, Esophageal Dilatation/Manometry
  • Esophageal Manometry Interpretation, Lower GI Endoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy
  • Types of Upper GI Endoscopy including:
    • Biopsy, Foreign Body Removal, Fulguration of Bleeder (Cautery vs. Laser)
    • Injection of Varices, Banding of Varices, ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography), PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy)
    • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopies