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Locums Hospitalist (Nocturnal) - NE New Hampshire

Ascend Medical Staffing

Last Updated: 6/25/22

Job Description

Hospitalist/Nocturnist Locums - AVH Nights - NE New Hampshire
*Requirements: BE/BC, active license, BLC, PALS, and NRP (if Peds) *IM or FP will be accepted *Privileges may be granted *Current shifts needed: August 1- August 8: 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.

August 15 - August 22: 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.

August 29 - September 5: 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.

*Shift details: 7pm - 7am, rounds with day doc 7 - 7:30am weekdays; round Saturdays & Sundays 2-4 hours, depending on census; 2nd doctor to assist with rounds 3 hours weekday morning, depending on census, otherwise solo physician
*EMR: Meditech Expanse 6.16, Dragon *Supported by a strong, collaborative team of MAs, RNs, LPNs, LNA Case Manager, etc. *10 pts/day in MedSurge on average, <1 pt/day in ICU, 2% child / 98% adult - Leadership my accept provider that does not see Peds, although not ideal. *EKG interpretation, initial CXE interpretation, intubation, vent management *ACLS required *ED runs codes *5 ICU beds *Additional support by House Coordinator, Case Management, and On-Call Staff *Keeps thorough, complete, and timely records *Educates patients & family about all medical conditions/procedures/options/potential outcomes/prognosis/etc. *Assists, during periods of high census, other departments as time permits *Performs common medical procedures as needed: thoracentesis, paracentesis, lumbar puncture, arterial line placement, central line placement, arthrocentesis and joint injections, incision and drainage of superficial abscess, endotracheal intubation and management of mechanical ventilator, neonatal circumcision, etc. *Pronounces death in deceased patients and completes thorough, legible, timely Death Certificate *Documents all patient evaluations and care in clear, accurate, timely, and comprehensive manner as indicated with EMR. Completes all required forms *Admissions: 2-5 admits/consults per shift *Inpatient: 8-12 (daily visits or discharge): Observation, inpatient, and SNF/swing status *Patient mix: Adults only, 85% Medicine, 14% Surgery, 1% Trauma *Total # Beds: 25 *Total # ICU Beds: 5 *May work in the Emergency Department during period of high volume and/or acuity to assess, work up, and provide initial treatment to ED patients within the scope of practice of adult Family practice medicine if privileges are granted and provider is interested *Preferred provider is familiar with Critical Access Hospitals and has 3-5 years of experience working in Critical Access Hospital or rural location. *Travel & Lodging provided *Medical Malpractice Insurance provided



Company Details

North Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Ascend Medical Staffing is a small Medical Locum Tenens staffing organization based out of North Salt Lake, Utah.