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Trauma Surgeon Locum Tenens
Norcross, Georgia, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Surgery-General
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Locums/Travel
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Florence, South Carolina, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 5/04/24
  • Coverage Need:
    • ASAP - Ongoing
    • Inpatient Schedule: 7 am – 5 pm Trauma coverage Monday – Friday
    • 1 half day of clinic per week for post op follow ups with 20-25 patients
    • 1:9 24 hour call rotation – weekend rotation is either Thursday, Saturday or Friday, Sunday
  • Scope of Work:
    • Procedures required: Predominantly blunt trauma, penetrating trauma, emergent procedures with general surgery, some ICU bedside procedures (tracheotomy, PEG tube, chest tube, etc.)
    • Will round on 10-20 inpatients a day in addition to trauma consults and 911/811 response
    • Average number of admits per day = 5
    • Surgical Volume varies, but averages around 5-10 operations/week
    • Consult volume: 5-10 per day
    • Adult and Pediatric trauma comfort required. Pediatric age range generally 8-15, mostly 13-15 within that range
    • Level 2 trauma center, but we operate as a level 1! Candidate must be comfortable with this!
    • 500+ bed facility that offers all service lines and subspecialties
    • EMR – EPIC
  • Requirements:
    • Board Certified - Surgical Critical Care
    • Licensed – SC Medical, SC Controlled Substance and DEA
Posted Date: 2024-05-02