General Surgery Opportunity in a Lovely Colorado City


locum tenens
Inpatient and outpatient

A hospital in Colorado is seeking a General Surgery Physician to provide quality patient care for a Locum Tenens assignment.

About the Job:

  • Coverage Needed: Full time, 4 days a week
  • Schedule/Hours: Monday. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 1 day OR (average 5 cases/day)
  • 1 day Clinic (average 22-24 patients per day)
  • 1 day Scopes (average 10-15 scopes/day)
  • FRI is flex day (typically a combo day...1 case, some clinic, couple scopes, etc.)
  • includes daily rounds on own patients (not on off day)
  • Medical Setting: Mix of Inpatient and Outpatient
  • Call Requirements: Call 1:4 (average 25% of calls you're coming into hospital)
  • Volume: See schedule and Hours
  • Patient Ages: Teen and Up
  • Procedures: Trauma Designation: Level IV - due to rural and agricultural area: hunting accidents, farm equip, hiking falls, axe/wood cutting, auto/motorcycle accidents
  • Support Staff: GS perform 30% of total surgeries and share blocked OR with ORS, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, OTO, URO, OBG
  • EMR/Charting: EMR: Athena (clinic) Scribes in clinic -- | Meditech6 (hospital)
  • Board Certification Requirements: Board Certified
  • Certifications Needed: ATLS; BLS; DEA

About the Location:

  • Discover all Delta has to offer! Explore the beautiful parks, museums, appreciate the arts and entertainment, and more!

We take care of your malpractice insurance, and pay on a WEEKLY basis.

Please reference job # JN -022021-24038

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Posted February 12, 2021