Immediate and Ongoing Coverage Needed - Inpatient Hospice- Phoenix, Arizona

Arizona

locum tenens
Outpatient

A hospital in Arizona is seeking a Palliative Medicine Physician to provide quality patient care for a Locum Tenens assignment.

Assignment

  • Dates: Ongoing 4-6 months- option to extend
  • Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 1 PROVIDER- MUST BE ABLE TO WORK FULL-TIME
  • Setting: Inpatient
  • Call: Rotating weekend call- 3 physicians sharing weekend call and 2 fellows as back up. Call taken from hotel, but if a new patient physician will go in to consult
  • Volume: 5-10
  • Patient Ages: Geriatrics
  • Cases: Reduce or control pain or debilitating symptoms
  • Assist in discussions about goals of care, prognosis and treatment options
  • Assist in education about Advance Directives and POLST forms
  • Educate patients and families about the disease process and the course of illness
  • Support Staff: 1 RN Coordinator, 1 Social Worker, 2 Faculty Physicians, 2 Fellows who begin in July
  • EMR/Charting: Carner

Requirements

  • Boards: Board Certified; Board Eligible
  • Certifications: DEA

Highlights

  • Easy call schedule;
  • Great nightlife nearby;
  • Long term assignment

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

Job ID: JN -052021-24663

JobID: JN -052021-24663
Posted July 8, 2021

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