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Echo Locum Tenens, the locums division of Sound Physicians, is desperately searching for IM trained Hospitalists to fill immediate staffing needs at Covenant Health - Plainview, just a little bit north of Lubbock, TX.
Sound Physicians recognizes the importance of patient care, and also strives to keep our physicians happy, motivated, and appreciated. Working shifts as an independent contractor affords you the flexibility and freedom that you’ve been wanting. By working through our temporary staffing division, Echo Locum Tenens, you’ll have the most direct connection to the Sound team and schedule.
Covenant Health – Plainview
Acceptable Specialty: BCIM, BCFM with Hospitalist experience
Current situation: 1 MD/day, 1 NP Nocturnist
Schedule: Days only - 7a-7p, night call each night (7p-7a). NP is first point of contact for call
Certifications requirements: BLS/ACLS
Procedures: Yes – all, including vent mgmt. The site has only one surgeon and CRNA on call. If they are in surgery, Hospitalist needs to be available
Rapid Response: ED MD will respond to codes, yet will turn over to Hospitalist once he/she arrives in order to return to the ED.
Sub Specialty backup: Only subspecialists are non-interventional Cardiology, Gen Surgery and Orthopedics
Duties: Traditional hospitalist work
ICU setting: Open
Patient census: 16-18 per provider
Admits: Varies from 3-9 days, and 1-3 at night.
Credentialing time frame: Temps available. 60-90 days for complete file
Travel: Paid travel and lodging for all qualified candidates. Non local providers would fly into Lubbock
Location and Lifestyle
Plainview, TX – located in west Texas between Amarillo and Lubbock. Current population is approx. 22,000-25,000. From live music to vibrant culture, great local food and State Parks, there is always something to do in west Texas.
To learn more, please contact
Spencer Cole, Recruiting Consultant
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