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Locum Tenens Physician Assistant - General Surgery - $160 per hour

companyCore Medical Locums
locationSpringfield Township, MO, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Core Medical Locums is seeking a Physician Assistant General Surgery for a locum tenens job in Springfield, Missouri.

Job Description & Requirements
  • Specialty: General Surgery
  • Discipline: Physician Assistant
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: Locum Tenens

Looking for a PA with CT surgery experience and robotic experience. 

Site is looking for additional PA coverage. Please submit PA's that have substantial availability. The team will review their bids immediately. 

Coverage type: Call with OR coverage during the week & weekend
Call hours: 24 Hrs
Clinic: Tues - Thurs 8A to 430P, roughly 8 - 10 patients per day. The main focus will be surgery and OR call, which is our greater need at this time

Regarding Admissions: PA would not admit but does do the H&P, etc

below is just an idea of what coverage we would need. 
-    Specific dates are forthcoming
-    Our  PA's do CT's, etc, but we do not do Vascular Surgery cases, we are a pure CT surgery practice. 
-    Overnight call, Pt call, OR help, weekend help
Top requirements: 
-    thoracic/robotic experience
-    vein harvesting
-    ECMO 
-    chest tube placement and removal
-    ICU & floor rounding/coverage
-    taking Call 
-    Seeing patients in Clinic 
-    Cardiac step down unit floor coverage

The PA will be prescribing all medications except narcotics. Duties include: OR and helping with rounds/consults when not in OR
Clinic is currently covered by our NP. The PA will primarily be in the OR and rounding on the floor. Regarding need, we would like to secure 3 PAs for every day.  But we will be securing 3 PAs, likely for the next 6 months and then reassess as needed

Core Medical Locums Job ID #1140758. Posted job title: PA

About Core Medical Locums

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  • Pet insurance
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Sick pay
  • Life insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Vision benefits
  • Weekly pay
  • Benefits start day 1
  • Discount program
  • Medical benefits
  • Referral bonus
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Holiday Pay
  • Continuing Education
  • Guaranteed Hours
  • Wellness and fitness programs
  • Company provided housing options
  • Dental benefits
  • License and certification reimbursement
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