Trauma Surgeon Job in Temple

Trauma Surgeon needed for a locum opportunity in central TX#3020

assignment Surgery - Trauma
access_time locum tenens
place Temple, TX
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Job Quick Facts
* Specialty: Trauma Surgery
* Facility Location: Temple, TX
* Board Requirement: BC
* License Requirement: TX
* Reason for Need: Supplemental
* Coverage Period: Dec. 30, 2019 - Oct. 1, 2020
* Service Setting: Inpatient/Outpatient
* Coverage Type: Scheduled Clinical Hours + Call
* Shift schedule: Mon - Fri; 7 AM - 5 PM
* Call schedule:
- Primary Trauma Call: 5 PM - 7 AM
- Sat/Sun: 24 hr Trauma Call shift
* Patient Census: 50 patients (The Acute Care Surgery has a daily census average of 37 – 48 patients.)
* Scope of duties and responsibilities:
- Rounding with the resident team on the inpatient service and cover emergency General Surgery and Trauma consults
- Evaluate, treat, and admit injured patients
* Other information:
- Current ATLS required
- Board certification in General Surgery with critical care certification if covering ICU (very little ICU coverage, they have a separate team for this but some ICU work will be required)
- In-house call room available
- In-house resident team responds to all traumas
- 3-5 years of experience preferred
- 3 APP's covering day time
- The provider will always have a team that consists of one intern, one mid-level General Surgery resident, and one Chief Surgery Resident 24/7
* EMR: Epic (Familiarity required)
* Travel, lodging, and malpractice insurance covered