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Pediatrics Locum job in Athens, TN

Company: ProLocums
Location: Athens
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

Pediatrics opening in Athens, Tennessee. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe

Specialty: Pediatrics
Start date: Aug 1 2022
End date: Ongoing
Coverage type: Call Only
Schedule: Please direct communication through Locumsmart.

Coverage: Pediatrics

Weekend pediatric call coverage beginning in August.
Call coverage for OB and ER at least 3 weekends per month (Friday 6p – Monday 6a).
*The hours could likely be shifted if needed
Will you accept multiple providers?Yes
Reason for coverage: Ped leaving call staff
Fri 6p - Mon 6am
Call schedule (i.e. 1:3 weekday and 1:3 weekend):Sole provider covering weekends
Call back % Avg 1 newborn delivery/day; ER call appr 1/weekend

Patient per day per physician- Max 5, usually

Support staff (Other MDs, NP/PA, RN etc)
-ER and OB physicians, staff RNs

Willing to consider non-licensed or IMLC providers
-Neonate APP

Board certification required or preferred?-Yes

Certifications required (ATLS, BLS, ACLS, PALS)
What is the average patient census per doctor per day-5

Non-Invasive Ventilation Management (neo-puff)-Yes
Ventilation Management (Newborn)-Yes
but will transfer following intubation
Ventilation Management (Pediatric)-No
* Acute-No
Intubation (ETT/NT)-Yes

for rescue and transport
* Pediatrics-yes
for rescue and transport; Most prevalent is ER physician to intubate and transfer
Conscious sedation-No
Deep sedation-No
Central line-No
Arterial lines-No
Lumbar puncture-No
Chest tube insertion-No
needle pneumothorax-No
X-ray interpretation-No
EKG interpretation-Yes
Exchange transfusion-Yes
Suturing minor lacerations-Yes, ER would more likely handle
Circumcision (type)-No

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