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Pulmonary Critical Care Physician

Employment Type Locum
Date Added Apr 30th, 2021
Location Dubuque,

Practice Type:

 

Multispecialty Group

Pulmonary Medicine

Number of Physicians in Department:

8 Internal Medicine

Office Hours:

 

Call coverage for pulmonary will be 24 hours

Who will orient LT:

 

 

Dress Code:

 

Business Casual

Boards & Certification Requirements (BE/BC, ACLS, PALS, etc):

IOWA Licensed Candidates preferred, IMLC LOQ IN HAND A MUST

Board Certified in Pulmonary Medicine

Board Certified in Critical Care

BE PULM/CC candidates not considered at this time

Patient Population Mix (% of Peds, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatrics, Medicare, Medicaid, other):

No peds or adolescent, 65% medicare, minimal Medicaid, remainder fee for service – COVID Patients

Average Number of Cases per day (patients,

inpatients, follow-ups, etc):

In-hospital 8 (range 1-20)

Ten ICU beds and 18 CVU beds.
 

Reason for Locum:

Perm Provider relief / Vacations for PERM

EMR System:

CERNER

Support Services:

Clinic Support:

Hospital Support:

Locum Tenens work and call schedule:

 

Hospital Orientation is typically 4-6 hours

24 hr Pulm/CC Call - Mix of Inpatient/rounding/consults/emergency needs

 

Procedures Required (types of procedures to be performed by locum tenens provider):

Hospital: Complete evaluation of the chest including bronchoscopy, pleural biopsy, thoracentesis, chest x-ray, CT examination, pulmonary function testing, and cardiopulmonary stress testing with metabolic cart.

Pulmonary rehabilitation, inpatient, ventilator management and critical care management for non-COVID and COVID patients.

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