Inpatient Pediatric Call Locum needed in Michigan

Aug 31, 2016
Position Type
Locum Tenens
Needed Pediatric Inpatient Physician for on call for newborns and critical care.

MDA will provide all housing, travel, and malpractice insurance

100% peds population.
Weekday and Weekend call needed.
EMR Cerner.
Must be BC with NRP Certification.

Due to how close this is we need MI licensed providers. This facility is a in a rural setting with closest urban center 50 miles south.

Need call to start on Tuesday at 7am to following Monday at 7am. Need to have rounding completed for critical and unassigned patients completed before 7am that Monday morning.
Need may extend into 2016 as they need full time candidate here.

May consider locums to perm possibility.

This is a 15 bed unit with 7 LDRP (labor, delivery, recovery, postpartum) rooms, 4 bed triage, average 50-60 del/month.
Only needs to be able/comfortable in admitting simple diagnosis kids for short duration.
No intensive care, anything uncomfortable or needing intensive or even intermediate care gets sent to Grand Rapids.

Simple observation, nebs, rehydration type admits. The physician would be required to be within 30 minutes of the hospital. If they are called for a consultation and for rounding on newborns.
There is no pediatric floor. 

If you have any questions please give me a call,

Chris Jerkins
MDA Platinum Team
Toll Free: 800.340.1551 ext 59343
Phone: 214.242.9343 | Fax: 678.966.7401
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