Locums Pain Management Anesthesiologist Opportunity in Tennessee

Oct 11, 2016
CPH# JOB-2304841
Pain Medicine
Position Type
Locum Tenens
There is a new pain management physician opportunity now available in Tennessee. You must be comfortable in a 100% outpatient pain management position with both evaluations and interventional procedures including: epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections/medial branch blocks, selective nerve root blocks, sacroiliac injections, trigger point injections, discography, sympathetic blockades, various arthrocentesis, percutaneous discectomy, radiofrequency ablations, spinal cord stimulator trials, etc. Your assignment schedule will be Monday through Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm and Friday 8:00am to 2:00pm with no call, nights, or weekends. New patients are scheduled for 20-25 minutes and monthly follow-up patients are scheduled for 10-15 minutes. Procedure lengths are scheduled based on the physician's request. As the covering physician, it is preferred that you be board certified or board eligible in pain management, however anesthesiologists with pain management experience and training are encouraged to apply. You must have an active and unrestricted TN license, and their ACLS and BLS. We are looking for someone with good interpersonal and communication skills. Having a good bedside manner and the ability to connect with patients is ideal. Let your recruiter know if this assignment sounds like a good fit for you. CompHealth has the largest client network in the nation giving you the most opportunities to choose from locally and nationally. We fill assignments in all 50 states and receive new staffing requests daily. If you have something specific in mind, let your personal CompHealth recruiter know and they will match you with the assignment that lives up to your vision.
  • Evaluate and perform interventional procedures
  • Some medication management is necessary
  • Prefer fellowship trained
  • Board certified required
  • Willing to look at candidates with advanced training or experience in pain procedures
  • Active Tennessee license
  • No call or weekends
  • Comprehensive malpractice coverage
  • Housing, travel, and local transportation
  • Licensing assistance
  • Credentialing and hospital privileges processing