Pain Management Locums Anesthesiologist Needed in South Carolina

South Carolina
Oct 11, 2016
CPH# JOB-2304824
Pain Medicine
Position Type
Locum Tenens
We have an exciting, locum tenens, pain management physician opportunity now available in South Carolina. This position consists of 100% outpatient pain management 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 SC 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. All types of facilities use locum tenens doctors to relieve physician burnout, maintain patient satisfaction, and stay fully staffed during busy times, or while searching for a permanent doctor. Contact your personal CompHealth recruiter to discuss this or another opportunity that could be ideal for your lifestyle.
  • 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 South Carolina license
  • No call or weekends
  • Comprehensive malpractice coverage
  • Housing, travel, and local transportation
  • Licensing assistance
  • Credentialing and hospital privileges processing