Emergency Medicine Physician – Locum Opportunity – Alexandria, LA

Alexandria, LouisianaEmergency MedicineVariable

Job ID: 4435      Posted: July 12, 2024

Job Details

SMART Recruiting

Greetings! SMART has partnered with our clients in Alexandria, Louisiana to fill additional EM locum tenens physician shifts.  For a deeper dive, look below for program details.

Client Need: 1-2 FTE’s

Facility information

  • Alexandria, LA
  • Specialty: Emergency Medicine
  • Board requirement (years of eligibility defined by facility) If eligible, must be actively pursuing certification.
  • Board requirement (Example EM, FM, IM): EM
  • Life Support Certifications Required:  ACLS is mandatory. PALS/ATLS can be waived if EM boarded
  • COVID vaccine/exemption required?  Yes
  • Reason for Locum need?  Current locums not providing enough availability
  • How many shifts per month in Locum Coverage will help stabilize the program? 24-38
  • Is the Locum Coverage needed short-term (3-6 months) or long-term (6+ months)? 6+
  • Is the Locum Coverage needed for a specific shift type: all shifts
  • Temp/Emergency Privileges granted? With Leadership Approval
  • Start Date: August/September 2023
  • Annual Patient Volume: 58,500
  • Patients per Hour: 1.65
  • ED Bed Count: 362
  • Shift Times / Coverage Details: 0600-1800, 0700-1900, 0900-1700, 1800-0600, 1900-0700 (Mon, Wed, Thurs); 0900-1700 shift is currently removed on Tues, Sat & Sun
  • APC Hours of Coverage:  48
  • Scribe Coverage:  N/A
  • EMR:  Meditech
  • Trauma Center Designation:  Level II
Contact: Larry Benjamin at: benjaminl@mysmartlocums.com or 330-994-4229 or visit our website: https://mysmartlocums.com for this an other opportunities. 

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