Emergency Medicine Physician – Locum Opportunity – Tennessee

Newport, TennesseeEmergency MedicineVariable

Job ID: 4779      Posted: February 28, 2024

Job Details

SMART Recruiting

Smart has partnered with our client in Tennessee. We have an Emergency Medicine Locum Tenens physician need starting immediately! Candidate needs to be board eligible.  

Facility information

           Facility address:  – Newport, TN 37821
  • Specialty: Emergency Medicine
  • Board requirement (Example EM, FM, IM): Not required
  • Life Support Certifications Required:  ACLS & PALS
  • Is a COVID vaccine required? Yes *COVID status must be listed on presentation
  • Reason for Locum need? Provider Illness
  • Start Date:  ASAP
  • How many shifts per month in Locum Coverage will help stabilize the program?  18 shifts needed asap
  • Is the Locum Coverage needed short-term (3-6 months) or long-term (6+ months)?  Short term
  • Is the Locum Coverage needed for a specific shift type:  Days & nights
  • Temp/Emergency Privileges granted?  Yes

  • Annual Patient Volume: 23-24k
  • Patients per Hour:  1.8
  • ED Bed Count:  16 & hall beds as needed
  • Shift Times / Coverage Details: 7a-7p & 7p-7a
  • APC Hours of Coverage:  Sun-Tue: 10a-6p & 3p-11p / Wed-Sat: 11a-11p
  • Scribe Coverage:  None
  • EMR: Cerner
  • Admitting Orders: Is the ED Physician responsible for writing the orders?  No
  • Trauma Center Designation: Level 3
Contact Larry Benjamin at benjaminl@mysmartlocums.com or https://mysmartlocums.com for a deeper dive. 

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