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Physician / Hospitalist / Iowa / Locums to Perm / Hospitalist Job

Company: Odyssey Staffing
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Locum Hospitalist needed for Day, Swing, & Night shifts in Cedar Rapids, IA.

BC/TBE Internal or Family Medicine
Physician Shift times: 7a-7p, 12p-12a, 7p-7a
APP Shift Times: 7a-5p, 4p-2a
242 Beds
Open ICU, 20 Beds
Day Providers: 5 Phys & 3 APP / Swing Providers: 1 Phys & 1 APP / Night Providers: 1 Phys
Average Census: 120's
Average Day Admits: 8 / Swing Admits: 14 / Night Admits: 7
Procedures: Intubations
Running Codes: All hands on deck. The entire hospitalist team responds and helps if needed. The first Hospitalists to arrive runs the code then will transfer to attending or Cardiologist or Intensivist if available. Respiratory therapy also available to help with intubation
Hospitalist will respond with RRT but rapid response nurse responds first. Not called on every rapid response and only called when attending is not available.
ACLS/BLS, & Active IA License Required
Credentialing: 90 days

$1250 referral bonus received for any referral who works 30 days.

$Competitive Hourly pay + housing + travel + A++ rated malpractice insurance with tail coverage included.

Shift Responsibilities:

  • Day Phys (7a-7p): Rounding on patients; Admissions (round robin); Manage admit pager until Swing Phys arrival; possible APP dyad partner.
  • Swing Phys (12p-12a): Before 7pm- manages admissions pager, does most of the admissions and hands out to the team as needed. After 7pm – pager handed off to APP Swing and Phys does admissions.
  • Night Phys (7p-7a): Before 1am does admissions. After 1am Manages admission pager, does crossscoverage calls and admissions. See note bottom of pg 2.
  • Day APP (7a-5p): 3 APPs are scheduled each day. They round independently, but are paired daily in a dyad with a physician for any bylaw-required cosigns (attestations).
  • Swing2 APP (4p-2a): Before 7pm does admissions. After 7pm Manages admission pager, does crossscoverage calls and admissions.

    Please send resume to and call/text James at 469-676-9578.

Keywords: Odyssey Staffing, Cedar Rapids , Physician / Hospitalist / Iowa / Locums to Perm / Hospitalist Job, Healthcare , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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