Family Practice-Without OB opening in , Texas.
Cross Country Locums is seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine Physician to assist in Texas at an Inpatient State Supported Living Center.
This locum opportunity is available immediately and ongoing.
Monday-Friday ( 8am-5pm )
Must Be Bilingual
Active BLS, CPR, DEA
Scope of Work:
The Physician is responsible for direct patient care.
Responds to all emergency calls from the State Supported Living Center (SSLC)
Provides face to face evaluations of any SSLC patients as requested by Nursing Staff and/or as indicated by hospital policy and procedures.
Provides medical assessments and treatment as needed.
Performs a complete physical examination; obtains a complete medical history within 24 hours of admission; writes admitting orders and initiates treatment for acute medical problems on those patients admitted during their time of work.
Performs a face-to-face evaluation of all patients that have been restrained or in seclusion within one hour of the beginning of such and documents according to policy and procedure.
Is available to respond to all questions and concerns by the nursing staff and other clinical care staff. This will include calling in necessary orders, as well as performing medical evaluations on patients of concerns as needed. Adjusts ongoing treatment as necessary.
Provides on-call duties as assigned by the State Supported Living Center (SSLC) Director.