Physician - Hospitalist

Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Specialty Hospitalist
Profession Physician

The John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, MO is actively recruiting for a BC/BE Hospitalist at our Medical Center.

Major duties include, but are not limited to:

• Works with other physicians extenders, nurses, and/or other support staff
• Renders inpatient care for hospitalized Veterans and also for Community Living Center (CLC) patients with another Hospitalist supervising a full-time Nurse Practitioner
• Provide service with another Hospitalist in the inpatient setting which is a 18-bed facility with no ICU
• Provides alternate coverage for Urgent Care in the absence of Urgent Care provider (no ER available)
• Requires ACLS and BLS

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
ANNUAL SALARY: $230K - $250K (negotiable) + annual performance bonus up to additional $15K + full benefits below
•GUARANTEED SALARY INCREASES!
WORK SCHEDULE: 1st Shift - 8am - 4:30pm. We cannot accommodate 7 on 7 off or 14 on 14 off
CALL REQUIREMENTS: Call shared amongst 7-8 physicians - average 2 days per month over a weekend
•LICENSURE: 1 Full and unrestricted license from any US State is permissible to work at this facility
•CME: $1,000 per year stipend for reimbursement + 1 week paid authorized absence to attend
STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT: The Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) is designed to assist individuals in reducing their qualifying loan balances and in retaining employees by reimbursing loan payments of up to $120,000 over a 5-year service period
•MALPRACTICE: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
•NO PHYSICIAN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT - NO SIGNIFICANT RESTRICTION ON MOONLIGHTING