Physician / Emergency Medicine / New York / Locum tenens / Emergency Medicine physicians needed at the New York Harbor VA Health System Job

  • STGi
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Apr 27, 2021

Job Description

Seeking Short-term Support with Immediate Start dates due to the COVID-19 Emergency Needs.Duties include, but are not limited to: patient assessment and treatment/management of urgent/emergent conditions, acute conditions, exacerbation of chronic conditions, vesting of new veterans, admission and/or transfer of urgent/emergent veterans, providing medical clearance for veterans requiring admission to inpatient Mental Health, and for providing care to the staff who becomes ill or injured while on duty. Must be able to manage ED and triage/admit.Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) required. Must be board certified / board eligible in Emergency MedicineCurrent, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia. Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification. Physical Requirements: Standing for extended periods, use of fingers and both hands, ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously, near vision correctable at 13" to 16" Jaeger 1 to 4; ability to distinguish basic colors, emotional and mental stability. Hearing aid is permitted. Incumbents may experience exposure to blood and body fluids. New York Harbor VA Health System (#1 location priority)Brooklyn Campus800 Poly PlaceBrooklyn, NY 11209Manhattan Campus (#2 location priority)423 E 23rd StreetNew York, NY 1001012 hr shifts. Heavily needed between 4/1/20 and 5/31/20Immediate start date. Paid position. Travel/housing accommodations will be available



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