05
Jul

Locum Tenens Pediatric Opportunity in Northern PA

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VeloSource has a locum tenens Pediatric opportunity in Northern Pennsylvania, just outside of Bradford.

– Active Pennsylvania License required

DEA Required: Yes, will accept candidates needing to apply for a state DEA or transfer a DEA from another state

Board Status: Board Certified, Board Eligible 

M-F 8:30am-4:30p

24hr Weekend Call, Rotation 1:3 or 12-14 days per month

Weekend Call: Mostly by phone (not often coming in at night); Generally, round in hospital in AM, and then go to clinic; On call Pediatrician must admit patients both day and night (hospitalists admit ages18+); Can’t take call remotely – must be onsite to respond to ED or emergent c-sections within 30 minutes  

Level I nursery | 230-250 births/year

No NICU

Higher level care PEDS transferred, generally takes a 44-48 hour work week (including non face-to-face time to complete charts at end of day)

Most FPs in the system do not see Peds – most coming to Pediatrics Group Express care (primary care walk-in) after hours and weekends, sees PEDS & adults (on hospital campus) – this helps the pediatric group and the on call physician

OBs doing circumcisions

Practice is 90% outpatient

EMR: EPIC

Time to Credential: 2 weeks

Contact VeloSource to discuss this job or any of our Locum Tenens opportunities nation-wide.