Physician - Orthopedic Trauma Surgery - Needed - Flagstaff, AZ
Location – Flagstaff, AZ
Practice Type- Physician - Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
Start Date – As soon as credentialing is complete
We have an immediate need for a Physician - Orthopedic Trauma Surgery - for a hospital located in Flagstaff, AZ. Below are additional details:
Requirements & Facility Overview
*Orthopedic trauma Physician
*Start: ASAP, latest is 3/1/2020
*Length of Need: 6-12 months
*Schedule: (3) 24-hr shifts (Friday-Sunday)
*Amount of coverage needed per month: Min of 2 weekends per month
*Support staff:(2) in-patient ortho trauma Client; ORFA
*Weekday call requirement: Intermittent if scheduled to a weekday
*Weekend call requirement: 1-2 per month
*Department description: The NAH orthopedics group is responsible for covering the Flagstaff Medical Center level 1 trauma program for orthopedics. The group consists of 5 providers, with 2 dedicated traumatologists. The elective orthopedic providers also assist with intermittent coverage with the majority of calls being handled by the traumatologists.
*Patient volume: There are roughly 250 traumas that are seen in the FMC emergency department annually, as well as some cold traumas that are transferred in from regional facilities.
*Patient population/age: There is a wide variety of patients that are treated at FMC including, general population, geriatric, major multiple trauma, and Native Americans from nearby reservations.
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