BC/BE General Surgeon Needed for Ongoing Call Coverage in Gaylord, MI

$1,525 / day
Job description Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital is seeking a BC/BE General Surgeon for ongoing coverage

Additional Details:

• Duration: 7am 7/25 through 7am 7/30, 7am 8/29 through 7am 9/3,, - 7am 9/19 through 7am 9/23 - 7am 10/18 through 7am 10/24•

Shift Notes: 24 Hour Call, 7a-7a - Every Other or every two Thurs-Sundays a month plus a Tuesday or Wednesday each week

• This is a very busy community hospital that has done over 500 robotic cases.

• They do everything in a typical general surgery practice - no vascular and no thoracic - pretty much everything else.

• Locums should be prepared to operate.

• Locums need to be comfortable with adult and pediatric cases as well as central line and chest tube insertion.

• Approximately 6-8 on average calls per 24 Hour period

• Facility is looking for a locum to start in July and supply ongoing coverage until the perm position is filled.

• Local providers are needed to meet the scheduling requirements (no fly ins)

- Infants are rare, though not unheard of (one of their docs recently operated on an 8 month old)

- No neonates, no pyloric stenosis

- Recent appy on a 7 year old so Peds are an option

- Cannot say if the norm is 6-8 calls or 6-8 hours call back - it varies from day to day - some days you get no calls, some days you don't leave the hospital


• BLS, ACLS, ATLS (for ATLS, if BE it is required but if BC may be expired as long as once held) - Required

• MI license at time of submission - Required

• BC - Highly preferred

• BS w/in 5 years of residency - Acceptable

• Clean background with no disciplinary actions and minimal malpractice - Required

• Providers need to be local-drive in (no flights) - Required
Candidate Requirements Michigan Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Inpatient This job consists of inpatient clinical work.
Benefits Nomad will provide medical malpractice insurance:
  • Coverage: Occurrence-based
  • Claim Limit: $1.0M
  • Aggregate Limit: $3.0M
  • Carrier: Coverys