BC Fellowship-trained Pediatric Surgeon Needed in Lubbock, TX

Job description Covenant Children's Hospital is seeking a BC Fellowship-trained Pediatric Surgeon for ongoing call coverage starting asap.

Additional Details:

• Seeking long-term locums for 1-2 weeks coverage at a time

• Coverage for overall pediatric trauma-general surgery program would consist of one other pediatric surgeon + coverage 1-2 weeks a month from Texas Children's and Cook Children's Hospitals.

• Provider would be expected to participate in trauma committee calls during length of covering any call in order to ensure we continue to meet ACS trauma requirements - these meetings may fall outside coverage shifts.

• Call Schedule: Trauma call 24 hours /day for any level trauma activations

• Callback: $350/hr

• Caseload: 80% Pediatric . 20% Neonate

• Average No. of office/clinic patients per physician: 15-25/day

• Average No. of hospital patients per physician: 4-8/day

• Locums is required to supervise 4 NPS assigned to the general surgery/trauma service

• No. of exam rooms: 5

• Ancillary Staff: Office has 1 LVN, 1 Medical Assistant, and 1 receptionist

• EMR: Allscripts and Meditech

• Time needed to obtain privileges: 2 months


• BC



Required Area/Procedure:

• Pediatric, Neonate, and Trauma General Surgery

• Chest Tube Insertion

• Atresias

• Abdominal wall defects

• Umbilical defects

• Diaphragmatic hernia

• Imperforate anus

• Central Line Insertion

Candidate Requirements Texas 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