An award-winning facility in South Dakota seeks an orthopedic surgeon to assist with locum tenens coverage while they recruit a permanent provider. Physician must be comfortable with general orthopedic surgery and ER call coverage. Assignment schedule is ER call 2-3 weekends per month, and physician will see 1-2 surgeries per weekend on average. Covering physician must be board certified. An active and unrestricted SD license is required, if you do not currently hold one you should be willing to work with CompHealth to obtain one.
Let us know if this assignment sounds like a good fit for you. CompHealth has a variety of locum tenens assignments that last anywhere from one day to one year. Your personal CompHealth recruiter can find the perfect opportunity that will work with your schedule.
Weekend ER call coverage
2-3 weekends per month
1-2 surgeries per weekend
Must be board certified
Active SD license, or willingness to obtain one
Comprehensive malpractice coverage
Housing, travel, and local transportation
Licensing fees and processing
Credentialing and hospital privileges processing
Associated topics: general surgery, laparoscopic, robotics, surg, surgeon, surgery, surgery physician
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