Eastern Shore Emergency Medicine Physicians affiliated with University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) is seeking a BE/BC Emergency Medicine Physician to practice on the Eastern Shore and Prince George's County, Maryland.
Perform directed histories and physical exams on Emergency Department patients at the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Dorchester, the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton, the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Chestertown, the University of Maryland Shore Emergency Center at Queenstown, and Prince George’s Hospital Center. Work occasional shifts on an as-needed basis at Laurel Regional Hospital and Bowie Health Center. Write orders for appropriate laboratory EKG and radiology studies. Order appropriate treatments including IV fluids and medications. Request consultations as indicated by patient’s clinical presentation and acuity. Communicate with primary and consulting physicians. Perform urgent and emergency procedures as stated by the clinical presentation and Emergency Medicine core content. Make patient dispositions to home, inpatient admission, or transfer as clinically indicated. Generate clear and complete patient records on every patient encounter. Generate clear and complete discharge instructions, prescriptions, and follow-up information for discharged patients. Follow hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Attend departmental and medical staff meetings when scheduled. Fulfill usual medical staff responsibilities in accordance with bylaws. May be asked to work overtime, on-call, evening, night, weekend, holiday and other shifts as needed. Perform other related duties as assigned.
- Medical degree or foreign equivalent;
- Completion of residency program in Emergency Medicine;
- Possession of, or eligibility for, Maryland medical license; and
- Possess board certification in Emergency Medicine or be certified by residency director as eligible to sit for board exams.
For more information, please contact Pearce Ames, Physician Recruitment Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org
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