Nocturnist

Job Description

Location:Western Regional Medical Center
Region:Phoenix, AZ
Department:Hospital Medicine
Employment Status:Full time
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Position ID:10189
Job Function:Physicians

Description

Nocturnist

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center in Phoenix is seeking an experienced Nocturnist who has training and experience with multiple cancer types. CTCA is a single-specialty, tertiary hospital system providing a comprehensive, fully integrative approach to cancer care.

Practice Highlights: The nocturnist will provide care to complex, adult cancer inpatients, managing the evening inpatient floor on a 7-nights-on, 7-nights-off schedule. The typical volume is 10-15 patients. Responsibilities include evaluating and treating incoming patients after-hours and determining need for admission, admitting incoming patients after need for admission has been determined, providing cross-cover care for already admitted patients, and facilitating discussions with patients and family regarding goals of care. The nocturnist will perform intubation and central line placement procedures and will be solely responsible for running codes. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working with high-level, acute care patients and have success and experience working alongside a multidisciplinary team.

Qualifications: Qualified candidates will have an MD, DO, or foreign degree equivalent; board certification/eligibility in internal medicine; and eligibility for Arizona medical licensure.

Benefits Include: Our benefits include excellent work/life balance, competitive compensation with CME allowances, paid malpractice, generous relocation package, health/life insurance, and 401(k) with match.

Interested candidates should submit an application below. Cover letters may be addressed to Jennie Walters, Physician Recruiter.

EOE/ No J1 Visas