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Family Practice with OB - VAMC - Any State License Accepted - Shiprock, NM. Job in Shiprock FOX8 Jobs

Shiprock, New Mexico
Job Type
10 Jun 2022
Family Practice with OB - VAMC - Any State License Accepted - Shiprock, NM

Option : FP with OB experience and Inpatient Experience preferred
Option : FP for outpatient coverage (and inpatient if desired/experience)

5 month contract or through 12/31/15 until perm hire starts coverage
$600/day plus housing/transportation and malpractice provided
BE/BC required


- The FAMILY PRACTICE PHYSICIAN (hereafter referred to as the contractor) shall provide services to outpatient and inpatient.
- The contractor will staff the outpatient Family Medicine Clinic, seeing an average of 20-24 patients per day of outpatient clinic.
- There are 14 staff members in the Family Medicine Department. Overall, would work with 1-4 physician(s) and/or physician assistants/nurse practitioners in the outpatient clinic.
- The Outpatient Clinic is a same-day or continuity type of clinic.
- Minor office surgery procedures may be performed.
- Inpatient includes Medical Surgical Ward, Pediatric Ward, Intensive Care Unit, Labor & Delivery/Post-partum Ward.
- The contractor will take night call approximately 1 to 2 times per month. During callback hours the contractors will cross-cover the inpatient Family Medicine services (4-10 admitted patients), admit new patients to the hospital (0-3 admissions) and cover Labor and Delivery (0-3 deliveries/night).
Northern Navajo Medical Center is a 60 inpatient bed facility.
- The contractor shall make rounds on Family Medicine patients, admit new patients and occasionally take care of Family Medicine patients in labor.


TOUR OF DUTY: 40-50 hours per week. Outpatient Clinic, plus Inpatient/OB, if desired:
Weekday Shift Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Weekend Shift: (if qualified & desires inpatient work):
Saturday shift would begin 8:00am to Sunday 10:00am
Sunday shift would begin 8:00am to Monday 10:00am
Holiday shift would begin 8:00am to the next day 10:00am
Callback and/or Carrying a beeper/pager: (if qualified & desire Inpatient/OB):
Monday through Thursday Callback begins 5:00pm to the next day 10:00am
Friday Callback begins 8:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday Callback begins 8:00am to Sunday 10:00am
Sunday Callback begins 8:00am to Monday 10:00am
Holiday Callback begins 8:00am to next day 10:00am

Please send the following:

Copy of State Medical License
Copy of DEA
Copy of BLS
3 current references (Name/Address/Phone/Email)
Any malpractice settlement information if it applies


Shiprock, New Mexico - Rural community of 10,000 in population.
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  • Job Reference: 620990834-2
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Murdock Consulting
  • Location: Shiprock, New Mexico
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent