CARDIAC SURGERY HOSPITALIST AT VANCOUVER GENERAL HOSPITAL. MON-THURS ONLY! NO CALL, NO WEEKENDS!
Start Date August 06, 2019
End Date January 31, 2020
Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm.
Start date somewhat flexible
Maternity leave locum. Work as a hospitalist looking after post-op cardiac surgery patients on an acute cardiac ward. Patients are recovering from CABG, valve surgeries, aortic surgeries, TEVARs. Manage post-op cardiac issues, but also a wide range of medical issues. There are about 16-20 patients on the ward at anytime and the patients are split with another practitioner. Patient turnover is generally fast and significant improvement is seen in patients' recovery from day to day.
On-Call/After Hour Requirements
No call! No evenings/weekends/Stats!
Hospital privileges at VGH required and can be arranged. Experience as a hospitalist is preferred. ACLS certification preferred. Two weeks (or more if desired) of training will be provided.
Work with an amazing supportive multi-disciplinary team! Streamlined process for discharge planning. Expedited access to a wide range of specialists and investigations at VGH.
Tertiary care hospital
9 hours a day, 4 days per week at $158.66 per hour. No overhead or admin fees.
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