Emergency Medicine Physician
Company: The Royster Group, Inc.
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Royster Group, Inc. is seeking a full-time/part-time
Emergency Medicine Physician to join the dynamic team at
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) - Fort Campbell, KY to
provide a complete range of emergency medical services. This is a
rewarding opportunity to provide emergency care services to our
active-duty, retired military, and their families.
Duties/Responsibilities include but not limited to the
Perform a full range of Emergency Medicine services in accordance
with privileges granted by the hospital.
The contract provider will perform a full range of medical services
within the scope of Emergency services or Urgent Care to all
patients and eligible beneficiaries regardless of the underlying
disease process or physical condition of such patients or
The contract provider shall see patients triaged as urgent/acute
vice emergent in a timely manner and not less than three patients
per hour during times when the emergent workload is low.
While performing under this contract, a contract physician may be
the sole provider of medical treatment in the Emergency Center
during a scheduled shift. The contract provider shall be fully
aware that other than ancillary and support personnel, he or she
shall be fully prepared to provide all of the emergency services
required without assistance or supplementation by other MTF
Physicians performing services shall have sufficient experience to
be able to adequately diagnose and treat diseases/injuries; perform
medical procedures/tasks to include, but not limited to the
following: disease and/or injuries related to the Skin, Head, Eyes,
Nose, Throat, Neck, Cardiovascular System, Gastrointestinal System,
Lymphatic System, Musculoskeletal System, Genitourinary System,
Reproductive System, Psychiatric Disease, Central Nervous System,
Endocrine System and Peripheral Nervous System.
Provide immediate evaluation and management of emergency patients
as they present themselves for care.
Treating urgent and non-urgent patients the contract physician
shall abide by the service standards established by the hospital
regarding expectations for timeliness of care and service
Patients presenting themselves with non-acute conditions shall be
reassured and treated in priority as established by medical
Provide medical care to patients in the holding area when
Prepare appropriate narrative summaries and patient profiles
changes and document history, physical examinations, and
Document appropriate history, physical examination, required
laboratory and x-ray examinations, preliminary diagnosis (as
appropriate) prior to healthcare treatment.
Degree: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy
Experience: A minimum of one year in the past three years as an
active Emergency Medicine Physician.
Board Certification: Must be board certified in Emergency Medicine
or Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice and have
extensive current emergency medicine experience (worked more than
20 hours per week for the past twelve months in a similar or higher
level emergency care setting.).
Internship/Residency: Successful completion of an internship and
residency program (corresponding to the specialty required in the
TO) which has been approved by the Accreditation Council for
Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral
Training of the American Osteopathic Association. Subsequent to
obtaining a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree, a
candidate must have had at least 1 year of supervised experience
providing direct service in a clinical setting (i.e., a 1-year
internship or the first year of a residency program in a hospital
or an institution accredited for such training). For purposes of
this requirement, graduate training programs include only those
internship, residency, and fellowship programs that are approved by
accrediting bodies recognized within the United States or Canada.
Descriptions of such programs are described below.
An internship program involves broadly based clinical practice in
which physicians acquire experience in treating a variety of
medical problems under supervision (e.g., internal medicine,
surgery, general practice, obstetrics-gynecology, and pediatrics).
Such programs are in hospitals or other institutions accredited for
internship training an appropriate accrediting body.
A residency program involves training in a specialized field of
medicine in a hospital or an institution accredited for training in
the specialty by an appropriate accrediting body.
A fellowship program involves advanced training (beyond residency
training) in a given medical specialty in either a clinical or
research setting in a hospital or an institution accredited in the
United States for such training.
Licensure: Must be in good standing, and under no clinical
restriction, with the state licensure board in any state in which a
license is held.
Certifications: Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS), Advanced
Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support
(PALS). Certifications must be obtained through an American Heart
Association-approved training program.
Shall have and maintain a current Drug Enforcement Administration
(DEA) registration number (certificate). License must correspond to
DEA registration number.
Possess a National Practitioner Identifier.
The performance hours of Blanchfield Army Community Hospital are as
follows: 24 hours daily/seven (7) days a week/ 365 (366 days during
leap years) days per year including Holidays. The BACH will provide
the work schedule a minimum of 5-6 weeks in advance with schedules
that are 10 or 12-hour shifts. All providers are required to
provide a minimum of 5-night shifts per month. Shifts beginning at
6:00 pm, 8:00 pm, and 9:00 pm are considered night shifts.
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