Job Number:
Posted Date:
Physician Assistant
Austin, TX 78745
Locum Leaders
Pay Rate:
$63.00 - $75.00

Job Description & Requirements

Start Date:
Regular 12
Job Type:
Locum Tenens

Locums Trauma Surgery Physician Assistant job opportunity in Austin, Texas!
  • Starting ASAP and ongoing
  • Schedule: 7 on 7 off. Required to work day and night shift. (Will not mix day and night during current 7 on period.) 8a to 8p or 8p to 8a
  • Ideally blocks of 7 days - 12-hour shifts
  • Patient volume: 10-15
  • EMR: Meditech and HCA Patient Keeper
  • Invasive procedures – arterial lines, central lines, chest tubes
  • Daily rounds in STICU, TCU, Med-Surg overflow
  • Initial consults
  • Respond to trauma bays
  • Approx. 280-300 traumas a month
  • 30-35 patients a day on rounds
  • 45 hospital admissions per week (8 admissions on call per night)
  • Exam Rooms: 3; Procedure Rooms: 1
  • # of Physicians: 6 – PA will have prescriptive authority with all of the providers
Required Qualifications:
  • Texas license required
  • Basic Life Support Certification
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification
  • 2-5 years Trauma experience
  • 16 hours Trauma-related CEU/CME.
  • 1st assist experience

Job Benefits

In addition to the industry’s most comprehensive benefits package that includes medical licensing assistance, the arrangement of professional liability insurance, and housing and travel booking assistance, Locum Leaders is proud to offer our providers a reduction in the wait time to be presented at facilities where you were previously presented or worked from 24 months to 6 months.

About The Company

Locum Leaders, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation’s leader in temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs. We provide temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs nationwide for physicians of all specialties, as well as physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs). As a company of AMN Healthcare, we’re able to offer more competitive opportunities and benefits for job seekers than any other locum tenens company. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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