(Neurology - Neuro) Locum Tenens

Job Number:
Posted Date:
Lexington, KY 40504
Locum Leaders
Pay Rate:
$168.00 - $180.00

Job Description & Requirements

Start Date:
Regular 24;Weekend;On Call
Job Type:
Locum Tenens

Lexington, KY Neurology coverage.
  • This facility is an advanced primary stroke center certified by the JC and has a high volume of acute code stroke activations. The expectation is a neurology will respond in-person to these calls averaging 1-3 per 24 hours. The neurologist will be expected to see 5-10 new patients daily and consult on 5-10 follow ups daily. 

  • Average daily visits: 10-15 

  • # of hospital admissions per week: 35 

  • Average # of phone calls per night: 0-3 

  • Consults per night: 2 

  • # of admissions while on call: 0 

  • Paging system: Yes 

  • On-call physician for after-hours admission to the hospital. Locum must respond for stroke  

  • ICU involvement: Yes 

  • ER coverage: Yes 

  • Supervising is NOT required 

  • Hospitalist bed size: 220 

  • Trauma level: Not related 


Job Benefits

Locum Leaders is proud to offer locum tenens professionals the industry’s most comprehensive benefits, including medical licensing assistance, professional liability insurance, plus housing and travel benefits. In addition, we offer a lucrative loyalty rewards program and 24/7 customer support.

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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