Physician / Pediatrics / Arizona / Permanent / Emergency Physician Job
Company: Kurz Solutions
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Prescott, Arizona...keep it as your own little secret, or sing of
its praises from the rooftop? That IS the question...
The Community - Prescott, Arizona
Nestled at an elevation of 5,200 feet above sea level amongst the
largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Pres'ott's
perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with
four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes
complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and rolling
meadows filled with wildlife.
Here you'll find many things to do including horseback riding,
golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping, mountain biking, local
breweries, restaurants, shopping, and a hometown feel that keeps
visitors, young and old, coming back year after year. Once the
territorial capital of the state, Prescott is rich with history
embodied in its world-famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical
landmarks. Whether you're seeking to relax in a natural environment
filled with beauty and wildlife, or the history of Wyatt Earp, Doc
Holliday, and cowboy forays in the most famous saloons of the Old
West, check out the True West and Real Adventure. Have you ever
been to one of those unicorn places that you can't believe has
managed to stay under the radar as long as it has? And then you're
conflicted, because you want to shout its praises from the
rooftops, yet simultaneously keeps its wonders all for yourself,
too? That's Prescott, Arizona. Home to a charming downtown and
stunning outdoor spaces, it's an idyllic mountain escape less than
two hours from Phoenix when the high desert heat starts to wear on
you. Home to the largest free bluegrass festival in the I.S., the
worlds oldest rodeo, and Arizona's official Christmas city,
Prescott is teeming with festivities year-round.
Explore Prescott here!
About the Facility - Prescott VAMC
The Northern Arizona VA Healthcare System is a Joint
Commission-accredited, complexity level three facility serving over
27,000 Veterans across Northern Arizona. NAVAHCS provides a
continuum of primary and secondary level medical, rehabilitative,
and long-term care to Veterans residing in northern and central
Arizona. Acute medical care consists of primary and secondary
inpatient medicine and ambulatory care, which includes general
medicine, ambulatory procedures, and selected specialized medical
clinics. The Emergency Department is open 24 hours/7 days a
Facility Address: 500 Hwy 89 North Prescott, AZ 86401
RESPONSIBILITIES (listed are included but not limited to)
Emergency physicians shall provide immediate medical evaluation,
examination, diagnosis, treatment, and/or referral of patients who
present for care in the ED. "Present for care" includes patients
referred to the Emergency Department by other medical providers in
the VA Healthcare Facility system (such as outpatient clinics,
outlying clinics, ED Fast Track, inpatient, etc.). The ED physician
shall provide professional advice to other VA providers with regard
to professional management of patients in their fast-track portion
of the Emergency Department as well. The Contractor physician care
shall cover the range of emergency room care typically provided in
an urban civilian practice of similar size.
The following list is an example of the types of cases, but is not
- Major trauma, including fractures of multiple extremities, stab
wounds, open wounds of the chest and abdomen, head trauma,
suspected spine injuries, lacerations, amputations.
- Major medical emergencies such as cardiac arrest, myocardial
infarction, respiratory failure, shock.
- Obstetrical emergencies such as deliveries of single or
multiple births, acute pregnancy complications, vaginal
- Pediatric emergencies, including neonatal resuscitations.
- Acute psychiatric problems, including suicide attempts.
- Lower-acuity complaints including viral illnesses, other
infections, minor orthopedic problems, minor trauma, alcohol abuse
(i.e. "urgent care" patients).
- Other miscellaneous medical problems both acute and
- Unrestricted license to practice medicine in any U.S. State or
- ABEM-Certification is preferred, but other Board Certifications
are acceptable (Family Medicine or Internal Medicine certification)
with no less than 2 years of full-time ER experience in a
- Must be an MD or DO and be capable of treating patients of all
- Must have and maintain current certification in Basic Life
Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certificate and Pediatric
Advanced Life Support Certificate by way of an American Heart
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