Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Practice Scope: Hospital-based ED practice at an Oregon Critical Access Hospital
Affiliated Hospital: Saint Alphonsus Medical Center (SAMC) – Baker City
Practice Model: Employment
Requirements: Individual with a doctor of medicine (MD) or a doctor of osteopathy (DO) degree (MD/DO); board certification, or board eligibility in emergency medicine or family practice; current, unrestricted full medical license in Oregon; valid controlled substance registration with Oregon Board of Pharmacy and DEA; successful completion of ACLS, PALS and ATLS; satisfy other applicable clinical experience qualifications as set forth by the SAMC-Baker City Medical Staff Emergency Medicine credentialing and delineation of privileges.
Work Schedule: 24 hour shifts. 60 shifts scheduled yearly.
Call: No call
EMR/EHR: Inpatient EMR /Order Entry: Cerner PowerChart®
Practice Opportunity Highlights
SAMC – Baker City, Oregon is a 25 bed Critical Access Hospital (i.e. CAH) serving Baker County and the surrounding communities in eastern Oregon. Saint Alphonsus Baker City has an excellent opportunity for an experienced emergency medicine or family practice BC/BE physician to practice in the Emergency Department, which is a Level IV Trauma Designation in the State of Oregon. The well-qualified candidate will commit to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care in the Emergency Department and support the regional needs of the Oregon Trauma System and the Saint Alphonsus Trauma Network. Requirements include a strong clinical background and completion of the required delineation of privileging which includes ACLS, PALS and ATLS as a minimum. The opportunity also requires Oregon medical licensure and granting of privileges at Saint Alphonsus Baker City.
Saint Alphonsus Baker City annually has approximately 7,400 visits to the Emergency Department. The Emergency Room Physician will typically average 20 patients per day. Lab, X-ray, MRI, CT, ultrasound and pharmacy are available 24-7 using a combination of on-site and on-call basis. Back-up on site specialty services at Saint Alphonsus Baker City include Family Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopedics, OB, Rheumatology and Ophthalmology. To learn more about Saint Alphonsus, please visit www.saintalphonsus.org.