Overview

Martinsburg VAMC

Immediate need until perm replacement.

8a-8p; 8p-8a with 7 days on, 7 days off

7 bed ICU 1-2 admits day: 6 patients daily

5 other Intensivists are on staff

No call

BLS and ACLS required

Board Certified

Procedures required:

  • Privileges include admission, work-up, diagnosis, and provision of treatment including consultation to patients in need of critical care. Core privileges also include following high risk, high volume, and problem-prone procedures, which are commonly performed by the intensivist in the critical ill patient:

 

  • Airway maintenance, intubation, including FOB

 

  • Ventilator management

 

  • Arterial line placement

 

  • Central venous line placement

 

  • Swan-Ganz placement (Optional)

 

  • Resuscitation including all emergency procedures required

 

  • Hemodynamic Management

 

Critical Care Special Procedures:

  • Sedation

 

  • Bronchoscopy

 

  • Chest Tube Thoracotomy

 

  • Temporary Transvenous Pacemakers (Optional)

 

  • Pericardiocentesis

 

  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy (Optional)

 

 

To apply for this job email your details to ejohnston@topdocs.net