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Hospitalist Travel Physician in Birmingham, AL at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 6/6/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    14th Street South
    Birmingham, AL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/6/2020

Job Description



Live where you want. Practice where you’re needed. Join a team of an elite travel physicians, as a full-time TeamHealth Special Operations Hospitalist, who provide care in locations across the U.S. As part of the team, you’ll gain a challenging, yet flexible career working in a diverse range of practice settings – all while gaining first-class experience and an excellent compensation package.

As a part of our Special Operations Hospitalist team, you will assist with hospitalist coverage across the Southeast in the locations of Georgia, Florida, Virginia, South Carolina, Tennessee, North Carolina, Kentucky, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas. Our Special Ops physician can practice in a variety of settings including small, rural facilities or large, regional care centers. TeamHealth supports you with licensure, travel, mentorship, credentialing support, leadership training and an excellent compensation package. And when you’re off – you’re off, to enjoy your favorite activities outside of medicine.

To join this elite Hospitalist Special Ops physician team, you should be board certified in internal medicine, able to round on 18-20 patients on a 12-hour shift and have flexibility in covering both day and night schedules. In addition, Special Ops physicians should be comfortable in a variety of practice settings and easily create good relationships with nursing and administrative staff.

At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do.

We are proud to be the leading physician practice in the U.S., driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class operating team. To improve the experience of our physicians and advanced practice clinicians, we empower them to act on what they believe is right, free clinicians from distractions so they can focus on patient care, invest in learning and development to promote growth in the clinical field and foster an environment where continuous improvement is a shared priority.

Position Highlights:
  • First-class experience with first-class pay
  • Practice across your region but live where you want
  • Independent Contractor status
  • Full-time position with 130 hours per month (11 shifts)
  • Excellent alternative to locums with guaranteed shifts/hours
  • Various practice settings with appropriate patient census
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Sign-on bonus and potential annual retention bonus available
  • Outstanding risk management program
  • Support of national network of hospitalist experts
  • Reimbursement for licensure, certifications and travel
  • LiveWell WorkLife services includes an associate assistance program and other emotional wellbeing initiatives
  • Access to educational resources, professional development tools and free CME through TeamHealth Institute
Special Ops PhysicianSpecial Ops team members are credentialed at multiple hospital medicine client sites within a specified region. A Special Ops team member must be adaptive and possess excellent communication skills and a team-player attitude. Flexibility and the ability to travel is a must. Ability to perform procedures is a plus. Willingness to work nights, weekends and some holidays is required and we offer very flexible schedules to accommodate your lifestyle!

 

Alabama's largest cityWith a population of more than one million people, Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama situated in the center of the state near the Talladega National Forest and Tuscaloosa, home of the University of Alabama. Visit the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum or one of the city's notable Civil Rights landmarks and museums. Another attraction of note is the city's growing culinary scene; pair fantastic eats with a brewery tour to explore the region's many local brewing companies. Add to all these perks an affordable coast of living and easy access to exciting destinations like Atlanta, the Gulf Coast, Chattanooga and more!

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