Hospitalist Job In Vernal, Utah
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Looking for Hospitalist ? The position will be hospital-employed working ten to twelve 24-hour shifts/month, would see 5-20 patients a day (average of 10), round in the morning and in the evening, and cover hospitalized patients for the remainder of the 24 hour shift, coming in to the hospital for admissions. From 10 pm to 6 am, bridge orders from the emergency room are an option. Hospitalists do not need to be on the hospital campus between evenings and mornings, unless there are patients requiring their presence. Procedures are vents, standard ICU patient management (with help of teleintensivist from University of Utah), intubations (anesthesia back-up), central lines (surgery back-up), pulmonary, cardio, etc. Normal demographic of patients, nothing out of the ordinary. No head trauma or other messy or complex trauma. Visa candidates are fine but must have excellent communication skills. All candidates must be residing within The United States to be considered. Excellent Income with signing bonus, relocation assistance, full benefits package plus student loan repayment and stipend possible.
Vernal, the county seat of Uintah County, is a progressive city that won the “America in Bloom” award for its efforts to beautify the community with potted flowers. The city offers numerous educational opportunities beginning with a strong public school system, including charter and private schools. Utah State University has a regional campus that offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate degrees and partners locally with the Uintah Basin Applied Technology College. With a strong local economy over the past decade, the county and city infrastructure has been strengthened, including a new public safety complex, city office buildings, three new schools, a new court house and a recently opened conference center.
Vernal is a veritable paradise for the outdoor enthusiast. Boating, fishing, hiking, white-water rafting, mountain biking, camping - whatever your outdoor passion, it’s all here. The Uinta Mountains, the highest in Utah, surround Vernal with hundreds of lakes and streams teaming with trout. Flaming Gorge Reservoir offers spectacular outdoor activities, including boating, fishing, biking and hiking. The Green River provides blue-ribbon trout fishing and exciting white-water rafting. Nine-Mile Canyon features a breathtaking corridor of Fremont Indian petroglyphs and pictographs. Dry Fork Canyon, Jones Holes and Echo Park also feature these spectacular drawings.
Vernal is also known as Dinosaur country. The Dinosaur National Monument offers one of the largest collections of Jurassic-period bones and fossils as well as scenic highways, wilderness areas and hiking trails. State parks at Steinaker and Red Fleet Reservoirs provide modern campgrounds and wonderful opportunities for boating and fishing. Wildlife is plentiful in the area: bighorn sheep, moose, elk, deer, pronghorn antelope, cougars, coyotes, golden and bald eagles and more.
Welcome to a land of high cliffs, desert sand, sagebrush and mountain peaks. Situated in a beautiful valley in the corner of northeastern Utah, Vernal is a place that abounds in both natural beauty and family-friendly living.
Located in the heart of Vernal, Ashley Regional Medical Center is a 39-bed, acute care facility that provides medical services to the people of Uintah County and surrounding areas. A healthcare leader in the community, the hospital offers a host of services including: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Neurology, Orthopedics, ENT, OB/GYN, and General Surgery.
Ashley Regional is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, and has earned Chest Pain Center accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, the accrediting arm of the American College of Cardiology. We are proud to offer patients access to state-of-the-art technology including: 64-slice CT, Nuclear Medicine and digitized radiology, including Mammography.