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Emergency Medicine Physician in Buffalo, NY at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

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Further your career through our opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department (ED) team full-time at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo in Buffalo, New York. This new ED features 34 private treatment rooms, three airborne isolation rooms, two resuscitation rooms, a 24/7 radiology suite and digital x-ray capabilities in the ED, bedside sonograms (Sonosite) and Medhost EMR system.

The ED sees an annual patient volume of 53,000, and we provide both physician and APC coverage. Qualified candidates will be board certified in emergency medicine or board certified in family or internal medicine with recent emergency medicine experience. Current ACLS, ATLS, and PALS certifications are also required.

For more than 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

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



Position Highlights:
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Relocation assistance
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Independent contractor status
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program
One of the largest hospitals in Western New York
Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, a 473-bed facility, is one of the largest hospitals in Western New York with the region's busiest emergency department. Accredited by the Joint Commission, Mercy Hospital meets the highest quality and safety standards in the field to provide a comprehensive continuum of services. Mercy Hospital of Buffalo is a part of Catholic Health, a non-profit healthcare system focused on compassion and using the latest technology to provide award-winning care to western New York.

 



More than just wings!
Buffalo, New York is located in Western New York on the eastern shores of Lake Erie and is the second most populous city in the state. Buffalo is a city rich with culture and history. The entertainment scene includes fine collections of modern and contemporary art, an award-winning philharmonic orchestra, professional sporting events, incredible outdoor activities, and festivals like the National Buffalo Wing Festival. Get ready for architectural masterpieces by Frank Lloyd Wright and others, world class modern art at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, and countless festivals and events, because Buffalo is alive with things to do and discover! If shopping is your thing, you'll find everything from hip boutiques in Buffalo's trendy Elmwood Village neighborhood to major department stores at a number of local shopping centers and malls, including the Walden Galleria. If you want fine-dining, Buffalo offers a diverse and sophisticated culinary scene that will satisfy the most discriminating palate. As an All America City, a gateway to one of the Seven Wonders of Wonders of the Natural World, and a center of commercial development and cultural activity, Buffalo inspires. And with a new master plan for schools, a newly designed award-winning airport, and innovative efforts to bring the region's economy to a new level, Buffalo moves.