Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician
Sikat Group LLC
 Hubert, NC
Our Client is currently recruiting a board certified Emergency Medicine Physician in Jacksonville, North Carolina, to provide care in a newly remodeled non-trauma hospital near the beaches of the Southern Outer Banks to active duty service members and their families (generally a younger, healthy, and low-acuity patient population) in the ED on a rotating schedule with only 2-3 night shifts per month).

The low-cost-of-living area is surrounded by the spectacular outdoor offerings of North Carolina's Crystal Coast (beaches, golf course, parks, bike trails, hiking, etc.). There are no malpractice insurance hassles or state-specific licensing requirements.

Principal Responsibilities


  • Triage and provide appropriate emergency medical care to patients.

  • Provide a full range of physician services in accordance with privileges granted by the hospital's Commanding Officer. 

  • Technically direct, perform, or assist in the instruction of, other health care professionals seeing patients within the scope of their clinical privileges or responsibilities.

  • Promote preventive and health maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills through education and counseling.

  • Request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.

  • Order diagnostic tests as applicable.

  • Prescribe and dispense medications as delineated by the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. 




Minimum Qualifications and Experience


  • Must be Board Certified in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine or the American Osteopathic Association. 

  • Have current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

  • Must have 1 year of experience within the last 3 years as a full-time physician in an emergency department providing treatment to a high volume of patients (5,000+) on an annual basis.

  • Be a graduate from a medical school approved by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the American Medical Association or the American Osteopathic Association or certification by the Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).

  • Have successful completion of a residency program in Emergency Medicine which has been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association or those Canadian training programs approved by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or other appropriate Canadian medical authority.

  • Possess current, valid, unrestricted license in one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.

  • Possess and maintain a current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration number (certificate) to prescribe controlled substances as listed in 21 C.F.R. 1308.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen (for access to Gov't computer systems)




COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS OF THE EMERGENCY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN: 



  • 32.5 days of paid vacation 

  • 10 paid Federal holidays 

  • No malpractice insurance or state-specific licensure requirements 

  • Competitive salary, dental & vision plans, and benefits 

  • Health & Welfare benefit covering costs for health insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance

  • Long-term stability in a low-cost-of-living area near North Carolina's Crystal Coast 




ABOUT OUR CLIENT

Our Client is an award-winning, Joint Commission-certified nationwide healthcare services company that, for over 25 years, has provided medical care for the men and women who serve our country in the U.S. Armed Forces. Their mission is to provide world-class care and give their over 500 healthcare professionals opportunities to improve their skills, learn from the best, and serve the needs of active duty service members, their families, and veterans.