Physician House Surgeon- Per Diem

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Job ID: 58937
Area of Interest: Professionals
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: Weekdays 7P-7A; Weekends 7AM-7AM
Job Facility: UMMC Midtown Campus
Employment Type: Supplemental/Per Diem
What You Will Do:

The house surgeon shall be on site during his/her scheduled hours and shall be charged with performing the following duties and responsibilities that are the essence of the position.


  • Provide medical/surgical care in the hospital with appropriate supervision of house staff, medical students, nurse practitioners and physician assistants


    • Answer all emergency calls arising in the hospital during his/her shift.

    • Evaluate all in-patients as requested by the nursing staff or an attending staff physician or surgeon.

    • Evaluate all postoperative inpatients as requested by the nursing staff or private surgeon.

    • Perform surgical consultations and provide assistance for IV access for hospital patients as requested by staff physicians and in concert with on-call attending staff surgeons.

    • Provide surgical assistance as requested.

    • Respond to codes and provide airway assistance as needed.

What You Need to Be Successful:

  • Shall be licensed to practice in Maryland.

  • Shall have completed at least two (2) years postgraduate clinical training in surgery.

  • Be subject to the approval of the Board of Directors and the Medical Staff of the hospital for staff privileges.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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