Nocturnist Physician

Philadelphia Nocturnist

Jenkintown, PA 19046
Income Potential:
Up to $300,000.00*
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Recruiter's Name:
Nathan Collier
Contact Number:
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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An excellent opportunity for a nocturnist looking for the Philadelphia area.

The incoming nocturnist will be the “doctor in house” during their shifts. They will not be responsible for rounding during the shifts and they will have 2 APP providers with them that the hospital is actively hiring. The APP providers will have assigned floors that they will work. The nocturnist provider will be responsible for: 
  • Typically average of 13-15 admissions per night. These admissions will be split between the APPs and the nocturnist. 60% of the admissions come from private practice and these admissions are all handled by APP.
  • Must be able to run codes in the ICU – although there is no Trauma or Cardio patients that come through the hospital. The ICU is 20 bed with an average census of 12-15.
  • Respond to the nursing home facility that is connected to the hospital, St. Joe's, that is a 35-bed facility
  • The ability to do central lines is a plus
  • The ability to run rapid responses

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.