Emergency Medicine Physician in Historic Lamar, CO

Lamar, CO
Mar 06, 2023
Apr 06, 2023
Specialty / Focus
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Practice Setting
Hospital / Health System
Job Details

Full-Time, Part-Time & PRN Emergency Medicine Physicians needed for Prowers Medical Center in Lamar, Colorado!

Position Profile:
  • Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and General Surgery specialties accepted
  • Current ATLS, ACLS, BLS, PALS and NRP preferred
  • Current unrestricted Colorado state medical license and DEA
  • 400 hours of Emergency Department experience required over the last 2 years
  • Annual ED volume of 8,000 visits
  • 12 or 24 Hr. shifts

Physician Benefits:
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Independent Contractor status
  • Industry leading programs and services
  • Single-point-of-contact for all scheduling
  • Flexible scheduling

Please contact Allison Colwell, Regional Manager, at Allison.Colwell@EnvisionHealth.com or 850-483-8186 for more information about this opportunity.

Facility Information

Thanks to Charles Maxwell, a former resident, Lamar opened its first hospital in 1920, called Charles Maxwell Hospital. In 1946, the Dominican Sisters of the Immaculate Conception purchased the hospital and renamed it Sacred Heart Hospital. In 1967, the formation of the Prowers County Hospital District assumed responsibility and renamed the hospital Prowers Medical Center, and still operates the hospital today.

Today’s campus includes 25 private patient rooms, 4 family birthing rooms, an outpatient sleep study laboratory, a special care unit, a chapel, a healing garden, a visitors’ welcome center, a gift shop, state-of-the-art operating rooms, advanced emergency services, a large rehabilitation gym, and an advanced radiology department with digital mammography, CT scan, MRI and a digital X-ray suite.

With an annual ED volume of 8,000 visits, Prowers Medical Center’s Emergency Services staff provides quality and compassionate care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Emergency services at Prowers Medical Center are offered in a state-of-the-art facility that has recently been updated and expanded to a 7-bed, 9,500 square foot emergency department. Emergency department professionals strive to accommodate patients with particular needs including psychiatric care with a separate psychiatric illness room, two trauma rooms with bedside computer charting, negative pressure exam room and private patient consultation area.
  • Certified CMS Critical Access Hospital
  • Named a Top 100 Critical Care Hospital in 2020
  • DNV-GL Accredited, an accomplishment that signifies strict national standards of care for quality and patient safety

Community Information

Lamar is a quiet, rural town in southeast Colorado and the #1 most affordable city to live in the state!

Things to do:
  • Big Timbers Museum
  • 23 miles from John Martin Reservoir State Park
  • Annual High Plains Snow Goose Festival
  • Beautiful "Spreading Antlers" golf course

For additional information regarding special events, places to go and do in this wonderful community please visit the Lamar Chamber of Commerce web site. http://lamarchamber.com/

Benefits and Compensation

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.

Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:
  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
  • A-rated professional liability insurance
  • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
  • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
  • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
  • Clinician mental health and well-being support
  • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

Company Information

Envision Physician Services is a leading national medical group, delivering care when and where it's needed most. Our team of 25,000 clinicians specializes in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgery and women's and children's care. Together, we care for more than 32 million patients a year and support healthcare partners across 45 states and the District of Columbia

As a part of Envision Healthcare, we are making a meaningful difference in patients' lives and driving innovations that improve the delivery of care and the health of communities in every corner of America. We treat more than 15 percent of the country's emergency department visits, deliver more than 120,000 babies, conduct more than 10 million radiology reads and provide more than 2.6 million anesthesia cases each year.

We are focused on protecting and empowering clinicians so they can focus on what matters most - caring for patients. We do this by providing mental health and well-being resources, administrative support, clinical best practices, clinical research opportunities, leadership coaching and more. Our unique structure enables us to develop local practices that support clinicians with regionally-based clinical leaders and operational expertise from our expansive nationwide network.

Each Envision partner facility or health system has its own unique culture, but all of our sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the group's core values of being patient-focused, team-oriented and caregiver-inspired.

Envision Physician Services values the diverse perspectives and experiences of our teams. We recognize that through our collective expertise, we can improve the delivery of care for patients and clinicians. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion here and how we are supporting clinician wellness here . We are proud to be an EOE/AA employer.

Recruiter Information

Allison Colwell