Cross Country Locums is looking for a PM&R Physician to help near to Lakeport, CA. All details and additional information will be below.
What is patient volume daily? This will vary depending on the number of providers. A single provider will see approximately 25-30 patients per day. When we have two providers its 40-60 patients per day. We normally have Pain providers coming twice a week ( Tuesdays and Thursdays) but could possibly increase that to 3 times a week. What is the support staff? In addition to the pain provider, the team has an LVN/ Pain Case Manager, and an MA for each provider. Telemedicine-psychiatry and Behavioral Health is also available on site as part of a comprehensive care program. Is there call required? No, but that is something we can consider in the future. Is it working with both medical and behavioral health patients? This is a Pain Management position. Most referrals will come from their Primary Care Providers(medical) but some can come from Behavioral Health but usually the flow will be PCPà Pain Management and patients will be seen by Behavioral Health as part of comprehensive care Does the pain management care entail treating a high # of patients with substance use disorders? The substance use disorder patients are usually seen by our MAT program/providers. Are the following treatments necessary? spinal injections-cervical thoracic and lumbar including advanced spinal options like spinal cord stimulation and pumps, Duties include interventional pain - mostly injections, blocks and some medical management. We would prefer the availability of all modalities mentioned if possible.