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Hospital Medicine – Physician Assistant

Upson Regional Medical Center-Hospitalist

Thomaston, GA

Job Description

  • 101 hospital beds
  • Average daily census: 19
  • Open ICU without intensivist backup
  • ICU Beds: 10
  • 1MD & 1NP for coverage model
  • 12 hour physician coverage (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
  • Telehospitalist coverage (7:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.)
  • EMR: Meditech
  • No procedures-not required to intubate or do central lines
  • Will be responsible for basic vent management and total ICU care
  • $75K commencement bonus tied to a two-year commitment- eligible only to FT physicians

Facility Information

Upson Regional Medical Center is an acute care hospital staffed with more than 500 healthcare professionals. Committed to patient satisfaction, the hospital is equipped with the latest technology to offer more and better services including cardiology, women and children, orthopedics, outpatient and much more. Upson Regional Medical Center received an A for safety from The Leapfrog Group.

Community Information

Thomaston is a town with a population of 10,000 centrally located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains only within 60 miles from Atlanta, Macon and Columbus. This family friendly community offers below national average cost of living, affordable housing, plenty of recreational amenities and options for public education. Named one of the best 100 small-towns in America by Norman Crampton, this is a great place to call home.  

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