TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a physician assistant or nurse practitioner to join our emergency department team part-time at Banner Churchill Community Hospital in Fallon, Nevada. This 8-bed emergency department has a volume of 16,000/year, two 12-hour physician shifts, an admission rate of 11%, a transfer rate of 6%, backup for surgery, OB/Gyn, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, ENT, hospital based EMS services. This facility uses Cerner/First Net EMR. We ask that you have experience in emergency medicine and ACLS and PALS certifications. No new graduates are being considered at this time.
- Full benefits
- Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Freedom from practice management hassles
- Flexible scheduling
- Free CME opportunities through the TeamHealth Institute
Award-winning care, close to home
Banner Churchill Community Hospital is a 25-bed licensed hospital serving the Fallon, Nevada, community. The facility received a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services based on patient experience surveys. Offering acute and primary care, Banner Churchill Community Hospital provides a full range of services, including comprehensive emergency care with an ambulance service that covers more than 5,900 square miles. Opened in 1996, Banner Churchill Community Hospital serves a rural population of approximately 45,000 people, and employs over 300 people and has over 40 active physicians and allied health professionals.
Located in the Lahontan Valley, Fallon is the county seat of Churchill County, Nevada, in the western part of the state. Fallon and Churchill County are mostly agricultural areas. Although the area is arid, approximately 50,000 acres (200 km2) of its pastureland are irrigated with water from the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District. The principal crop grown is alfalfa for livestock feed. The largest single employer in Fallon and Churchill County is the important Naval Air Station Fallon, a training airfield that has been the home of the U.S. Navy's Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center including the TOPGUN training program since 1996, when it was moved to Fallon from Naval Air Station Miramar.