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Physician Assistant

Experienced Emergency Medicine Position Available in Rhode Island

TeamHealth is seeking an emergency medicine advanced practice clinician to join the team at South County Hospital Healthcare System in Wakefield, Rhode Island. Candidates must have previous emergency medicine experience with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a nurse practitioner or physician assistant in an emergency department (new graduates or candidates with less than 3 years of emergency medicine experience will not be considered for the position). Current ACLS and PALS certifications are required. Previous certification or current certification in ATLS is a plus but not required.

This facility's emergency department sees an annual volume of 22,000. Clinicians currently work 12-hour shifts (9am-9pm/12pm-12am). Candidates must be available for all shifts including 2 full weekends per month. This is a full-time opportunity.

Position Highlights:

  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance
  • Free CMEs through TeamHealth Institute

South County Hospital Healthcare System

Wakefield, Rhode Island


Leading facility in southern Rhode Island

South County Health is a premier healthcare provider in southern Rhode Island. Comprised of South County Hospital, South County Home Health, South County Medical Group and South County Surgical Supply, these facilities offer a comprehensive range of inpatient, outpatient and home health services. South County Hospital is an independent, non-profit, acute-care hospital offering the latest technology and care to the region it serves.


Natural beauty

Just 32 miles from Providence and 18 miles from Newport, Wakefield is a beautiful coastal community that offers tranquil living with close proximity to the arts, academia, fine cuisine, and the attractions of Providence. The University of Rhode Island is also just a short distance away. The natural beauty of Wakefield can be enjoyed while golfing, boating, fishing, whale watching, or swimming and wading at public and private beaches.

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