TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a Physician Assistant to j oin our Emergency Department team at Banner Churchill Community Hospital in Fallon, Nevada. This 8-bed ED has an annual volume of 16,000 and offers two 12-hour physician shifts and 12-hours daily APC coverage. There is an admittance rate of 11%, transfer rate of 6% as well as backup for surgery, OB/GYN, Ortho, pediatrics, cardiology and ENT. Other features include hospital-based EMS services and Cerner/First Net EMR. We ask that you have 1 year of experience in emergency medicine with ACLS and PALS certifications.
- competitive compensation
- great health benefits
- and priceless intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts
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 Medicine with an ambulance service that covers almost 6,000-square miles.
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.