Doctor and Physician Assistant (PA)

Tangiers International · Metairie, Louisiana
Department Tangiers International
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Experienced

Doctor and Physician Assistant (PA)


Medical Doctors and Physicians Assistants (PAs) (Emergency Medicine, Primary Care, Intensive Care, Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, Surgery and other acute care specialists) wanted for crisis and disaster deployment.


Tangiers International are seeking qualified and experienced doctors of all specialties for crises and disaster deployment for crisis response projects, subject to contract award. If you hold current and in date medical license and are interested in an exciting, remote and austere prehospital and hospital medicine posting please send your resume and supporting certifications to hr@tangiersgroup.com.


Qualifications:


  • Fully Licensed medical doctor or physician assistant   
  • Trained and certified in Advanced Life Support (ALS) with independent practice
  • Clinical skills to include Airway, breathing and Circulation (ABCs), including administering IV fluids, medications, blood and blood products in the prehospital environment;


·       Three years’ experience in the practice of medicine;


·       Recent clinical experience of at least six months within the last 24 months;


·       Basic computer skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint);


·       Willingness to work in all kinds of contexts worldwide, including unstable areas across diverse clinical teams;


  • Recommended to have current and in date Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) OR Advanced Life Support (UK OR European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Certified);
  • Recommended to have current and in date Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) or Certified and in date Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) / Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
  • Must have knowledge of Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) / Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) main concepts;
  • Must be able to triage, treat and manage patients independently within your specialty;
  • Knowledge of Remote Damage Control Resuscitation (DCR), administering primary healthcare medications and medications and performing advanced respiratory procedures including emergency surgical cricothyroidotomy and Endotracheal intubation;
  • Must have a current and in date Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and be competent at performing Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and completing primary and secondary trauma assessments using the “CABCD” approach (Catastrophic Bleed, Airway, Breathing, Circulation/Massive Haemorrhage, Respiratory Circulation and Hypothermia (CABC/MARCH);
  • This is a challenging, far forward post and the ability to be an independent and focused practitioner is vital, the above requirements are the bare minimum, advanced clinical skills are a must


 

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  • Location
    Metairie, Louisiana
  • Department
    Tangiers International
  • Employment Type
    Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced