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SCP Health

November 2019

SCP Health

Based: Nationwide
Number of hospital medicine providers: 1,000+ hospitalists, 200+ nurse practitioners/physician assistants
Founded: 1994
Contact: opportunities@scp-health.com; scp-health.com/reach

SCP Health (SCP) is a clinical company. At our core, we work to bring hospitals and healers together in the pursuit of clinical effectiveness. With a portfolio of over 8 million patients, 7,500 providers, 30 states and 400 health care facilities, SCP Health is a leader in clinical practice management spanning the entire continuum of care. That includes emergency medicine, hospital medicine, wellness, telemedicine, intensive care and ambulatory care.

We are expanding rapidly, currently managing 100+ hospital medicine programs, each led by a physician team and an onsite medical director with regional support from a group medical officer. We offer stand-alone hospital medicine programs and integration with the EDs in which we also have contracts.

Facility types range from academic, community and regional access hospitals to trauma centers. We also offer full-time, part-time and PRN employment models.

Services: Services vary by site and hospital size. Hospitalist responsibilities may include:

■ Treat ED unassigned patients

■ Cover ICU patients

■ Consult with subspecialists

■ Treat observation patients

■ Provide preoperative evaluations

■ Collaborate with telehospitalists

■ Collaborate with qualified NPs/PAs

Schedule and coverage: Typical schedules are in a seven-on/seven-off format, but it may vary depending on the demands of the teams and hospitals.

Local highlights: Our locations range from large urban areas to mid-sized cities and smaller rural communities, with opportunities available nationwide.

Published in the November 2019 issue of Today’s Hospitalist

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