On- call - page 2

Hi, For those of you (like me) who are "On call" for your department (OR, PACU, ER,GI LAB,Cath LAB.......), what do you get an hour for "being on call?". We recieve $3.30 an hour to hold the pager,... Read More

  1. by   atownsendrn
    $3.00 per hour. Regular pay + call pay if called in. Have to be clocked in within 30 minutes of being called. + any differential (shift, weekend) that are appropriate. HHHaattttttteeeeeee being on call.
  2. by   sharann
    We aren't do so bad then, though we are the lowest paid in any local hospital within 3 counties wide (L.A County is big). If we go in and case is cancelled, we are out of luck. No minimum. It's sad to have to come in for a DandC which takes OR 10 minutes (though they set up) then we are don in 1 hour. It takes longer to come and go than to take care of the pt. Oh well. Call does suck.