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Staff Physician at Careerbuilder in Kensington, Maryland

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.





Job Description:

Department:
18015_45100 HCHP Kensington
Expected Weekly Hours:
40
Shift:
Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:
The Staff Physician is responsible for managing the diagnosis and efficient and effective treatment of patients to include a therapeutic health service that focuses on health restoration, health maintenance and disease prevention. Providing patient exams and consultations striving to reach 10 patient visits per 4 hour session.
The Staff Physician is responsible for participating in the Center's Quality Performance Improvement program.
The Staff Physician advises management on clinical matters and the results of any external audits, clinical quality problems and the progress of quality improvement efforts.
The Staff Physician maintains in compliance with Federal, State, and Local health care regulations as well as the Joint Commission standards.
Primary medical care will be provided in a culturally competent manner to a geriatric population in a practice located in a senior living community. After hours call coverage will be maintained as appropriate.
Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

Minimum Licensure/Certification Required (if applicable):
Medical Doctor with current Maryland licensure free from restrictions or limitations.
DEA registered
CDS licensed
CPR certified

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
Graduation from an accredited school of medicine and successful completion of a residency program. Minimum of 3 years clinical experience in Geriatric outpatient setting. Demonstrated leadership, communication, and analytical skills. Able to use computers. Reads, writes, speaks and comprehends English.

Job Description Details:

General Summary:

The Staff Physician is responsible for managing the diagnosis and efficient and effective treatment of Health Center patients to include a therapeutic health service that focuses on health restoration, health maintenance and disease prevention. Providing patient exams and consultations striving to reach 10 patient visits per 4 hour session.

The Staff Physician is responsible for participating in the Center's Quality Performance Improvement program.

The Staff Physician advises management on clinical matters and the results of any external audits, clinical quality problems and the progress of quality improvement efforts.

The Staff Physician maintains in compliance with Federal, State, and Local health care regulations as well as the Joint Commission standards.

Primary medical care will be provided in a culturally competent manner to a medically underserved, low income, uninsured patient population.

After hours coverage will be maintained as appropriate.

Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

Minimum Licensure/Certification Required (if applicable):

Medical Doctor with current Maryland licensure free from restrictions or limitations.

DEA registered

CDS licensed

CPR certified

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Graduation from an accredited school of medicine and successful completion of a residency program. Minimum of 3 years clinical experience in acute care setting, preferably a community health center serving culturally diverse and underserved patient populations. A minimum of two years supervisory experience required. Experience in the development and management of quality, risk, and utilization review processes. Demonstrated leadership, communication, and analytical skills. Bilingual preferred Able to use computers. Reads, writes, speaks and comprehends English.

Working Conditions:

Physical Requirements: Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Visual Acuity: The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.

Environmental Conditions: The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals.

Reporting Relationship:

Reports to the Director

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.