Job #: 11968
Title: Physician Specialist (2543)
Job Location: Toledo, Ohio - United States
Salary: $100.00 - $130.00 - US Dollars - Hourly
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Part Time or Full Time Physician Specialist Opportunity - Toledo, Ohio JOB DESCRIPTION
Conducts medical assessments, examinations and prescribes treatment for patients. Directs patient medical care and related activities; examines patients for proper diagnosis; orders and/or performs diagnostic examinations/tests; orders laboratory work; monitors and treats patient`s progress; acts as consultant to other medical staff on medical/surgical-related symptomatology of patients; completes appropriate documentation of activities; completes examination, Medicare billing and other reports in a timely and comprehensive manner; makes rounds and examines patients on all nursing units; provides emergency medical care to patients (e.g., examines patients for diagnosis of acute distress; determines immediate treatment of patient injuries, illnesses, and/or emotional crisis [e.g., cardiac arrest, neurological problems, ingestion of toxic/illicit substances, drug overdoses]; prescribes emergency medication as deemed necessary; performs/orders diagnostic tests to determine severity/extent of disease/trauma; interprets EKG`s; monitors, evaluates and/or assesses further treatment; determines necessity of transfer to general hospital for care; coordinates and acts as liaison for acute care emergency medical services with medical/surgical hospitals in the Toledo Metro Area; completes appropriate documentation of activities); provides medical consultation and provides management recommendations for patients; contacts external medical agencies for patient follow-up or consultation referrals; attends to emergency treatment for accidents; prepares Quality Assurance (QA) reports; reviews and reports to Chief Clinical Officer (COO); accepts assignments from COO and/or Medical Director; provides medical record documentation that meet accrediting agency, federal standards and requirements for Medicare reimbursement.
Works with the Clinic staff for the operation of the following entities: Medical Clinic; Ancillary Medical Services (e.g., laboratory, x-ray and EKG services); contract services for medical and surgical consultations (i.e., podiatry, eye, neurology and other specialties) and other contract services as needed. In collaboration with the CEO or designee, participates in budget development and expense management for areas of responsibility; assists the assigned staff to develop and evaluate the achievement of goals, objectives and quality outcomes for the physical medical care of patients; collaborates with the interdisciplinary health team and coordinates the medical and physical aftercare of patients; leads and directs a recovery focused approach to the patient`s medical and physical needs and works with the treatment teams to integrate those needs with the other recovery needs; evaluates the quality of care provided through coordination with the QA/PI Department and the medical staff QA/PI and hospital safety plans.
Serves as primary liaison with hospital medical/clinical staff and community resources on emergency diagnosis and treatment: instructs other medical/clinical staff (e.g., physicians, resident physicians, psychiatrists, medical support staff, medical students) in emergency aspects of medicine and general medical/surgical areas; provides lectures/seminars to other medical clinical staff in specialized area (e.g., Emergency Medicine); conducts case conferences as requested; consults with hospital`s senior staff regarding hospital`s medical/medical emergency policies and procedures; recruits affiliated doctors in other specialty areas to provide in-service lectures/seminars to appropriate staff; completes appropriate CME activities to remain clinically up to date; completes records/documentation as required to above activities; participates in other activities as requested by CCO (e.g., Morbidity and Mortality reviews); and completes documentation appropriate to activities as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS
* MD or DO with completed residency in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, or Emergency Medicine
Certificate to practice medicine issued by State Medical Board, pursuant to Section 4731.14 of Revised Code and certificate of registration issued by State Medical Board, pursuant to Section 4731.281 of Revised Code or limited registration with subsequent application for next available biennial medical state board examination (i.e., Federation Licensing Examination) to test for limited certificate per Section 4731.292 of Revised Code as it applies for foreign medical graduates.
Major Worker Characteristics
Knowledge of English; anatomy; physiology; medicine; psychology. Skill in administering treatments and medication. Ability to deal with many variables and determine specific course of action; interpret extensive variety of technical material in medical journals; handle sensitive contacts with persons who are ill.
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