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16 Jan 2020

Full-Time Family Physician – Napa, CA

OLE Health – Posted by gvega Anywhere

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for providing quality primary health care to patients while working closely with other healthcare staff in a team approach. The staff physician is a credentialed, licensed physician who is a salaried (exempt) employee who provides primary care medical services.

KNOWLEDGE OF WORK

Knowledge of Electronic Health Records and related computer systems
Ability to collaborate with mutual providers of treatment in mental health and substance use settings as well as work well with the primary care team
Ability to prioritize and multi-task and have strong time management skills

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide the following health care services for patients: assessment/evaluation, diagnosis, treatment/prescribing, planning and education
Provide medical services to include acute care, periodic re-evaluations, and management of chronic conditions. May include services in specialized areas (such as obstetrics and HIV/AIDS) as required
Review and manage patient information including labs, diagnostic images, prescription refills, outside consultation notes, previous medical records, specialist referrals, etc.
Prescribe and administer medications and treatment regimens according to assessed medical conditions.  Review medication(s) that patient is currently taking, prior to prescribing to prevent adverse reactions
Refer patients to specialists and to relevant patient care services as appropriate
Prioritize patient care throughout the day
Provide acute triage over the phone or with walk in patients
Provide education and information to patients on various diseases, providing handouts as appropriate
Perform various in office procedures as directed
Document all appropriate information in electronic health record system
Respond to messages and relay information to patients and other external sources as needed
Complete various medical related forms as needed
Direct and coordinate the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as appropriate
May participate in and collaborate with staff/teams on various support-related functions including quality assurance, care team development, system optimization, empanelment, policy and procedure development, etc.
Assists in the coordination and integration of all health clinic outreach programs as directed
Participate in education of students
Respond to afterhours outpatient triage calls on a rotation basis
Document care in the medical record and appropriately complete encounter forms for each patient encounter
Maintain hospital privileges, licensure, CPR, and DEA certification, as well as other certifications and licenses as required
Share on-call and hospital rounding responsibilities with other physicians and provide billing information for all off-site encounters
Function as a member of the medical team, including maintaining appropriate communications with other team members and attendance at agency meetings
Participate in Quality Improvement activities, peer review, and other administrative functions as assigned
Maintain ongoing clinical competence through formal and informal Continuing Medical Education activities
Maintain a level of professional and ethical behavior
Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

  1. MD or DO, licensed in California, with Board Certification
  2. Must have or obtain current California medication furnishing license
  3. Must have or obtain current DEA License
  4. Current Basic Life Support CPR certification required
  5. Experience in a community healthcare center preferred
  6. Strong verbal and written communication skills; Bilingual (English/Spanish) language required
  7. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills required; must have ability to handle difficult patients
  8. Must have strong time management skills, ability to prioritize, and work in a fast-paced environment
  9. Excellent problem-solving skills required
  10. Computer and data entry skills required; electronic health record system preferred

 

Job Categories: Physician Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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