Physician, Family Medicine

  • Marion, AL
  • Full-time
  • Published: 2020-11-13 06:00:00Z

Reports to: Chief Medical Officer

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Treats a mixed patient population, across gender, age and ethnicity, as well as insured and uninsured patients.
  • Interviews and examines patient to determine health history and general physical condition.  Performs physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines.
  • Orders or executes various tests, analyses, and diagnostic images to provide information on patient’s condition.
  • Analyzes reports and findings from labwork and imaging ordered by providers
  • Diagnoses conditions as appropriate
  • Prescribes or recommends drugs or other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures.  
  • Orders vaccinations for patients as appropriate  
  • Performs minor surgery.  
  • Refers patients to medical specialist or other practitioner for specialized treatment.
  • Educates patients on a variety of health topics as appropriate during patient encounters
  • Provides accurate and timely documentation of all patient encounters including phone encounters
  • Completes Electronic Superbills on a daily basis that includes accurate ICD-10 and CPT codes 
  • Reports births, deaths, and outbreak of contagious diseases to governmental authorities.
  • Participates in provider staff meetings to develop problem-solving techniques, and acquire team-building skills.  
  • Participates in peer reviews.
  • Represent CMCF at conferences, meetings, and continuing education programs
  • Performs other duties as assigned or as needed.
  • Take call at both Bibb Medical Center 
  • Serves as site coordinator of Bessemer clinic
  • Assists with attending at CMC - Centreville and with didactics as assigned
  • Participates in QI projects, MU, and other quality projects as introduced by the CMO / QIO
  • Administrative and Supervisory responsibility:

 Will perform clinical and/or other organizational related services as directed by the Medical Director.  Will also participate in precepting medical students and residents as assigned by the CMO. Serves as a resource to mid-level providers in clinic.  

This is also a Residency teaching opportunity. 

 Will be responsible for reviewing and cosigning notes for the shifts of attending that she is assigned

 

Qualifications

  • Must be able to secure credentialing through identified agencies (Hospitals, Medicare, Medicaid, etc.)
  • Board certification in field of residency training
  • Previous experience working with target population highly desired.  
  • Certifications through the Drug Enforcement Agency and valid licensure in Alabama 
  • Must maintain board certification and a license in good standing with the state
  • Must submit to the necessary privileging requirements including peer review, background checks, random drug tests, attestation by the physician and CMO that the physician is fit to perform his / her duties, participating in necessary quality improvement projects including PQRS, MU, and METRIC

Community Tags
See which tags match your interests. Create an account today

Areas of the World
Healthcare Specialties
Types of Serving

Your inquiry will be sent directly to the person who posted this job.