Primary Care Physician - Family Practice - Alexandria Bay, New York United States - 33489

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 33489
Title: Primary Care Physician - Family Practice
Job Location: Alexandria Bay, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $225,000.00 - $225,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


This position has an excellent comprehensive benefit plan. 

Alexandria Bay is a village in Jefferson County, within the town of Alexandria. It is located in the beautiful Thousand Islands region of northern New York State.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Primary Care Physician is responsible for providing care in a Health Center.

They are responsible for clinical decision-making as it relates to care, treatment and follow up care provisions, teaches disease prevention and health wellness. They are responsible for participating and supporting Quality Improvement activities for the institution and the clinic area. Provides direct patient care on an on-going basis within their scope of practice. Assesses patients - Performs history physical.

Determines from clinical assessment a diagnosis and coordinates care with specialists when needed.

Works with other care practitioners to ensure appropriate education and discharge planning are provided.

Initiates immediate patient intervention when an emergency medical condition is determined. Makes arrangements for the patient to be transferred to the Emergency Department. May or may not accompany the patient.

Teaches disease prevention and health wellness.

Adheres to policies and procedures for documenting care provided in the setting.

Ensures that documentation is concise and appropriate.

Collaborates with the Administrator Physician Supervisor in developing

and revising patient care standards, protocols, policies and procedures.

Evaluates care given in the setting by other practitioners.

Participates in providing input for performance review of practitioners in the setting.

Ensures that practitioners adhere to standard protocols, policies and procedures and outside agency regulations. Is responsible for communicating problems and or issues to your administrator and assisting with planning corrective actions steps when necessary.

Participates in the recruitment, hiring and orientation of Providers in the clinic setting.

Assumes other duties as assigned within scope of practice.

Ensures compliance with the New York State Department of Health Code 405.

Participates in Quality Improvement activities.

Provides input, when requested, to your Administrator, Physician Supervisor

related to other practitioners performance in the clinic setting.

Participates with Director of Quality Improvement in planning, promoting, and

conducting quality improvement activities for the calendar year.

Participates in investigation of sentinel events and assists in recommendations for corrective action.

Accepts other responsibilities and duties as assigned by the Administrator, Physician Supervisor.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduate of an accredited AMA AACOM approved medical school.

Board Eligible or Board Certified in a Medical Specialty and or verified designated

training in Family Medicine or IM Peds

Current New York State License, Current BLS and ACLS

Credentialing approval for delineation of privileges from the Medical Staff and Board of Trustees.

 

 

Education:
University - MD