Primary Care Physician - Sign-On Bonus - Alexandria Bay, New York United States - 46138



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 46138
Title: Primary Care Physician - Sign-On Bonus
Job Location: Alexandria Bay, New York - United States
Remote Job: No
Employment Type:
Salary: $225,000.00 - $250,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


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ABOUT THE AREA: The 1000 Islands (pronounced “Thousand Islands,” not “One Thousand Islands”) is a sightseer’s paradise and a popular destination for those looking for an authentic outdoor vacation. Located along the peaceful border between northern New York State (USA) and southeastern Ontario (Canada), the 1000 Islands is a region of endless shorelines, rich history and unique culture. Vacationers have been coming to the 1000 Islands (there are actually 1,864 of them) for more than 150 years to enjoy its breathtaking beauty.  Also close to the Adirondack Region: The Adirondack Regions feature over 100 welcoming communities, mountains, lakes, verdant valleys and steep cliffs. Spanning more than six million acres, the Adirondack Mountains are home to the largest protected natural area in the lower 48 of the United States. Like a patchwork quilt, the Adirondacks are made up of twelve distinct regional destinations, each offering their own brand of Adirondack adventure. From the endless canoeing and kayaking in the Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake regions, to the extensive hiking trails of the High Peaks Wilderness in the Lake Placid Region - discover an area as diverse in geography as it is in activities and events. Bicycle between wineries on the Adirondack Coast, or dive to sunken shipwrecks in the Adirondack Seaway near the Canadian Border. You're invited to explore the Lake George Region's family-friendly attractions and discover the Adirondack Tug Hill Plateau's one-of-a-kind recreation opportunities.

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Primary Care Physician - Health Center:

REPORTS TO: Medical Director Health Center/Practice Manager   

DIRECT HIRE & PERMANENT

SIGN-ON BONUS

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.

CLINICAL PRACTICE - 

Competency: Provides evaluation and treatment to a Health Center's patients following evidence-based guidelines

                    Expectations:

      • 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.
  • 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.

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

Education:
University - MD

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