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Physician / Urgent Care / Massachusetts / Permanent / Urgent Care Permanent Position in MA Job
- USD200,000 to USD225,000
- Job Type
- 8 Jun 2022
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Essential Duties Major responsibilities:
Provides urgent care services to individuals and families.
Perform common urgent care procedures such as wound repair, abscess drainage, splinting, ECG and
The provider should be comfortable with sutures and fractures
Practices within the collaborative model with nurse practitioners and clinical psychologists.
Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for a specified patient population.
Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
As appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs.
Participate in On Call coverage.
Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage.
Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
Knowledge of community medical diagnostic and patient care services in area of medical expertise.
Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in area of expertise.
Managing patient care is a team effort that involves clinical and non-clinical staff interacting with patients
Demonstrates understanding and commitment to the established CHC Values and Standards
Other job-related duties as assigned.
Medical Degree (MD or DO)
Board certification/eligibility in Medicine
Current licensure by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine
ACLS or CPR/AED certified.
Current DEA and Massachusetts Controlled Substance licensure for prescriptive authority
Eligible for unrestricted health center and hospital privileges at facilities utilized by the health center
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work both independently and in a team
Urgent Care experience strongly preferred.
Experience in occupational health a plus but not required
Proven ability to work in a fast pace environment
Supervision Exercised: Provides general direction from the supervising to NP/PA in accordance with departmental nurse practitioner protocols.
Competencies: Individual departments may develop competencies which will be communicated and maintained through CHCs performance evaluation system.
Environmental Working Conditions: Usual working environment found in outpatient primary care office setting. Exposure to blood products, body fluids, cleaning solutions, and medications.
Physical Requirements: The physical and mental demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Physical requirements include near visual acuity to observe changes in health/illness status of patients. Manual skills required include good eye and hand coordination in combination with finger dexterity for administration of injections, treatments, etc. Good color vision is required for perceiving changes in skin color and colors of medicines, solutions, etc.
- Job Reference: 618956871-2
- Date Posted: 8 June 2022
- Recruiter: sygnetics, inc.
- Location: Massachusetts
- Salary: USD200,000 to USD225,000
- Bonus/Benefits: plus Bonus
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent