Pediatrician

Location
Southampton, New York
Posted
Jan 24, 2019
Closes
Mar 25, 2019
Specialty
Pediatrics
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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JOB RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Provides health care to patients including diagnosis and treatment as team leader.
  • Obtains medical histories, performs physical examinations, and makes diagnosis, and orders appropriate, standard laboratory and diagnostic procedures as necessary.
  • Evaluates procedure results.  Provides preventative as well as acute care. Give injections and administers vaccinations.
  • Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patients’ plan of care.
  • Provides patient education about underlying medical condition, self-management of acute or chronic illnesses and tailors instructions to patients’ individual circumstances.
  • Instructs and counsels patients regarding therapeutic regimens, promoting wellness and health maintenance.
  • Prescribes medications.
  • Administers medication/immunizations, suturing, managing wounds and infections, etc.
  • Documents exam and progress notes in the Electronic Medical Record. Provides referral letters as needed.
  • Collects, monitors and reports on patient outcomes.
  • Share night and weekend call coverage with other Physicians in a Call Group.
  • Ensure HIPAA guidelines are followed at all times.
  • Responsible for the conduct and care given by other clinical office staff including nurses, medical assistants and technologists. The physician is the head of the clinical team.
  • Responsible for conduct and patient interaction of shadowing medical students, physician extenders and nursing interns.
  • Responsible for meeting quality benchmarks established by Population Health, Payors, NYS DOH or Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services.
  • Follows established evidence based practices and assures good quality patient care.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • MD or DO Graduate.
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatrics
  • NYS Licensure.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post graduate experience in ambulatory setting.
  • Experience in Pediatrics or Family Medicine.
  • Must build a patient population base to generate revenue to cover salary & expenses.

 

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