Physician (Obstetrics/Gynecology)Supervisory Physician (Obstetrics/Gynecology)

Location
Ft. Bliss, TX
Posted
Oct 23, 2020
Closes
Oct 23, 2021
Ref
2020-6495
Specialty
Gynecology, Obstetrics
Overview

William Beaumont Army Medical Center is in need of Physician - Obstetrics and Gynecology. This provider will manage, on average, 100 births and 2150 total clinic encounters per month. Duties will include but are not limited to: Care for newborns in the initial neonatal period. Provide for medical consultation or referral for those women or newborns with significant deviations from normal. Provides individual, family, and group education about obstetrical processes, associated disease states and diagnostic tests. Counsels patients and their families on prevention of illness and maintenance of health in an effort to assist them in attaining physical, mental and social well being. Completes routine obstetrical and maternal diagnostic testing, i.e. NST, BPP, CRL and AFI. Discriminates between normal and abnormal findings in order to make a clinical diagnosis regarding physical, emotional or social disabilities. Provides in-house assigned coverage for labor and delivery to include admission, management, delivery and emergency care for obstetric patients.

This is a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) solicitation utilizing the DHA for Certain Personnel of the DoD Workforce to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to positions in the competitive service.

Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities

    • Provide Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) procedures including the most difficult cases.
    • Perform basic colposcopy and treatment of dysplasia.
    • Evaluate and treat medical, surgical, and functional problems related to the female pelvis to include masses, pain, urological complaints, and bleeding abnormalities.
    • Interpret diagnostic images and provide consultations on images and examination reports.
    • Supervisory positions will examine, diagnose, treat and prescribe course of treatment for the full range of OB/GYN patients.
    • Supervisory positions will provide high risk ultrasound to include biometry, fetal surveillance and biophysical profile.
    • Supervisory positions will exercise consultative responsibility in the specialty areas of OB/GYN on the more complicated cases.
    • Supervisory positions will participate in the didactic and clinical teaching of students in the OB/GYN clinic.


    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Business Travel may be required.

    Supervisory status
    Yes

    Promotion Potential
    None


Qualifications

• You must be a U.S. citizen to qualify for this position and provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.

• If selected, official college or university transcript must be submitted.

• Must provide documents for credentialing for health care positions.

• Must have a permanent, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a State, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico or a territory of the U.S.

• All Health Care Providers must be able to obtain and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) Training and certification. Current Advanced Life Support of other advanced certification does not supersede BLS completion.