Physician (Occupational Medicine)

Location
Colorado Springs, CO
Posted
Mar 16, 2021
Closes
Mar 16, 2022
Ref
2021-6671
Overview

Serves in the Occupational Health Clinic, with the responsibility for overall management of the clinic, within the guidelines and directives provided, the effectiveness of the programs, and the provision of clinical services. As an occupational and ambulatory medicine physician, the incumbent diagnoses and treats patients with occupational as well as non-occupational diseases and injuries. Determines the need for a variety of diagnostic procedures and orders lab tests, X-Rays, and other procedures necessary to complete medical facts on the case; interprets results and makes diagnosis of disease and disorder; prescribes course of treatment, to include referral when appropriate.

Responsibilities

  • Perform physical examination of employees.
  • Clear employees for work for either full or limited duties.
  • Place employees as appropriate based on job requirements and physical and emotional/mental capabilities of employees.
  • Order laboratory and radiological tests in order to diagnose and treat a variety of occupational health condition


Qualifications

4 years of residency training in the specialty of the position to be filled or equivalent experience and training.

POSITION REQUIRES INCUMBENT TO BE A SENIOR BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN WHO HAS COMPLETED AN ACCREDITED FORMAL RESIDENCY TRAINING PROGRAM. INCUMBENT MUST BE CERTIFIED IN BASIC CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT (BCLS).

For positions involving patient care, candidates must have a permanent, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.

This position has a mandatory seasonal influenza vaccination requirement.

Must have US citizenship