Physician - Medical Director and Wound Care (Hyperbaric Medicine) - Full Time - Centralia, IL

Employer
SSM Health
Location
Centralia, Illinois
Posted
Oct 22, 2021
Closes
Oct 22, 2022
Ref
2121326
Specialty
Surgery
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

SSM Health Medical Group Illinois, located in Mt. Vernon & Centralia, Illinois seeks a Medical Director and Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine Physician to join an established wound care program.

This is an employed position with SSM Health Medical Group, a premier hospital system located in Centralia, Illinois, where easy access is available to St. Louis, Chicago, Evansville, Indianapolis & Louisville.

Successful candidates:

  • Possess a MD or DO degree
  • Successfully completed an ACGME accredited residency in FM, IM or General Surgery
  • Completion of a Hyperbaric Medicine Fellowship, preferred
  • Must hold Board Certification or be Board Eligible in their primary specialty
  • Must be certified in HBOT (Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy)
  • Must be willing to supervise HBOT services
  • Comfortable supervising and working with NP s and PA s

Job Summary:

Diagnose and treat injuries or illnesses.

Job Responsibilities and Requirements:

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for obtaining call coverage by other medical staff members for holidays, vacations and other time off.
  • Responsible for the standard of practice for patient population.
  • Responsibility for maintaining a private office and all clinical decision making within the office during times of service.
  • Acts as an advisor and consultant in the establishment of operational policies of the practice to include: (1) Purchasing and capital allocations; (2) Managed care plan participation; (3) Budget and practice expenses; (4) Medicare/Medicaid participation; (5) Billing and collection of professional fees; (6) Personnel management and related policies; (7) Risk management and quality assurance; and (8) Coding compliance.
  • Responsible for after-hours call coverage for patients of the practice, in addition to office appointments.
  • Participates in community service activities, including speaking engagements, writing and special clinical programs as reasonably requested.
  • Responsible for all risk management, coding compliance and quality assurance activities and functions in and related to the practice.
  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.
  • Constant standing and walking.
  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
  • Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.
  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.
  • Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
  • Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
  • Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
  • Occasional driving.
  • Rare crawling and running.

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