Physician ( Pulmonary)

Location
Ft. Campbell, KY
Posted
Nov 03, 2021
Closes
Nov 03, 2022
Ref
2021-6801
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Overview

This position is located at Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, Deputy Commander for Clinical Services, Pulmonary Functions, Ft. Campbell, KY.

Fort Campbell lies on the Kentucky/Tennessee border between Hopkinsville and Clarksville, directly off of I-24 and only 40 miles NW of Nashville. As the ninth-fastest growing city in the nation, Clarksville is experiencing tremendous change including new schools, a new hospital, and new residential developments. Clarksville is ranked as the 57th "Best Place to Live" by Money Magazine, 11th "Best City in the U.S. for Public Golf" by Golf Digest, and is the state's fifth largest city with a revitalized and thriving riverfront district. Both visitors and residents enjoy the shops and eateries of downtown Clarksville and with its brick sidewalks, tree lined streets, decorative lighting and park benches, the historic area is drawing new attention. The cost of living is lower than the average for all major U.S. cities. For more information, visit http://www.clarksvillecvb.com/ .

Responsibilities

As a Physician ( Pulmonary) you will:

  • Serve as the Director of Pulmonary services and Critical Care consultant to the ICU and inpatient services.
  • Perform a wide range of medical duties covering all aspects of disorders involving Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine.
  • Make diagnosis and prescribe appropriate treatments to include continuous positive airway pressure, bi-level airway pressure, oxygen, drugs or behavioral modalities.
  • Perform pulmonary diagnostic and interventional procedures as training/certification allows.


Qualifications

US Citizenship required

Board Eligible/ Certified

Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or equivalent from a school in the United States or Canada. This degree must have been accredited by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, Liaison Committee on Medical Education; Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association, or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school must provide education and medical knowledge equivalent to accredited schools in the United States. Evidence of equivalency to accredited schools in the United States is demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical education in the United States and graduate education in a foreign country, or successful completion of the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination.

Must possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted license or registration as a Physician from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.

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