Position includes outpatient primary care of a diverse group of refugees and immigrants. Inpatient rounding is available, though, not required. There is also an opportunity for those interested in academic medicine to precept University of Minnesota Global Health Pathway residents who have their continuity clinic at CIH, though, not required.
The Clinic Physician provides direct patient care in the clinic office setting. The Clinic Physician acts as a member of the treatment team, ensures the delivery of quality care, and maintains professional competence.
Provide clinical care for patients including assessment, diagnosis/treatment of illness, ordering and interpreting medical diagnostics, chronic illness management, wellness care, prescribing of medications, treatments, therapy, medical equipment, etc.
Care for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 15 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services.
The provision of care includes but is not limited to comprehensive evaluation, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacologic agents and treatments, non-pharmacologic therapies, and counseling patients.
Assists physicians in providing medical care to assigned patients. Planning and implementing physical examinations, interventions, and evaluating patient response according to instructions of the attending physician.