Family Practice Physician

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California City, CA

Industry: Misc. Healthcare

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Less than 5 years

Posted 391 days ago

  by    Vishal Sabarwal

Key FP Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as primary care manager for a panel of patients.
  • Maintain a program of comprehensive health for the family unit, to include preventive medicine, behavioral sciences, and community health.
  • Provide immediate evaluation and management of emergency problems as they occur.
  • Answer telephone consults with assistance of clinic staff.
  • Diagnose and treat a wide range of pediatric and adult acute and chronic diseases and injuries.
  • Determine need for consultation and assist in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.
  • Approve/disapprove subspecialty referrals.
  • Provide primary and secondary preventive maintenance care.
  • May be responsible for clinical oversight of physician assistants/nurse practitioners on the Patient Centered Medical Home.
  • Attend and participate in patient carereports, patient care conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences and other appropriate professional activities.

Working Conditions:

  • 65-bed facility providing inpatient, outpatient, and emergent care.
  • Scheduled shifts are normally Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Qualifications:

  • Requires completion of an accredited Family Practice residency.
  • Must have at least 24months' experience in the practice of Family Medicine or in training within the last 36months.
  • Current board certification by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine (AOBFM) required.
  • Must have sufficient experience to be able to perform medical procedures such as BLS, ACLS, PALS, Cardioversion, punch biopsies, excision of skin lesions, Intubation, LP, Paracentesis, etc.
$250K - $275K