General Surgeon - Acute Care

Queens Health Systems   •  

Ewa Beach, HI

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 168 days ago

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General Surgeon-Acute Care

RESPONSIBILITIES

I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
•  Provides emergency surgery call coverage, including assessment, surgery if needed, consultation, rounding and follow-up of patients.
•  Fosters teamwork and communication among all internal and external constituencies.

II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
•  Essential:  finger dexterity, seeing, hearing, speaking, reaching above, at and below shoulder level, repetitive arm/hand motions. 
•  Frequent:  standing, walking, sitting, stopping/bending, static gripping of an object for prolonged periods, frequent gripping of an object. 
•  Occasional: twisting body, lifting and pushing/pulling. 
•  Operates a variety of medical equipment, computer, telephone, pager.

III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
•  Not substantially subjected to adverse environmental conditions. 
•  Exposure to hazardous chemicals and infectious agents is an occupational risk; therefore, standard safety regulations must be maintained to avoid contamination.

IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A.  EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
•  Graduate of an accredited School of Medicine or ECFMG certification.
•  Current unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Hawaii.
•  Board certified or board qualified in General Surgery. If not board certified at hire, must be board certified within two (2) years of hire.
•  Current BLS, ACLS, ATLS and PALS certification. 

B.   EXPERIENCE:
•  During the period of employment, shall be and remain a member of the QMC medical staff in good standing with appropriate privileges without restriction.
•  Qualified for an appointment on the faculty of the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine.
•  Excellent organizational and communication skills.