Physician, Primary Care, UCM Care Network
This Position is located in the South Loop.
The University of Chicago Medicine Care Network Medical Group, a growing, new medical group and part of the University of Chicago Medicine, is seeking a board certified/board eligible family medicine or internal medicine physician to participate in developing a primary care practice in a high traffic, retaillocation in downtown Chicago.
This position offers competitive compensation and benefits that supports your total health – personal, financial, physical and professional.
- Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for a specified patient population
- Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions
- Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate
- Trains and supervises medical students and residents engaged in specialty activities and procedures, as appropriate
- May manage the daily operations of a specific medical program, patient care unit, or research function
- Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing, other health care professionals, and support staff, as required
- Follows established UCM Care Network departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards
- As appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned
- Ability to observe, assess, and record symptoms, reactions, and progress
- Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care
- Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage
- Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards
- Knowledge of community medical diagnostic and patient care services in area of medical expertise
- Knowledge of related accreditation and certification requirements
- Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in area of expertise
- Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to supervise, advice, and train clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise
- Ability to develop and present educational programs and/or workshops
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician with 3 to 5 years of directly related experience which may include residency.
- Federal DEA Certification; Licensed or eligible MD/DO Licensure; Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine.
Job ID 2018-11937.