Full Time Emergency Medicine Job in Georgia

Arrow Back to List ArrowPrevious   NextArrow

Full Time Emergency Medicine Job in Georgia

Arrow Back to Georgia Emergency Medicine Jobs ArrowPrevious   NextArrow
Full Time Emergency Medicine Jobs > Georgia > Other Locations

Emergency Medicine

U.S. Army Medicine Civilian Corps

Georgia

Full Time

Physician (Emergency Care):

Description: Scope of services include, but are not limited to; - Employee works under the supervision of the Emergency Department Chief. - Employee works with full professional responsibilities for his/her actions and advice. - Responsible for the examination, diagnosis and treatment of the full range of patients seen in the ER. - Receives patients entering the ER having any of a variety of emergency conditions during after duty hours as need arises. - Makes immediate critical decisions involving difficult emergency cases (e.g., heart attacks, head injuries, lacerations, seizures, etc.) and initiates treatment. - Treats the physical condition of the patient or recognizes and refers patient to a specialist for diagnosis and treatment when necessary. - Performs minor surgery as required. - Works independently in a Level 2 trauma setting. - Instructs and supervises other medical personnel in care and treatment of patients. - Administers and prescribes medicine and treatment. - Order diagnostic tests and discriminate between normal and abnormal findings and makes appropriate treatment decisions. - Provide supervisory oversight residents, fellows, medical students, NP/PA students, as appropriate. - Provide supervisory oversight of the clinical care on the inpatient service and ambulatory clinic of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants as appropriate. - Participates effectively in team meetings and treatment planning conferences, and collaborates with multidisciplinary team members in a manner that enhances coordination of comprehensive patient care. - Provide weekend and holiday coverage of the medical inpatient service in rotation at a frequency determined by the Chief of Medicine or Chief of Staff. - Ensures that the practice of medicine is consistent with Joint Commission, MEDCOM policies and procedures, and clinical practice guidelines. - Other duties as assigned by the Chief of Staff within clinical privileges to meet the needs of the organization. - Carries out duties in accordance with the accepted standard of care and in accordance with established military rules and regulations. - Completes required records (both paper and electronic) pertaining to all medical services provided in accordance with specified procedures and regulations. - Exercises independent judgment with full responsibility for professional diagnosis, treatment, referral and disposition of patients, IAW Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards. - Ensures the highest standards of professional practice and ethics are maintained. - Participates in Continuing Medical Education (CME) and quality assurance activities as assigned. - Work is subject to rotating shifts and/or irregular tour of duty to include weekends, nights, and/or holidays, depending on area of assignment.

Share This Position

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+

Apply For This Position or Request More Information