IM/FM/EM Physician needed to provide services 20-40 hours per week preferred during normal business hours, however weekend hours will be considered as well.
Performs routine and emergency medical care of inmates/patients referred for Chronic Care Clinic at the facility. For example: examines, diagnoses, and treats patients, monitors progress, inoculates or vaccinates against communicable diseases, or prescribes medications and prescribes or administers treatment for acute & chronically ill patients & performs minor surgery.
Performs routine physical examinations of clients to determine Medical Condition.
Evaluates inmates for referral consultations: Reviews recommendations of the specially consultants, approving or disapproving their recommendations.
Consults with medical specialists providing treatment within and outside of the institution: Reviews the results of laboratory, x-ray and other diagnostic testing; Completes medical reclassification and other reviews as indicated.
Writes medical evaluations & reports admission, discharge & death summaries; interprets & analyses laboratory reports & finding & writes summary.
Documents all assessments, findings, & diagnostic impressions according to Scope of Practice, ODRC Policies, Procedures, Protocols and related ACA Standards, Reviews and ensures appropriateness of emergency transfers to outside hospitals.
Attends and conducts staff meetings and/or case conferences; represents division/agency at national, state and local meeting and conferences; acts a a liaison with center for disease control; testifies at federal and state legislative hearing, addresses public, special interest groups and/or medial on issues related to assigned area.
Writes medical evaluations and reports
Completes and/or oversees completion of admission, discharge and death summaries; interprets and analyzes laboratory reports and findings, writes summary & maintains written account of patient progress; directs preparation of technical information materials & continuing education seminars; maintains clinical competency; provides programmatic information to advocacy groups; participates as member of administrative staff in development of overall goals, objectives, standards, policies & guidelines for assigned programs.