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Pediatric Physician Adolescent - Physicians Only Apply - Perm

Company: Rob
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: June 7, 2024

Job Description:

A Pediatric Physician Adolescent practice is seeking a qualified physician for Virginia Beach, VA. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. Medical Doctors Only Apply.

MD/DO - PediatricianREQUIREMENTS (duties include but are not limited

  • Perform
    a full range of Pediatrician services for pediatric patients ((newborns,
    children, adolescents and young adults) on-site in a General Pediatrics Clinic,
    Newborn Care Clinic, Inpatient Pediatric units and Inpatient Newborn Nursery
    using government furnished supplies, facilities and equipment. --
  • Provide
    a full range of pediatric medicine services [(e.g., clinically oversee and
    provide general screening and medical care and examinations of adolescents for
    routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems;
    provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel, developmental and learning
    disabilities (cerebral palsy, mental retardation, birth defects, ADHD,
    emotional problems and adjustments, and child abuse and neglect; etc.)].
  • Clinically
    oversee, perform, or assist in the instruction of, other health care
    professionals and pediatric residents seeing children [e.g., Pediatric Advanced
    Life Support (PALS); diagnostic procedures; and minor surgical procedures such
    as incisions and drainage of abscesses, suture simple lacerations; etc.].
  • Clinically
    oversee and teach other medical staff and pediatric residents; provide
    educational lectures and participate in the provision of in-service training to
    clinic staff members.-- Such direction and interaction will adhere to
    government and professional clinical standards and accepted clinical protocol.
  • Prescribe
    and dispense medications as delineated by the Pharmacy and Therapeutics
  • Provide
    a full range of physician services in accordance with privileges granted by the
    Commanding Officer.
  • Technically
    direct, perform, or assist in the instruction of other health care
    professionals seeing patients within the scope of their clinical privileges or
  • Promote
    preventive and health maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive
    health behaviors, and self-care skills through education and counseling.
  • Order
    diagnostic tests as applicable.-- Request consultation or referral with
    appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.
  • Technically
    direct and teach other medical staff, and provide educational lectures and
    participate in the provision of in-service training to clinic staff
    members.-- Such direction and interaction will adhere to government and
    professional clinical standards and accepted clinical protocols. This
    requirement is consistent with the personal services nature of the contract.
  • Maintain
    a level of productivity comparable with that of other individuals performing
    similar services.
  • Comply
    with the standards of The Joint Commission, applicable provisions of law, and
    the rules and regulations of any and all governmental authorities pertaining to
    licensure and regulation of health care personnel and medical treatment
    facilities, the regulations and standards of medical practice and the MTF---s
    medical staff bylaws .-- Adhere to and comply with all Department of the
    Navy, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, and local instructions and notices in
    effect during the term of the contract.
  • Participate
    in peer review and performance improvement activities.
  • Practice
    aseptic techniques as necessary. Comply with infection control guidelines to
    include the proper handling, storage, and disposal of infectious wastes and the
    use of universal precautions to prevent the spread of infection.
  • Function
    with an awareness and application of safety procedures.
  • Perform
    efficiently in emergency patient situations following established protocols,
    remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events.
    Anticipate potential problems/emergencies and make appropriate interventions.
    Notify supervisor, director, or other designated person regarding problems that
    the Physician is unable to manage.
  • Apply
    an awareness of legal issues in all aspects of patient care and strive to
    manage situations in a reduced risk manner.
  • Participate
    in the implementation of the Family Advocacy Program as directed. Participation
    shall include, but not be limited to, appropriate medical examination,
    documentation, and reporting.
  • Exercise
    awareness and sensitivity to patient/significant others' rights, as identified
    within the MTF.
  • Maintain
    an awareness of responsibility and accountability for own professional
  • Participate
    in continuing education to meet own professional growth.
  • Attend
    and/or comply with all annual training classes required by the Command, to
    include but not limited to online annual training provided by the MTF: disaster
    training, infection control, Sexual Harassment, Bloodborne Pathogens, Fire and
    Safety, Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE), and
    all other required training.
  • Actively
    participate in the command---s Performance Improvement Program. Participate in
    meetings to review and evaluate the care provided to patients, identify
    opportunities to improve the care delivered, and recommend corrective action
    when problems exist.
  • Participate
    in the provision of in-service training to clinic staff members.-- Provide
    training and/or direction as applicable to supporting government employees
    (e.g., hospital corpsmen, students, etc.).--

    • Must
      be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a government security clearance.
    • Must
      possess a Doctorate Degree in Medicine from an accredited college approved by
      the Liaison Committee on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American
      Medical Association, a Doctorate degree in Osteopathy from a college accredited
      by the American Osteopathic Association, or permanent certification by the
      Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
    • Must
      have successfully completed a residency program which has been approved by the
      Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on
      Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association or those Canadian
      training programs approved by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of
      Canada or other appropriate Canadian medical authority.
    • Must
      possess and maintain a current, valid, unrestricted license (corresponding to
      the specialty required by the task order) in one of the fifty states, the
      District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin
    • Must
      have a minimum of one-year clinical full-time experience within the preceding 2
      years.--Residency will count as clinical

    • Must
      be Board Certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics.
    • Must
      have and maintain Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
    • Shall
      maintain current certification in one of the following: American Heart
      Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers or American Heart
      Association Healthcare Provider Course. Certification cards must display the
      American Heart Association or Military Training Network emblem.--

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