Mercy Medical Center Clinton Staff MD in Atlanta, Georgia

Department:

1361_8119 City of Refuge

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the Direction of the Medical Director, the Staff Physician is responsible for providing direct patient care, as well as direction, supervision and provider consultation to Saint Joseph's Mercy Care's fixed site clinic, Mercy Clinic Downtown (MCD). This position is responsible for quality assurance; medical chart and lab review; adherence to nursing protocols and pharmacy and radiology procedures; and compliance with CLIA, HIPAA, PCER, and OSHA regulation at MCD. The Staff Physician will share on-call coverage duties. Participates in health fairs or community events on weekends as requested 3-4 times a year.

*Provides patient care and/ or support activities appropriate to ages served; primarily adults ages 18-65 or geriatric patients ages over 65. May also include care for infant age 0-1 year, child ages 1-12 years or adolescent ages 13-17 years.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from a state approved Medical School. Specialty Board Certification required. Current state of Georgia Licensure as a physician and current DEA number for prescribing medications

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: At least five years medical experience as a licensed physician. Familiarity and experience in treating medically underserved populations. Experience in the supervision of professional staff. Experience dealing with patients of diverse backgrounds.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: Clinical expertise and competence in providing direct services and medical consultation is required. Knowledge regarding the role and scope of practice of mid-level providers, particularly nurse practitioners. Good staff supervisory skills.

Fulltime position. Shift: Days. Location: Mercy Care, downtown Atlanta. (PRC05033)

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