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Correct Care Solutions WPW Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician in Tulare, California

Overview

Under the direction of the Medical Director and Health Services Administrator (HSA) or Program Manager (PM), or higher licensed medical professional, the Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician provides health assessment and direct care to obstetrics and gynecology patients as part of the provider team providing services in compliance with all applicable NURSING standards, state and federal rules and regulations.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine degree

Experience:

  • Three (3) years’ experience

  • Previous correctional/detention facility experience

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Unrestricted current medical license and board certification/board eligible in obstetrics and gynecology - must maintain all certifications, educational requirements, licensing, etc.

  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration

  • Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS certification through AHA

  • Current (and must maintain) lifesaving ACLS certification through AHA

Responsibilities

  1. Provides general primary obstetric and gynecological care using generally accepted standards of practice. The physician develops a plan of care for each patient, including complete history, physical examination, diagnosis, appropriate treatment and /or referral, uses all available resources in an appropriate and cost-efficient manner.

  2. Hospitalizes as needed any patient requiring in-patient care.

  3. Provides obstetric and gynecological care according to accepted ACOG standards.

  4. Confers with consulting physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, support staff, and patients, concerning treatment and care of patients. Makes appropriate specialty and sub-specialty referrals, but maintains responsibility, assuring continuing of care.

  5. Perform general gynecological and obstetric surgical procedures, both diagnostic and therapeutic, using both minimally invasive and traditional surgical techniques.

  6. Participate in on-call activities as needed.

  7. Participates in health promotion/disease prevention activities. Stresses the importance of preventive health care measures.

  8. Supports mid-level providers in supervision and consultation.

  9. Participates in quality improvement/assurance activities.

  10. Chart all findings in inmate's medical record providing written summaries of history, diagnosis and treatment course or other documentation requirements as outlined by company and Facility and in a timely manner.

  11. Maintains and acquires knowledge and skills to perform required duties to meet all state, organizational and licensure requirements.

  12. May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process of potential staff.

  13. May assist in orientation and training of new employees.

  14. Responsible for the performance evaluations and successful training of direct reports.

  15. Perform other duties as assigned.

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Requisition 19-62754

Location CA, Tulare

Facility Tulare County Facilities

Type Part-Time

Shift Day 8 hour

Recruiter Cheryl Klarich

Email CKlarich@wellpath.us

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