This position provides comprehensive health and medical care services in the full scope of Family Medicine practice from pediatric to geriatric care. Prenatal care is not required but preferred. The physician requires the recognition and knowledge of diseases and injuries, which require referral including those which are difficult to discover or identify. Assumes responsibility for the diagnosis, prevention, therapy, maintenance and rehabilitation of patients in the capacity of a senior attending or expert.
Specific Job Duties/Responsibilities:
Provide direct medical services to patients involving the performance of diagnostic, preventive, or therapeutic services in patients in outpatient clinic, urgent care clinic and hospital.
Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat, prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Order, perform, interpret tests, analyze records and reports, and analyzes information to diagnose patient’s condition.
Collect, record, and maintain patient information such as medical history, reports, and examination results. Experience with Electronic Health Records (EHR) is preferred.
Monitor patient’s condition and progress, and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments as necessary.
Coordinate work with nurses, pharmacists, social workers, and other allied health professionals in the provision of a variety of health services.
Serves on various committees of the medical staff as designated by the Clinical Director.
Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or equivalent from school in the United States or Canada. This degree must have been accredited by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association; Association of American Medical colleges; Liaison Committee on Medical Education; Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association, or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained.
Possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted license or registration as a Physician from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
Completion of a Residency Program in Family Medicine in an institution accredited for training in Family Medicine by a recognized body of the American Medical Association or AOA.
Board Certification preferred however Board Eligibility is a requirement.
May be required to provide clinical oversight and supervision of Physician Assistants. May also be asked to preceptor medical students/residents.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable
Internal Number: 004
About Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System - Twelve Clans Unity Hospital
Servicing Native Americans of all tribes in the area, Twelve Clans Unity Hospital (TCUH) is a former Indian Health Services facility now operated by the Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System.
TCUH is located in Winnebago, NE, a 20-minute drive from Sioux City, IA. Our employees and team members work in a high-tech, modern medical facility. TCUH is a full-service, state-of-the-art facility providing community health care, behavioral health care, and emergency care to patients in and around the Winnebago, NE area. The hospital Mission is "To improve the well-being of the community by providing patient-centered health care that is respectful of tribal beliefs."
We are always looking for healthcare professionals who provide the high quality of care our patients deserve. The values of TCUH and the expectation for all employees is to provide our values of Trust, Compassion, Understanding, and Healing. The Vision of TCUH is "to lead the nation in quality tribal healthcare."
TCUH provides a broad spectrum of care to it beneficiaries to include:
a. Emergency Room
b. Inpatient Clinic
c. Urgent Care Clinic
e. Physical and Occupational Therapy
f. Social Se...rvices
h. Public Health Nursing
i. Alcohol and Tobacco Programs and Counseling
j. Mental Health
TCUH offers generous time-off, 100% employer paid benefits and employee voluntary benefits
TCUH is an Equal Opportunity Employer