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Chief of the Medical Unit : Physician
Brooklyn, New York
New York, NY

Job ClassMedical
Position Summary:
Provide and supervise the provision of the diagnosis and contin and shy;uous management (including regular clinical reassessments) of dis and shy;eases and disorders of patients enrolled in Company clinics. This position reports directly to the Vice President, Medical Services (Medical Director). As a supervisory position, this professional is expected to understand the agencys mission and vision, performs tasks congruent with these, and directs staff to internalize these in the performance of their duties. This professional is expected to participate in efforts to communicate with others about This Company, to cultivate relationships, and to participate in marketing, communications, and fundraising activities of The Company. This professional is expected to participate on at least one the agencys standing committees: Continuous Quality Improvement, Continuing Education, Health and Safety, or Compliance.
Supervise and periodically review the deployment of medical staff (physician assistant, nurse practitioner, and nurses) in the dispensing of medication, in the provision of primary care and in representing the medical perspective during multi:disciplinary team meetings. Certify all medical staff is able to perform basic medical procedures such as venipuncture, EKG, reading of PPD and Blood Glucose testing.
Evaluate and examine patients, utilizing the clinical history, physical examination and the appropriate laboratory data adhering to appropriate standards of treatment.
Practice and oversee the provision of health promotion and disease prevention to include administering vaccinations and counseling regarding the virtues of dietary and hygienic interventions where appropriate.
Provide first aid and emergency care to patients and staff who be and shy;come ill during working hours.
Participate in the provision of physician weekend on call coverage on a quarterly basis
Must maintain registration with Drug Enforcement Administration, certification as an HIV care provider, and at least 25 category I continuing education credits annually in primary care, primary HIV care, or addiction medicine.
Must collaborate with and follow the guidance of the Clinic Director pertaining to administrative procedures and policies of the Clinic. Will be reviewed by both the Medical Director and the Clinic Director in their collaboration and cooperation with continuous quality improvement efforts at the clinic
Professional Qualifications:
All candidates must be graduates from Medical Schools accredited by the Council of Medical Education. They must be currently licensed to practice medicine in the State of New York.
Three (3) years experience in adult primary care preferred.
Must possess and maintain board certification in Internal Medicine, Family Practice, or Addiction Medicine.
Must possess and maintain current registration with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Must maintain current certification in basic life support and as an HIV primary care provider.
Must maintain documentation of ongoing continuing medical education to satisfy the requirements of managed care agencies.
Knowledge of computer systems and software as pertaining to EMR and related sytems.
Bilingual in any language a plus not required.

Travel Requirements:
May be required to provide services at other treatment centers, if the need occurs.
Expected to provide medical services in lieu of staff on leave or vacant capacity.
Travel to participate in monthly staff trainings 10 travel.
Physical Requirements
These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the desc


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