Physician - Pediatrics

Employer
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Location
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 1, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time


Physician - Pediatrics


At PCOM, we espouse to grow a culturally competent workforce to advance healthcare that touches the lives of underserved communities. Diversity and inclusion is the core component of our institutional identity and a key pillar of PCOM’s strategic vision. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine affirms that diversity and inclusion are crucial to the intellectual vitality of the campus community. It is through freedom of exchange over different ideas and viewpoints in supportive environments that our graduates develop the critical thinking and citizenship skills that will benefit them throughout their lives.

Since 1899, PCOM has trained highly competent, caring physicians, health practitioners, and behavioral scientists who practice a “whole person” approach to care - treating people, not just symptoms. As the field of medicine has changed, we've changed with it - adapting our program offerings to better meet the needs of healthcare providers and the communities they serve. At the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PCOM), the branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia (PCOM Georgia), and our newest location in Moultrie, Georgia (PCOM South Georgia), PCOM students learn to approach problem-solving in a more professional, more team-oriented manner, which prepares them to work successfully in integrated healthcare settings with other health professionals. At Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine you will be part of a caring, professional, and committed community focused on making the PCOM experience the best possible for our students.

We are currently seeking to fill our Physician - Pediatrics position at the Generic Location campus with a highly qualified and passionate individual.

SUMMARY : This is a whole-time position within the Department of Family Medicine with clinical and teaching duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Healthcare Center Physician will be responsible for:
  • Maintaining a clinical (teaching) practice
  • Assuring quality clinical care for healthcare center patients
  • Implementing the PCOM ambulatory care curricula for medical students
  • Using electronic medical records in the healthcare center
  • Teaching undergraduate students as assigned by the Chair
  • Assisting the Healthcare Center Medical Director (s) in the operations of the respective PCOM healthcare centers
  • Remaining current with all charting, billing, and administrative duties
POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Education
  • Must have a DO degree and be residency trained
Experience
  • Must have experience in clinical primary care and teaching medical students
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations
  • Current board certification by the America Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics
  • Active Pennsylvania license to practice osteopathic medicine with no restrictions
  • Current DEA license with no restrictions
  • Tail coverage for malpractice insurance
Physical Demands
  • This position requires the individual to be ambulatory and be able to stand for at least 8.5 hours per day
  • Must be available for day, evening, and weekend work
  • Must be available for Healthcare Center call
Supervisory Responsibility
  • This position reports to the respective Healthcare Center Medical Director (s) and the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine
  • Will supervise medical students in the clinical environment of the Healthcare Center
  • May participate in lecture and small group sessions to teach medical students
PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.


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