City
Chandler
State
AZ
Position Id
2094

OB /GYN
Chandler, Arizona

Join this FQHC women’s health clinic in the Chandler, Arizona area!

  • 100% funded health insurance premiums for employee & dependents = $0 out of check
  • Dental, vision, life insurance
  • Malpractice: FTCA coverage
  • PTO, VAC, CME + allowance
  • 403b retirement plan w/ match
  • NHSC Loan Repayment Eligible: HPSA = 18 (also eligible for AZ state program)
  • *** 100% of all providers that have applied have received funds, NO denials to date
  • *** $25,000/yr in repayment

Essential Functions:

  • Under the general supervision of the Director - OB/GYN, examines patients, takes medical history, records results, and makes preliminary diagnosis of disease, illness and injury and decides care plan, or follow-up procedures.
  • Assess patient health by interviewing patients, performing physical examinations, obtaining, updating and studying medical histories.
  • Identify short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information; recommends options and course of action.
  • Administer or order diagnostic tests such as X-rays, electrocardiograms, and blood work, and interprets test results.
  • Perform therapeutic procedures, such as immunizations, injections, suturing and wound care, and managing infection.
  • Instruct and counsel patients by describing therapeutic regimens, giving normal and abnormal development information, and promoting wellness and health maintenance.
  • Exercise professional judgment regarding consultation with other Physicians concerning appropriate treatment.
  • Provide continuity of care by developing and implementing patient care plans, instructing and counseling patients, and recording progress.
  • Work in triage and make decisions on patient care needs.
  • Maintain outpatient records by documenting patient care services.
  • Record statistics and conduct research and compiles reports as deemed necessary by the organization.
  • Perform referrals to specialists as needed, writes prescriptions for medications and equipment, and performs office procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols, and available equipment.
  • Provide general health education regarding matters such as proper diet, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance.
  • Perform emergency treatment and complex procedures as deemed necessary.
  • Instruct nurses, medical assistants, back office assistants regarding assistance with patient care
  • Protect patients and employees by following policies and protocols regarding infection control, medication administration, storage procedures and controlled substance regulations

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Medical and PA students during their clinic training
  • Acts as a resource person for decisions, planning, and policies affecting the health of patients
  • Develop the health care team by providing information, educational and experiential growth opportunities
  • Aide medical and executive directors by serving on committees aimed at compliance, quality assurance, management, and performing confidential peer reviews as requested
  • Contribute to team effort by fulfilling on-call duties and hospital hours
  • Provide for in-patient hospital obstetrical coverage for center patients by being available for in-hospital call in accordance with hospital OB department policies
  • Perform surgeries as deemed appropriate for patients on scheduled surgical days at hospital
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies
  • Participate in in-service/education regarding Quality Improvement
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned or requested

Education And Experience:

  • Completion of a four-year undergraduate degree, four years Medical School, one-year rotating Internship, three years in Residency.
  • Completion of annual CME requirements.
  • M.D. or D.O. degree.

For more information, contact Ren’e Pelayo at 602 788-5890 x116 or email at rene@apnusa.com