Family Practice Physician

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Peninsula Community Health Services

This position exists to provide family practice medical care to our patient population in the Central Kenai Peninsula.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION 

  1. Evaluate and treat patients within the privilege range granted by the PCHS Board, and within the scope of training, capabilities, and license criteria as a health care provider
  2. Provider may travel to homes of PCHS patients in special circumstances to deliver medical care as needed on an infrequent basis. This may also include assisted living centers which are now considered the home of the patient
  3. Provider shall apply for and obtain, if deemed qualified in accordance with existing standard procedures, appointment to the Medical Staff of Central Peninsula Hospital pursuant to the Bylaws of the Hospital’s Medical Staff with clinical privileges appropriate to the family medicine services to be performed for periodic on-call Pediatric coverage
  4. Be a patient advocate
  5. Coordinate health promotional activities
  6. Provide patient follow-up as necessary for continuity of care
  7. Coordinate care with other health care providers when referrals are necessary
  8. Be familiar with and follow adopted PCHS community health center standards of care
  9. Maintain accurate, complete, and timely documentation regarding patient contacts within (EMR) patient charts. Charting to be done during a normal workday

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education: Successful completion of an approved Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy program. Board Certified is required.

License: Maintain an active physician license with the State of Alaska. Maintain board certification including continuing education requirements.

Experience: Two years’ experience in a clinic setting preferred. Any experience with pediatrics or OB/GYN would be a plus. Vaccines: Must show proof of Covid vaccine due to Federal Mandate unless legally exempt.

To apply for this job email your details to peissler@pchsak.org

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