Internal Medicine Physician
Community Medical & Dental Care, Inc, located in Rockland County, NY is expanding its Adult Medicine Department and is seeking a part-time Internist.
Duties and Responsibilities
+ Responsible to take, evaluate, and record adult medical histories
+ Perform physical examinations required to evaluate medical problems
+ Order appropriate laboratory studies, x-rays and other examinations
+ Analyze and interpret data, formulate diagnoses and problem lists, and establish plans for the management of adult health problems
+ Treat problems within the scope of competence and exercise judgment on problems requiring consultation, referral or evaluation
+ Initiate consultation requests to specialists and other health professionals including physical therapists, occupational therapists, etc
+ Counsel patients on medical problems, use of medications, expected effects of treatment, diet, and other health maintenance matters
+ Perform health maintenance for well patients, including administering or supervising immunizations
+ Provide consultations on complex adult medical problems to other health care providers
+ Manage common medical problems encountered in primary care clinics and manage selected chronic illnesses
+ Provide health education to adults, promote healthy lifestyles and importance of preventative health initiatives
+ Prescribe medication(s) and monitor side-effects of medication and adverse reactions
+ Refer patients, as needed to specialty and sub specialty providers both in house and outside the center as needed, i.e. behavioral health, dental, nutrition counseling.
+ Responsible to perform all duties and responsibilities as delineated in your deeming and scope of services as approved by the Medical Director.
+ Must be Board certified or Board eligible
+ 3+ years of experience
+ Active NY State Medical License required.
We offer a very competitive hourly rate and growth potential
Community Medical and Dental Care, Inc., has been providing quality medical care to the underserved population of Rockland County, NY and its surrounding areas since 1993. With close to 60 providers on staff and a patient base of 18,000, we offer a variety of services, including Adult Medicine, Pediatrics, Family Practice, Allergy, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Urology, Podiatry, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health counseling, Nutrition Counseling, Speech Therapy, Dentistry and Oral Surgery.