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Family Practice Physician - Primary Care

Placements USA LLC
Fitchburg, MA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Family Practice Physician - Primary Care
Fitchburg, MA
Major responsibilities:
  • Provides primary care services to individuals and families across the lifespan.
  • Practices within the collaborative model with nurse practitioners and clinical psychologists.
  • Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for a specified patient population.
  • Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
  • Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
  • Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
  • Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
  • As appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs.
  • Ability to observe, assess, and record symptoms, reactions, and progress.
  • Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
  • Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage.
  • Participate in On Call coverage.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
  • Ability to develop and present educational programs and/or workshops.
  • Knowledge of community medical diagnostic and patient care services in area of medical expertise.
  • Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in area of expertise.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to supervise, advise, and train clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team
  • Managing patient care is a team effort that involves clinical and non-clinical staff interacting with patients
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment of the health center mission
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the established Values and Standards
  • Other job-related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Medical Degree (MD or DO)
  • Board certification/eligibility in specialty.
  • ACLS or CPR/AED certified.
  • Current license by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine
  • Current DEA and Massachusetts Controlled Substance license for prescriptive authority
  • Eligible for unrestricted health center at facilities utilized by the health center
Pay is between $190 and $200k.
We have a RVU Bonus program
$3500.00 annual professional allowance for ceu's etc...
We pay for professional license, DEA and Mass Controlled renewals
There is call (right now it's 1 out of 5).
401k match
457 EE contributions for Medical Providers
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Please apply with latest CV, and text your interest to 407-625-6349

Placements USA LLC


Fitchburg, MA



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