- Primary Care Physician with convenient location in Bluffton, SC with a comfortable environment and operates the practice as a private company. staffed by our physician, nurse practitioners and physician assistants which work with a team approach to patient care.
Responsibilities and Duties
Assesses patient status by obtaining health history, chart reviews; assessing presenting illness, family history and risk factors, cultural factors; and performing appropriate physical examination. Orders/performs appropriate laboratory diagnostic and other screening tests. Promotes patient advocacy, collaborates with physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of the patient. Integrates data to determine diagnosis and any health risks. Develops and implements treatment plan by prescribing/dispensing medications and/or injections in compliance with medical practice guidelines and state laws. Prepares documentation for medical records including updating patient medical chart by posting examination and test results, diagnosis, medications, and treatment in written/computerized manner. Maintains confidentiality of all patient information according to Federal guidelines and regulations stated by HIPAA, HITECH, OSHA
Qualifications and Skills
Minimum Qualifications - Board Certification, State License, DEA, ACLS
Job Type: Full-time