MEDCOM Physician (Neurology) in FT. HOOD, Texas
A recruitment or relocation bonus may be authorized.
May include shift work or rotating shifts.
Medical malpractice liability insurance is not required for federal civilian healthcare providers as they are covered by the Federal Tort Claims Act (28 U.S.C. § 1346(b)) while acting within the scope of their employment.
Ft Hood is nicknamed The Great Place because of the quality of life the post and area offer Soldiers and their families. Ft Hood covers a total of 340 sq miles and rests in the beautiful 'hill and lake' country of Central Texas, between Killeen and Copperas Cove. For those who enjoy the outdoors, Ft Hood is the ideal location because of warm winters and hot summers. The nearby lakes, Belton and Stillhouse, offer year round outdoor recreation activities. Please visit: http://pao.hood.army.mil/.
Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
As a Physician (Neurology), you will:
Answers inquiries from patients and staff, makes telephone calls to patients or to other health care professionals to provide patient care, consultation or medical management services, and becomes familiar with the Medical Treatment Facility formulary.
Coordinate all inpatient and observation unit admissions with the appropriate attending staff physician and General Medicine inpatient ward team.
Exercises admitting privileges for patients requiring inpatient care or observation, writes and/or reviews initial orders and prepares and/or reviews notes that include the patient's chief complaint, history, physical examination, laboratory data, assessment and plan, both diagnostic and therapeutic.
Teach and provide consultation to other health care providers with occasional consultation to inpatient services.
Complete formal written medical student and house staff evaluations as required.
Must have a permanent, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a State, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico or a territory of the U.S.
All Health Care Providers must be able to obtain and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) Training and certification. Current Advanced Life Support of other advanced certification does not supersede BLS completion.
Salary Range: Very Competitive Plus Incentives
Recruitment Bonus: Negotiable
External Company Name: Marketing & Advertising Business Unlimited, Inc
External Company URL: http://www.civilianmedicaljobs.com/