Physicians Immediate Care

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Occupational Medicine Physician

at Physicians Immediate Care

Posted: 4/28/2018
Job Status: Full-Time/Regular
Job Reference #: 1249
Keywords: surgical, clinical

Job Description

Tracking Code
1249-074
Job Description

Job Summary:

Physician will provide compassionate and high quality care to urgent care and occupational medicine patients.

Physician will travel between the following clinics: Dixon & DeKalb. For clinic addresses please visit our website.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide and manage direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses, and treatment
  • Triage patients to differentiate between immediate and less urgent care
  • Manage private, pre-employment, and workers compensation patients effectively
  • Order diagnostic tests such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests and interpret test results
  • Perform digital blocks, and regional anesthesia
  • Perform minor outpatient surgical procedures such as tendon repair, wound closure and management, incision and drainage, and needle biopsy
  • Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as aspirations and injection of joints, bursas, and cysts
  • Perform closed reductions of fractures and dislocations
  • Apply and modify braces, casts, splints, and other orthopedic appliances
  • Prescribe pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions
  • Instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens
  • Communicate with patients regarding testing results, follow-up care, and additional information
  • Communicate patient needs, diagnosis, and course of treatment to the patient, company, as well as other clinical staff and instruct and educate patients about discharge instructions if applicable
  • Participate in company required CME courses and perform CME credits to maintain license
  • Collaborate with Advanced Practice Providers to assure compliance of all applicable regulations
  • If applicable, instruct and direct the Advanced Practice Provider in duties, oversee and check work, and provide general direction

We offer onsite training and a competitive benefits package including:

  • APP Supervision Bonus
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Medical Malpractice Insurance
  • A Generous CME allowance
  • Personal Paid Time Off and CME Paid Time Off
  • In-House Medical
  • Life Insurance
  • STD<D

And more!

Required Skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively and courteously deal with patients, families, clients, co-workers, clinical staff, and other providers
  • Knowledge of computer function and basic office equipment
  • Experience with electronic medical record (EMR) systems
  • Organizational and analytical skills necessary to maintain efficient workflow
  • Ability to use the necessary equipment such as the nebulizer, EKG machine, etc.
  • Ability to perform duties in accordance with the customary rules of ethics and conduct of the applicable State Board of Medicine and other such regulating bodies
  • Ability to adjust responsibilities to accommodate a fast-paced work environment while maintaining excellent customer service and staff interactions
Required Experience
  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Medicine
  • Current medical license in the state of practice, a state controlled substance, and a Federal DEA license with no restrictions
  • Licensed by the State Board of Medical Examiners and Board certified in a specialty field of medicine
  • Knowledge of basic ER, internal medicine, generalist, occupational medicine, and family practice procedures
  • A minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience in an emergency medicine, urgent care, or ambulatory care setting strongly preferred
  • Must be able to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
Job Location
Hillcrest, Illinois, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular