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Pediatrician

Job Details

Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center - 2323 W Grand Ave - Waukegan, IL
$150,000.00 Salary

Description

GENERAL SUMMARY
Provides comprehensive primary health care to health center patients in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease. Acts as primary health care provider within the scope of his/her primary care specialty (i.e., Family Practice, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN)
 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provider comprehensive primary health care:

  • Performs physical examinations on new and return clients.
  • Admits patients to the hospital at which he/she has admitting privileges; may refer some clients to other institutions for hospitalization as appropriate
  • Refers clients to specialists as necessary.
  • Documents all patient care activities per Health Center medical records protocol.
  • Participates in the call coverage rotation during hours when center is closed.
  • Participates in community and clinic education programs.
  • Contributes toward the development of goals and objectives relevant to specialty/life cycle area or other annual action plan. Attends meetings when assigned.
  • Maintains productivity level necessary to reach mandated level of client encounters.
  • Participates as member of interdisciplinary health care team
  • Maintains quality standards.
  • Maintains current credentialing & licensure.
  • Collaborates with other providers by including collaborative practice agreement with advanced practice nurses as assigned.
  • Assists in supervision of health professions or residents when assigned.
  • Participates in Health Center staff and team meetings as appropriate.
  • Participates in other Health Center committee meetings such as Quality Assurance as assigned.
  • Maintains minimum CME certificates as required by Law.
  • Agreements with Erie externally as assigned.
  • Arrives at “YES” for Erie Family Health Centers patient & staff.
  • Adheres to all Erie Family Health Center policies & procedures.
  • Performs procedures as qualified and privileged for the ambulatory setting.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • M.D. or DO from accredited institution.
  • Licensed as a physician in Illinois
  • Federal DEA license.
  • Board certified or Board eligible in specialty.
  • CPR certification.
  • Bilingual preferred- Spanish

COVID-19 vaccine documentation is required for all employees.

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