Physician - Gastroenterologist

Eglin AFB, Florida
Jan 27, 2023
Feb 24, 2023
Full Time

ERP International is seeking a full time Gastroenterologist in support of the Eglin Hospital at Eglin AFB, Fort Walton Beach, FL. Apply online today and discover more about this exceptional practice opportunity.

Be the Best! Join our team of exceptional health care professionals across the nation. Come discover the immense pride and job satisfaction ERP Employees experience in providing care for our Military Members, their Families and Retired Military Veterans! ERP International is honored to have been named one of The Washington Post's 2022 Top Workplaces!

* Excellent Compensation & Exceptional Comprehensive Benefits!
* Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Time, Plus 10 Paid Federal Holidays!

* Medical/Dental/Vision, Health Savings Account available, STD, LTD and Life Insurance! and more!
* Annual CME Stipend and License/Certification Reimbursement!

* Matching 401K!

About ERP International, LLC: ERP is a nationally respected provider of health, science, and technology solutions supporting clients in the government and commercial sectors. We provide comprehensive enterprise information technology, strategic sourcing, and management solutions to DoD and federal civilian agencies in 40 states. Founded in 2006, ERP is headquartered in Laurel, MD and maintains satellite offices in Montgomery, AL and San Antonio, TX - plus project locations nationwide. ERP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran.


Work Schedule:Normal schedule is 9 hours between 6:30am and 5:30pm, with a one-hour lunch

On-Call: Up to 2 weeks per month

Call-Back required, minimal

Practice Specific Details and Tasks: The duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide outpatient services for patients as scheduled by the MTF.
  • Provide inpatient consultation. This will include new patients when consults are requested by the health care team. The Gastroenterologist must be able to perform unsupervised and be able to supervise house staff performing gastroenterology procedures.
  • See new patient consults and established follow-up clinic visits. The provider is expected to respond to telephone consults and inform patients of lab and radiology results in a timely manner.
  • Provide inpatient, urgent, and same day consultations on a "walk-in" basis.
  • Perform a full range of physician services in accordance with privileges granted by the MTF.
  • Shall perform Gastroenterology-related procedures that are medically indicated to include, but not limited to: Upper Endoscopies (including dilations, gastrostomy tube/PEG placement, and control of bleeding), Flexible Sigmoidoscopies (including hemorrhoid banding), Colonoscopies (including polypectomies, control of bleeding) and Paracentesis. Performance of Percutaneous Liver Biopsy and Interventional Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is highly desired.
  • Direct, perform, or assist in the instruction of other health care professionals within the scope of the clinical privileges or responsibilities.
  • Examine, diagnose, treat or prescribe courses of treatment within the scope of training, experience, and privileges.
  • Provide preventive and health maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills through education and counseling.
  • Order diagnostic tests as applicable as well as request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.
  • Technically proficient in directing and teaching other medical staff, providing educational lectures and participating in the provision of in-service training to clinic staff members. Such direction and interaction will adhere to Government and professional clinical standards and accepted clinical protocols.
  • Shall perform administrative duties that may include participating in medical education programs, quality improvement functions and other duties as prescribed by the Flight Commander.
  • Shall be scheduled to participate in formal educational lectures; approximately 2 per year, or more if desired, during billable hours.
  • Shall provide instruction for medical residents, physician assistant students, medical students and/or students of other health care disciplines in the form of clinical rotations, didactics and inpatient discussions as appropriate.


Minimum Qualifications:
* Degree/Education: MD or DO; internship/residency in Gastroenterology
* Experience: Minimum 12 months within the last 24 months; may include residency
* Licensure: Active/clear license to practice as a physician from any state
* Clinical Board Certification: Board-Certified by ABIM
* Life Support Certifications: BLS/ACLS
* Security: Must possess ability to pass a Government background check/security clearance.

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