Expert Physician

Employer
Sanford Federal
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Jan 25, 2022
Closes
Jan 27, 2022
Ref
330889942
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionSanford Federal Inc. (SANFORD) headquartered in Stafford, VA., is a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that provides federal professional services, primarily engaged in providing advanced information technology, cyber security, management systems support, as well as business and infrastructure management services.We are among the most innovative, respected, and ethical providers of technology solutions to the United States government. Our mission is to provide superior-quality, innovative, information technology solutions that help federal agencies best aid, serve, and protect the American people. Job Title: An Expert in Physician Services Based at: Hagerstown, MD.Job Summary:Sanford Federal, Inc. is looking for an Expert Physician to provide on call as well as on ground medical treatment. In addition to on call coverage for emergencies, the Physician will be needed for 2 days a week for 3 hours on each of those days for on ground medical treatment. Candidate Minimum Qualifications: The Candidate shall have a degree in medicine from an accredited college or university.The Candidate must be licensed by the Maryland Board of Physicians, to practice medicine under Maryland State Law. A copy of the current license must be attached to the application.The Candidate shall have experience providing on call and on ground medical and treatment services. The Candidate shall have 5 years of experience providing on call and on ground medical services in a habilitation setting and care and treatment services for individuals with intellectual disabilities. As proof of meeting this preference, the Candidate shall provide with its application 3 references in the past 5 years to attest to the Candidates' required years of experience.Duties: The Physician will be required to provide care to two Health Center residents.After receiving a call or text from the Center, respond by telephone to the Center personnel within 30 minutes of notification of medical concerns for covered individuals.The Physician will not be required to work on State approved holidays during the year but will need to make up the time within the week if typically scheduled to work that day of the week. The Physician will be allowed to have 2 weeks of vacation time for personal use and may extend the time with administrative approval but must offer coverage for the timeframe not available.Evaluate approximately 62 people and new admissions receiving services and 32 people at one-year intervals and certify whether each person's condition continues to require care at the level provided in the Health CentersPerform a complete history and physical examination on the next scheduled day of service for any new admission (irrespective of accompanying medical information on admission) and then annually thereafter, documenting a complete review of the biological systems, for each person receiving services at the Center, including respite care residents.Complete a plan of care in the form of Physician's Orders and Physician's Progress Notes upon each visit as needed for each resident as well as any consultations and lab reviews.See residents scheduled by Center personnel as determined and agreed upon for sick calls and services. Dictate result of evaluations and submit dictation to the Center's Medical Records division.Perform monthly review of each resident at Center and review/renewal medications.Provide 24-hour-per-day, 7 days a week physician on call coverage for emergencies and new admissions. Provide weekly coverage for the hours of 08:00-17:30 for consultations. Assisting in emergency medical placement may be needed for the people which may include contacting local hospitals and informing them of the person's condition and the types of services that will be required.Seek medical and surgical consultation as necessary.Provide guidance to the Center's staff, specifically the nursing staff, on the execution of care policies for people served by the CenterWhy Sanford Federal?You can take pride in working for a company dedicated to serving our government by providing the best, most cost-effective solutions for the US Government. Our work helps the US Government secure our nation, support the efforts of our military and intelligence communities, and provide lifesaving medical services to our soldiers, vets, and their families.Powered by JazzHR2NAv6Km3hA

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