Family Practice Physician Traditional Practitioner - Physicians Only Apply - Locum
Posted on: May 7, 2022
A Family Practice Physician Traditional Practitioner practice is
seeking a qualified physician for Chico, CA. This and other
physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. Medical Doctors Only
DUTIES (include but not limited to)
---Primary duty of the physician is to provide medical care at the
---The physician will be assigned a panel of patients and will
deliver care using the Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) model as
the care delivery system. Panel size is determined by the facility
using VHA standards. The provider will manage scheduled and
---Alternative or collateral duties may include management of a
subsection of primary care patients, the subsection may be defined
either by a disease status (e.g. spinal cord injury patients), or
demographic status (women veterans, OIF/OEF Veterans, employees
etc.). Typically these duties are designated at the time of joining
but occasionally during the course of the task order, participation
in organizational initiatives, such as familiarization with
telemedicine for patient care at our rural clinics.
---Physicians are expected to provide clinical oversight and
support for and review care provided by mid-level
---Providers will act as surrogates for their colleagues, providing
care for the colleague's patients during short term absences.
---Timely documentation of patient care, coding, encounter closures
and administrative work is necessary in all areas in accordance
with policy. Physicians must enter own notes, code their own
patient visits, and encounters via Computerized Patient Record
System (CPRS). Patient encounters are to be closed out within 24
hours of patient appointment date. The physicians should also be
proficient in ICD-10 and provide evidence of training. Physicians
will also require additional training in ICD-10 coding. Prohibited
abbreviations will not be used.
---Clinical reminders should be addressed and closed as medically
appropriate. Quality of care will meet professional standards at
all times and will be peer reviewed periodically by the care line
medical director and the Medical Executive Board.
---All physicians will work within their privileges at all times,
unless necessitated by an emergency.
---M.D. or D.O.
---Must be board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
and maintain professional competency.
---Must have and maintain a current license to practice in any one
of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam or
the U.S. Virgin Islands that allows for the independent practice of
clinical services. This license must be current (not revoked,
suspended, or lapsed in registration), valid, and unrestricted.
---Must have current DEA certificate.
---Minimum experience required is one year VA experience (within
the previous four (4) years) and minimum of five (5) years primary
---Must have and maintain current certification in Basic Life
Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) as certified
by the American Heart Association.
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