Chenega Corporation Physician / Family Practice in Elmendorf AFB, Alaska

Chenega Global Services

Company Job Title:

Family Practice Physician- Board Certified

Chenega Job Title:

Family Practice Physician- Board Certified

Clearance:

NACI

Location:

Joint Base Elmendorf/Richardson, AK

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Regular

Prepared Date:

08/16/17

Approved Date:

08/16/17

THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPOND BID AWARD!

Summary:To provideFamily Practice PhysicianServices to the Military Treatment Facilities and patient population at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, AK.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Shall provide outpatient health care to qualifying beneficiaries as scheduled by the Government.

  • Care shall include but not be limited to continuing, comprehensive health maintenance and medical care to entire family from birth is preferred, however, the ages of five and older will be considered.

  • Will maintain a program of comprehensive health for the family unit, to include preventive medicine, behavioral sciences, and community health.

  • May become the primary care manager for a panel of patients. As a PCM, will be the primary person responsible for the management of the health and wellness of his/her assigned patients. Duties include:

  • Examination of patients, formulation differential diagnostic plans, defines and orders required diagnostic testing.

  • Interpretation of examination findings and test results, and implementation of treatment plans.

  • Determines need for consultation and assists in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.

  • Approving/disapproving subspecialty referrals.

  • Answering patient telephone consults with the assistance of clinic staff.

  • Providing primary and secondary preventive maintenance care.

  • All inpatients will be admitted as per the local MTF instructions.

  • Be capable of adequately diagnosing and treating a wide-range of pediatric and adult acute and chronic diseases and injuries including but not limited to conditions of the:

  • Skin Pulmonary System

  • Head Gastrointestinal System

  • Eyes Musculoskeletal System

  • Ears Genitourinary System

  • Nose Reproductive System

  • Throat Lymphatic System

  • Neck Central Nervous System

  • Cardiovascular System Endocrine System

  • Psychiatric and Behavioral Health

  • Ensure a safe work environment and employee safe work habits.

  • Prepare records and reports as required in support of services rendered in accordance with established procedures.

  • Attend and participate in patient care reports, patient care conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences and other appropriate professional activities only to the extent that such attendance and participation is relative to his/her assigned cases and/or performance of services as determined by the supervisor.

Non-Essential Duties:

  • None

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Successful completion of an accredited Family Medicine Residency

  • Current board certification by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine (AOBFM)

  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS Certifications by the American Heart Association or American Red Cross

  • Current license to practice as Family Practice Physician in any of the 50 US States or territories.

  • Graduated from an approved medical school and completed a residency or fellowship acceptable to the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General as a:

Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Osteopathy (D.O.) from a school in the United States or Canada approved by a recognized accrediting body in the year of the applicant’s graduation or,

  • A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school that provided education and medical knowledge substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United States. This accreditation may be demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) (or a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical education in the United States and graduate education in a foreign country).

  • Maintained an active license corresponding to a Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration number.

  • Have 24 months experience within the last 36 months in the same specialty.

  • Have sufficient experience to be able to adequately perform medical procedures as a qualified provider or under the supervision of a qualified provider, to include, but not limited to, the following:

• Basic Life Support

• Advanced Life Support

• Pediatric Advanced Life Support

• Crycothyroidotomy

• Secure and maintain an adequate airway to include endotracheal intubation

• Cardioversion of life threatening arrhythmias

• Simple minor surgical procedures: punch biopsies, excision of skin lesions

• Simple abscess incision and drainage

• Nail trephination

• Sling or swath injuries

• Lumbar puncture

• Suture simple laceration

• Suture removal

• Tube thoracostomy

• Cryotherapy

• Nebulizer treatment

• Urine catheterization

• Cultures (throat, wound)

• Suprapubic tap

• Remove ocular, nasal and ear foreign bodies

• Clearing of ears by flush technique

• Reduce simple dislocations and fractures, when appropriate

• Bandaging of sprains, minor burns, and minor lacerations

• Perform venous punctures for lab studies and interpret results

• Draw arterial blood gases for evaluation and interpret results

Administer intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous medications as appropriate

• Stabilize and evaluate cervical spine injuries as appropriate

• Splint and stabilize traumatic injuries to extremities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Shall have sufficient skills, knowledge and experience to perform the specific tasks.

  • Computer skills.

  • Have excellent communication and written skills, to communicate with patients and other health care providers.

Diversity:

  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.

Ethics:

  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Successful completion of an accredited Family Medicine Residency

  • Current board certification by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine (AOBFM)

  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS Certifications by the American Heart Association or American Red Cross

  • Current license to practice as Family Practice Physician in any of the 50 US States or territories.

  • Graduated from an approved medical school and completed a residency or fellowship acceptable to the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General as a:

Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Osteopathy (D.O.) from a school in the United States or Canada approved by a recognized accrediting body in the year of the applicant’s graduation or,

  • A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school that provided education and medical knowledge substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United States. This accreditation may be demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) (or a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical education in the United States and graduate education in a foreign country).

  • Maintained an active license corresponding to a Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration number.

  • Have 24 months experience within the last 36 months in the same specialty.

  • Have sufficient experience to be able to adequately perform medical procedures as a qualified provider or under the supervision of a qualified provider, to include, but not limited to, the following:

• Basic Life Support

• Advanced Life Support

• Pediatric Advanced Life Support

• Crycothyroidotomy

• Secure and maintain an adequate airway to include endotracheal intubation

• Cardioversion of life threatening arrhythmias

• Simple minor surgical procedures: punch biopsies, excision of skin lesions

• Simple abscess incision and drainage

• Nail trephination

• Sling or swath injuries

• Lumbar puncture

• Suture simple laceration

• Suture removal

• Tube thoracostomy

• Cryotherapy

• Nebulizer treatment

• Urine catheterization

• Cultures (throat, wound)

• Suprapubic tap

• Remove ocular, nasal and ear foreign bodies

• Clearing of ears by flush technique

• Reduce simple dislocations and fractures, when appropriate

• Bandaging of sprains, minor burns, and minor lacerations

• Perform venous punctures for lab studies and interpret results

• Draw arterial blood gases for evaluation and interpret results

Administer intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous medications as appropriate

• Stabilize and evaluate cervical spine injuries as appropriate

• Splint and stabilize traumatic injuries to extremities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Shall have sufficient skills, knowledge and experience to perform the specific tasks.

  • Computer skills.

  • Have excellent communication and written skills, to communicate with patients and other health care providers.

Job: Medical Services

Organization: Chenega Global Services

Title: Physician / Family Practice

Location: Alaska-Elmendorf AFB

Requisition ID: 1700002363