Locum Tenens Family Practice (w/OB) Job in El Paso, Texas
Physician Place of Performance: El Paso, TX A-Team Solutions is seeking a Physician for a full time position at a local correctional facility in El Paso, TX for a one year contract for an opportunity that we are currently pursuing. Job Duties: • Providing a wide range of emergency services, including primary care for trauma and life-saving procedures. • Performing minor surgical procedures, such as: incision and drainage; suturing of lacerations; removal of cysts; and removal/slash repair of ingrown toenails. • Prescribes medications and treatment for illnesses. Prior to dispensing, must call attention to any synergistic, antagonistic and cumulative effects of any medications prescribed. • Serves as the primary provider for routine requests for evaluation of new complaints, for routine recurring visits for chronic illnesses, and emergencies when clinically indicated. • Establishes diagnostic impressions and requests appropriate diagnostic tests (e.g. laboratory, X-Ray, visual acuity, and electrocardiogram) and ability to interpret results and selected laboratory findings to include the following: • Clinical Laboratory-urinalysis, complete blood counts, staining and examination of smears for bacteria, blood glucose, audio hearing test. • Radiology-preliminary interpretation of radiographs to identify gross abnormalities fractures, etc. • Optometry-screening for distance and near vision by use of charts and visual screening machines. • Electrocardiograph Operations-operates electrocardiographic machine and has basic concepts of interpretation of the tracing to detect abnormalities. • Dental-able to perform screening dental examinations, charting and recognizing gross abnormalities of the gum and teeth by means of percussion and palpation and interpretation of dental radiographs. • Mental Health-capable of screening for gross mood change, disoriented patterns of behavior, or speech. Takes brief psychiatric, drug, and alcohol abuse history. General knowledge to identify a particular mental disorder such as depression or anxiety and provides emergency treatment and care. Requirements: • Education, certification, or current licensor/status competency, as required by the State of Texas or any other state. • A minimum of one year experience in a medical setting. Experience in a correctional health care setting preferred, but not required. • Proof of CPR certification. • Evidence acceptable to the Clinical Director of Recent testing for Immunity to tuberculosis or other communicable diseases. A-Team Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer To learn more about A-Team Solutions, please visit us at www.a-teamsolutions.com or like us on Facebook! Contact us at 1-866-328-3511
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