Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Physician Specialist, Per Diem for the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. The primary purpose of the Physician Specialist is to provide general clinical services and is responsible for preventive medicine, diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses, treatment and stabilization of hospitalized patients and management of chronic conditions. Among the key duties of the position are the following:
Studies, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats diseases of the human body related to the specialty of training, including acute exacerbation of chronic conditions, and comorbid conditions that lead to acute organ dysfunction.
Examines patients utilizing all types of medical equipment, instruments and follows the standard of care in treating hospitalized patients, including obtaining appropriate diagnostic tests and specialist consultations.
Prescribes and orders medicine and engages in research to aid in control and care of disease.
Makes recommendations for treatment, therapeutic planning, and follow-up studies.
Serves as a consultant to other members of the staff on problems related to the medical specialty.
Completes all required documentation in a timely manner, including billing, medical records, and administrative duties.
Minimum Education and Experience:
MD or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine.
Valid New Jersey Medical License.
CDS and DEA.
Three (3) years of approved specialty training; certification or eligibility for certification by the appropriate American Board.
Fluency in Spanish.
Possesses own vehicle or alternative means of transportation from one site to another.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Ability to type and use a computer to enter in the Electronic Medical Records.
Ability to read, write and speak or communicate in English to successfully accomplish the essential duties of the position.
Ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position. The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, and your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
Frequently walks, bends, stretches, pushes and pulls.
Lift or exert up to 25 lbs.
Ten (10) openings.
Posting Number: 19ST3158
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 95347
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.