Reporting to the Director, Medical Services, the Physician provide primary health care to students, with emphasis on illness prevention and health education.
The successful candidate will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to evaluate, diagnose and treat student-patients, staff and faculty while maintaining the highest quality standards of care.
Perform physical exams including assessment and diagnosis of presenting problems and management of illness; educate concerning prevention and wellness; follow-up patient problems in continuity structure; utilize specialists and outside medical resources when necessary.
Requires M.D. or D.O from an accredited medical or osteopathic institution.
Requires NY State license and current DEA registration.
Must be board certified or eligible in primary care specialty, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or related discipline.
A minimum of 5 years related experience with at least 3 years' acceptable clinical experience required.
Demonstrated expertise in performing medical examinations in routine and emergency situations as well as treating common, acute and episodic illnesses and injuries.
Familiarity with electronic schedule and electronic medical record.
Knowledge of disease, prevention, and health promotion needs of late adolescent and adult population as well as understanding of healthcare needs of a college campus.
Experience with quality assurance, peer review, working with multi-disciplinary staff and working in collaborative practice.
Contact with patients and/or research subjects
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 503188
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