Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Physician Specialist for the Department of Surgery within the New Jersey Medical School. As a Per Diem Physician Specialist, you will be expected to participate in all activities to the satisfaction of the Department Chair, and/or Urology Division Chief. Incumbent will provide urologic call coverage to University Hospital and any other designated outside facility, averaging 5-10 days per month. Call coverage is 24 hours.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Performs urological consultations and any emergency surgeries when on call.
Fulfills other clinical responsibilities as may be assigned by the Division Chief and/or Department Chair. All medical records should be completed in accordance with NJMS and hospital policies.
Completes all coding, and MedAptus charge entry or submission of charges to the departmental billing office for all patient encounters within seven (7) days of the date of service.
Completes medical records within seven (7) days of the date of service.
Completes all charge submissions within fourteen (14) days of the date of service.
Completes Medicare time studies or such other documents required for documenting services under the program and for documenting services.
Fulfills other responsibilities as may be assigned by the Division Chief and/or Department Chair.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Medical Degree; Licensed in New Jersey.
Board Certified or Eligible Urologist.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Solid knowledge of computer software programs (Microsoft Office, EPIC, etc.).
Must have excellent organization, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Must hold one's self accountable to high standards of professional excellence.
Interests in robotic surgery, reconstruction or female urology.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Must be able to lift or exert force up to twenty-five (25) pounds.
Salary: $800 per 24 hour on call - $33.33 per hour
Posting Number: 19ST4937
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 106737
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.