Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a per diem Physician Specialist for the Department of Family Medicine & Community Health at the 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 co-morbid 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.
Licensed to practice medicine in the State of New Jersey.
Current DEA and CDS registration.
Three (3) years of approved specialty training; certification or eligibility for certification by the appropriate American Board, demonstrated competence in hospital practice and Credentials Committee or equivalent recommendation.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Valid Driver's License.
Fluency in Spanish.
Possesses own vehicle or alternative means of transportation from one site to another.
Posting Number: 21ST0591
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 128386
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.