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Gastroenterologist

Salem Gastroenterology Consultants
Salem, Oregon 97301
  • Job Type
    Employee

 

Mission: To give the highest quality, most innovative, and cost-effective care to our patients, service to our colleagues, and sound business practices to our community. To create and maintain a professional work environment based on the principles of mutual respect and compassion for each individual.

 

 

Vision: We exceed our patients' expectations, meet the needs of our community, and create an environment of mutual trust and open communication. We promote positive staff and physician relationships and exercise fiscal responsibility while encouraging innovation.

 

 

Values: Commitment, Compassion, Efficiency, Teamwork, Quality

 

 

Job Summary:Responsible for care of patients in the clinic, hospital and endoscopy center by providing them with healthcare services that meet state and national standards for caregiving.

 

 

Education and Experience:

  • Medical degree from an accredited program is required
  • Board certified (or elgibile) in internal medicine and or GI is required
  • Active Oregon physician license and in good standing is required
  • Active DEA registration; in good standing is required
  • ACLS and BLS certification is required
  • Fives years of GI experience is preferred

 

 

Requirements:

ü  Good command of the English language, both verbal and written

ü  Present a friendly, courteous, and helpful image in all interactions to create a positive work environment

ü  Arrive timely and meet the needs of the company as demanded by the schedule, particularly when overtime hours and time changes become necessary

ü  Understanding of HIPAA, OSHA, and other applicable federal and state regulations

ü  Skill in time management, problem-solving, multitasking, and prioritizing

ü  Communicate clearly and effectively with providers, coworkers, and patients

ü  Meet and exceed short and long term goals as established for the department

ü  Recommend new approaches, policies, and procedures to influence continuous improvements in the efficiency and services performed

ü  Adhere to company policies and procedures

ü  Set a good example for coworkers in all aspects of performance

ü  Strive to maintain and improve cohesiveness and teamwork through the practice

ü  Model and encourage behavior consistent with the company's mission statement

ü  Complete assigned workload within the prescribed time limit and work efficiently under pressure and without continual supervision

ü  This position is essential and may be expected to report to work during inclement weather, emergency, and other work closures

ü  Perform other duties as assigned, as long as they are in accordance with the company vision, mission, and values

 

 

Essential Job Duties:

While Working at Salem Gastro:

ü  Assess patient health by interviewing patient, perform physical examinations, obtain, update, and study the medical history

ü  Issue orders for medications, treatments, diagnostic tests, procedures, and or referrals

 

ü  Code visit accurately and timely

ü  Perform patient history and physical

ü  Establish medical diagnoses

ü  Order and interpret diagnostic tests

ü  Provide health education and counseling to patient and family

ü  Document information accurately and promptly

ü  Maintain desktop in EMR

ü  Answer flag, phone notes, and other documents from staff and other providers timely

ü  Comply with federal and state legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising Administration on needed actions

ü  Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational conferences; reviewing professional publications; participating in professional societies

ü  Act as a resource for other members of the health care team, share knowledge and expertise with staff through discussion

 

 

While Working at Salem Endoscopy:

ü  Perform endoscopy procedures

ü  Code visit accurately and timely

ü  Provide health education and counseling to patient and family

ü  Document information accurately and promptly

 

 

While Working in the Hospital:

ü  Evaluate and treat patients in the emergency room on the inpatient setting

ü  Perform endoscopy procedures on inpatients and outpatients

ü  Conduct patient rounds

ü  Code visit accurately and timely

ü  Evaluate changes in the patient's condition

ü  Write admission, consultation, procedure, and discharge reports

ü  Consult with hospitalists, surgeons, and other hospital personal as needed

ü  Help manage the hospital patient list

ü  Initiate and implement an individualized medical plan of care in collaboration with other health care professionals

ü  Initiate necessary diagnostic, therapeutic, and medical actions in compliance with approved protocols with the physician on call

ü  Provide follow-up care, including acute and routine examinations, based on the chief complaint

ü  Assess progress, identify problems, initiate preventative measures, recognize emergent issues, and initiate proper care

ü  Prescribe and regulate medication per physician consultation or protocols

ü  Recognize normal and abnormal laboratory findings and the pathology involved

ü  Document and maintain clinical activities in the respective patient's chart

ü  Meet regularly with and work collaboratively to affect programmatic change and develop protocols

ü  Identify goals for the patient and communicate them to others involved in the patient's care

ü  Utilize supplies, equipment, and resources to contain cost without compromising the delivery of care

ü  Document information accurately and promptly

 

 

Working Conditions:

ü  Varied activities include but are not limited to, walking, standing, reaching, pushing, pulling, bending, lifting

ü  Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time

ü  Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye coordination

ü  Ability to use an array of office equipment including, but not limited to a computer, copier, multi-line telephone, etc

ü  Ability to use standard medical equipment and supplies including but not limited to a stretcher, cardiac monitor, thermometer, oximeter, blood pressure machine/manual, blood glucose monitor, wall suction and intravenous supplies

ü  May on occasion require light lifting of no greater than 50 pounds

 

ü  Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range

ü  Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours at times

ü  May have exposure to patients with infectious diseases

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Posted: 2020-10-06 Expires: 2020-11-05

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Gastroenterologist

Salem Gastroenterology Consultants
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