Physician / Hospitalist / California / Permanent / Hospitalist Job
Company: Kurz Solutions
Posted on: May 6, 2022
MD/DO - Hospitalist
Small Community, Hometown Feeling
The Community - Barstow, CA
Barstow is a historic, small town offering that often sought after
small community, hometown feeling. Geographically placed almost
exactly midway from Los Angeles, CA and Las Vegas, NV, there are
several major highways and railroads that converge in Barstow. As
part of the Mojave Desert, Barstow experiences four seasons with
milder winters. Barstow offers a wide variety of entertainment,
dining, shopping and historic places to visit. Barstow is also the
closest city to Fort Irwin.
The National Training Center at Fort Irwin is a world class
training center for America's Military, known for its excellent
desert training, vast recreational opportunities, and history. The
mission of the National Training Center is to provide tough,
realistic, joint and combined arms training in multi-national
venues across the full spectrum of conflict set in a contemporary
operating environment to assist Commanders in developing trained,
competent leaders and Soldiers by presenting them with current
problem sets to improve the force and prepare for success in the
Global War on Terrorism and future joint battlefields.
Requirements (duties include, but are not limited to)
- Treat all eligible beneficiaries regardless of underlying
disease process or physical condition of the patients.
- Provide advice and opinions upon request by the Chief of the
Primary Care Clinic or the referring physician in support of
examinations and procedures as provided in conjunction with patient
care and treatment.
- Prepare all records and reports as may be required in support
of services rendered and as required by the MTF and as outlined in
the WACH Primary Care Clinic Service Standard Operating Procedure
- Take part in clinic QA&I programs as required to meet, the
standards of the JC and as delineated in the WACH Primary Care
Clinic Service Performance Improvement Program.
- Attend and participate in patient care reports, patient care
conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences, and
other appropriate professional activities only to the extent that
such attendance and participation is relative to his/her assigned
cases and/or performance of contract services as determined by the
Chief of the Primary Care Clinic.
- Facilitate patient access to medical care by recommending
appropriate referrals to other HCP(s) in accordance with (IAW)
policies and regulations.
- Provide services to appropriate referrals to other military
personnel and civilians who are deploying, redeploying, mobilizing
or demobilizing through the Soldiers Readiness Processing (SRP)
recommendations to members of the medical staff (e.g.,
- Advise COR of any problems encountered, or which may be
encountered, in connection with meeting the needs of patients
treated. Continuing problems of any nature shall be reported in
writing to the COR.
- Maintain documentation of all treatment provided in accordance
with hospital directives and prepare such records and reports as
may be required by the contract. Ensure all documentation and
reports are legible.
- Become familiar with the hospital formulary. HCP shall
prescribe pharmaceuticals according to the availability of drugs
listed therein. The pharmacy service will provide instruction to
all prescribing practitioners on substitutability of generic drugs
for prescribed drugs. The HCP shall follow the procedures of the
MTF when prescribing drugs.
- Maintain proper medical records on beneficiaries to whom
treatment is provided in accordance with MTF procedures and
regulations. Use the Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology
Application (AHLTA) and Composite Health Care System (CHCS) for
keeping records, ordering of ancillary procedures, ordering of
medications, writing doctor's orders, and performing other required
patient record functions. Patient encounters within the Military
Health System, AHLTA and CHCS shall be accurately and promptly
documented and coded, adhering to medical and legal classification
standards. Patient encounters shall be completed at the end of each
day or within 72 hours in AHLTA after patient visit.
- The HCPs shall maintain health records in accordance with Army
Regulation 40-66. Qualifications
- Must have graduated from an accredited Doctor of Medicine (MD)
or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) program to include an Internal
Medicine residency program.
- Must be Board Certified in Internal Medicine as a Hospitalist
by the American Board of Internal Medicine Physicians or American
Osteopathic Board of Internist.
- Must have a minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as
a practicing Hospitalist prior to commencing services.
- Possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted license to practice
medicine in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia,
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or U.S. Virgin Islands.
- Possess and maintain at all times a current Drug Enforcement
Administration (DEA) registration.
- Possess and maintain certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
as approved by the American Heart Association (AHA).
KurzSolutions is committed to improving health outcomes by
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