Full Time Physician MedExpress Urgent Care

Lavale, MD

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The Physician will provide and manage direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment. Performs therapeutic procedures such as I&D, splinting, suturing, managing infection, and wound care
  • Documenting/Charting patient information in line with current policies and procedures
  • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care. Communicates with patients regarding testing results, follow-up care, and additional information
  • Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions
  • Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate
  • Follows established policies, procedures, objectives, and recommended referral practices
  • Assists the CorporateCare division of MedExpress and pathways associated therewith
  • Participates in facility in-services, required staff meetings, and other clinic operations procedures
  • Orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and interpret test results for deviation from normal. Orientation and training of new practitioners when necessary
  • Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required
  • Prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods
  • Interpret the application of OSHA and HIPAA laws. Maintain quality, safety, and infection control standards

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of clinical experience in an emergency medicine, urgent care, or ambulatory care setting


Posted September 2, 2021