Advantage Care Health Center

Position Title: Primary Care Physician
Position Location:
189 Wheatley Road
Brookville, NY 11545
United States

County: Nassau

Contact Name: Paulette Birong
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 516-686-4400x2397
Contact Fax: 516-686-4425

CHCANYS Member Info: Non-Member - Organizational

Position Description:

Primary Care Physician

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Medical degree conferred by an accredited college or university required.
  • Board Certified and New York State licensure required.
  • 24 Continued Medical Education (CME) credits per credentialing cycle (2 years).
  • Healthcare Provider CPR/AED Certification.
  • Relevant administrative experience in a teaching medical institution required. Familiarity serving persons with mental retardation, developmental delays or disabilities desirable.
  • Five years management and supervisory experience required.
  • Strong ability to support, lead and direct staff effectively to accomplish work place goals required.
  • Strong oral, written, and organizational skills required.
  • Knowledge of relevant federal and state regulatory requirements required.
  • Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and third party billing requirements preferred.
  • National Provider Identifier
  • Bi-lingual preferred (English/Spanish)


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • diagnoses and treats variety of diseases and injuries in general practice;
  • examines patients, using medical instruments and equipment;
  • orders or executes various tests, analyses, and diagnostic images to provide information on patient's condition;
  • analyzes reports and findings of tests and of examination, and diagnoses condition;
  • administers or prescribes treatments and drugs;
  • inoculates and vaccinates patients to immunize patients from communicable diseases;
  • advises patients concerning diet, hygiene, and methods for prevention of disease;
  • reports births, deaths, and outbreak of contagious diseases to governmental authorities as required;
  • refers patients to medical specialist or other practitioner for specialized treatment;
  • may make inpatient visits to attend to patients hospitalized in an affiliated institution;
  • may conduct physical examinations to provide information needed for admission to school, consideration for jobs, participation in summer or recreational camp or eligibility for insurance coverage;
  • serves on health care facility committees as required (e.g. Quality Assurance, Infection Control, Complaints Committee);
  • ensures adherence to all applicable program statutes, regulations and appropriate insurance billing practices;
  • ensures fulfillment of the health care facility’s commitment for ensuring quality care;
  • performs other duties as requested by the Director of Medical Services and/or the Assistant Director of Medical Services.

 



Compensation Type: Salary

Job Type: Physicians


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