Long Island FQHC, Inc.

Position Title: Pediatrician
Position Location:
380 Nassau Road
Roosevelt, NY 11575
USA

County: Nassau

Contact Name: Chandni Singh
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 516-546-4237
Contact Fax: 516-546-4214

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

JOB TITLE:                          Pediatrician

REPORTS TO:                     Medical Director

The following statements reflect the general duties, responsibilities and competencies considered necessary to perform the essential functions of the job and should not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements of this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides comprehensive medical care to newborns, children, and adolescents.
  • Examine children regularly to assess their growth and development including cognitive skills.
  • Research information to develop conclusions and care recommendations.
  • Adheres to professional standards, practice policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and regulatory standards.
  • Works as a team player assisting other staff providers with developing diagnosis and patient treatment options.
  • Track and administer immunizations and vaccinations on schedule.
  • Orders, performs and interprets test and analyze records, reports and examination information to diagnose patients’ condition.
  • Records and maintains patient information such as medical history, reports and examination results.
  • Plans and executes medical care programs to help in mental and emotional development of infants and teenagers.
  • Monitors patients’ conditions and progress and re-evaluation treatments as necessary.
  • Reviews health risk assessments (HRA’s) to help determine a plan of care.
  • Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients and parents or guardians.
  • Advise parents about health issues such as diet and exercise, hygiene, and disease prevention.
  • Participates in LEAN and other activities necessary to implement the multi-disciplinary patient-centered medical home approach for the care of pediatric patients.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing medical educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Special Instructions:

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduated from an accredited medical school and licensed to practice in New York State.
  • Board certified or board eligible status.
  • At least 1-2 years of experience preferred.
  • Ability to travel to other sites for coverage as needed.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish or Creole/French required.

 

SALARY:                              Commensurate with experience

 

MORE INFORMATION:    This is an exempt position.

*We are eligible for HRSA Loan Programs*



Compensation Range: BOE

Compensation Type: Salary

Job Type: Physicians


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