Kenaitze Indian Tribe
  • Dena'ina Wellness Center - Primary Care
  • Kenai, AK, USA
  • Full Time

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Job Title:

Medical Provider (MD, DO, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant)

Revision Date:

5/15/2014

Dept./Program:

DWC Primary Care

Employment Status:

Full Time

Division:

Health Systems

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Reports To:

Medical Director

Schedule:

40 hours/week

Supervises:

N/A

Posting Period:

 5/16/2014 - open untill filled

 

Job Summary

Medical Provider serves as a member of the clinical team to provide assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and implementation, crisis intervention, medications, staff consultation, group visit participation, and other services as needed.  Participation in panel management and population based care, participation in staff meetings, and helping guide appropriate utilization of resources is expected.

Essential Functions

  • Assumes a leadership role for a primary care team
  • Performs comprehensive assessments of patients and the relevant systems to formulate diagnoses and plan appropriate interventions
  • Develops and implements a plan of care and recommends interventions to attain optimal patient function
  • Uses decision support tools when available and as appropriate; e.g., Up To Date, drug interaction tools, clinical guidelines, etc.
  • Plans and implements care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of the patient function
  • Performs procedures as appropriate for level of training
  • Confers as needed or when contacted by other providers regarding care and treatment of patients, and assists in examining and treating patients
  • Confers with professional personnel in medical and related fields
  • Implements care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served
  • Effectively utilizes electronic health record (EHR) to document clinical activity and manage patient population
  • Works effectively and cooperatively with other members of Care Team
  • Participates in peer review activities
  • Participates in Care Team training and learning activities
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Working Conditions

Lifting Requirements

Medium work – Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Physical Requirements

Stand or Sit (Stationary position)

Walk (Move, Traverse)

Use hands/fingers to handle or feel (Operate, Activate, Use, Prepare, Inspect, Place, Detect, Position)

Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl (Position self (to), Move)

Talk/hear (Communicate, Detect, Converse with, Discern, Convey, Express oneself, Exchange information)

See (Detect, Determine, Perceive, Identify, Recognize, Judge, Observe, Inspect, Estimate, Assess)

Pushing or Pulling

Repetitive Motion

Hazards and Atmospheric Conditions

  • Biohazards

OSHA Categories

Category I – Duties performed routinely require exposure to blood, body fluid and tissue

Equipment and Tools

List Equipment used for job: computer, copier, fax, scanner, and other office equipment

List Tools: Standard medical office equipment and tools.

Drives KIT or Personal Vehicle:

Other:

Travel

Local

In-State

Comments: Travel may be required for training

Qualifications

Education

  • Masters in Nursing,
  • Bachelors/Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, or
  • Doctoral Degree in Medicine

 Experience

  • Experience in evaluation diagnosis and treatment in primary care with special emphasis in cross cultural health care setting
  • Experience working with Alaska Native or American Indian people preferred

 License/Certification

  • Current Alaska Licensure as a Medical Doctor, Doctor of Osteopathy, Advanced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. Current DEA certificate. BLS certification required

 Special Skills

  • Performs and completes ambulatory care competencies and credentialing as identified

Signature

This Job Description reflects Kenaitze Indian Tribe's best effort to describe the essential functions and qualifications of the job described.  It is not an exhaustive statement of all the duties, responsibilities or qualifications of the job.  This document is not intended to exclude an opportunity for modifications consistent with providing reasonable accommodation.  This is not intended to be a contract. 




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