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Physician / Family Practice / Missouri / Permanent / Physician - Family Practice Job

Company: Kurz Solutions
Location: Saint Robert
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description Family Practice Physician Serve in a growing community and support our troops The Community - St. Robert, MO St. Robert is a city in Pulaski County , Missouri , and serves as a gateway community to the United States Army Fort Leonard Wood . Learn about St. Robert Airport Information: Springfield (SGF) 75 miles, Columbia (COU) 77 miles Population: 4,400 The Facility - Fort Leonard Wood Fort Leonard Wood is a U.S. Army training installation located in the Missouri Ozarks. The main gate is located on the southern boundary of The City of St. Robert. The post was created in December 1940 and named in honor of General Leonard Wood (former Chief of Staff) in January 1941. Originally intended to train infantry troops, in 1941 it became an engineer training post with the creation of the Engineer Replacement Training Center. During World War II Italian and German POWs were interned at the fort. In 1984, as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process, most of the U.S. Army Engineer School's operations were consolidated at Fort Leonard Wood. Before that, officer training was conducted at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. In 1999, again as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process, Fort McClellan, Alabama, was closed, and the U.S. Army Chemical Corps and Military Police Corps schools were transferred to Fort Leonard Wood, which was concurrently redesignated the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center. In 2009, the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center was redesignated the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence (MSCoE); the "center of excellence" designation was placed on almost all U.S. Army training institutions. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Provide care for outpatients and inpatients as needed Inpatient admitting and perform inpatient rounds Provide initial emergency medical care required to any civilian, military or military beneficiary requiring it in life threatening situations Interview patients, diagnose illnesses, prescribe treatments and medicine, perform minor surgery and refer patients to military or civilian hospitals for more complex medical problems Provide comprehensive and continuing health and medical care services e.g. diagnosis, prevention, therapy, maintenance and rehabilitation Manage the health care needs of patients with serious illnesses through consultation or direct referral to specialty physicians Take the patient history and perform medical surveillance physicals on appointed military and Department of Army Civilians Be capable of performing the full range of family practice services including diagnosis and treatment of urgent/acute diseases/injuries to include but not limited to: Skin, Pulmonary System, Head, Gastrointestinal System, Eyes, Musculoskeletal System, Ears, Genitourinary System, Nose, Reproductive System, Throat, Lymphopoietic System, Neck, Central Nervous System, Cardiovascular System and Endocrine System. Capable of performing the following tasks as a minimum: Manage cardiopulmonary arrests and arrange back up for EMS, Endocrinology - diseases of the thyroid, diabetes mellitus, Interpret electrocardiograms, Rheumatology - sarcoidosis, degenerative joint disease, Interpret basic radiographic images Renal - acute renal failure, urinary tract infection, Perform arterial punctures, Neurology - epilepsy, cerebrovascular disease, Interpret cardiac monitoring, Expected to be able to perform: Suturing of lacerations GXT and Nuclear Medicine Stress Test, Perform closed cardiac massage, Interpret PFTs, Perform needle aspiration of tension pneumothorax, Central Lines, Perform adult lumbar puncture, Vent management, Splint and immobilize simple fractures, Thoracentesis, Emergency endotracheal intubations, Paracentesis, Emergency cardioversion, Lumbar Puncture, Emergency cricothyrotomy airway, Arterial Line Placement, Emergency endotracheal intubations, General sports/orthopedic medicine, Emergency cardioversion, Respiratory diseases - asthma, bronchitis, pulmonary thromboembolism, and pulmonary insufficiency and adult respiratory distress syndrome, Emergency cricothyrotomy airway, Infectious diseases - infectious diarrheas, bacterial infections, hospital acquired infections, infections of the compromised host, tuberculosis, and other micro-bacterial infections, Cardiovascular diseases - congestive heart failure, hyper-tension, arrhythmias, acute myocardial infarction, Gastrointestinal diseases - peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, pancreatitis, cirrhosis and alcoholic liver. Requirements: Current unrestricted license to practice in any of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands. M.D. or D.O., graduated from an accredited medical college or university Completed a residency in family practice Board certified in family practice (ABFM) Minimum of two year's full-time experience in the last three years in family practice. (Residency and fellowship time count as practicing experience) Current certification in BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP and FHM. Working experience with the federal government within the last 24 months is preferred but not a requirement KurzSolutions is committed to improving health outcomes by providing well-managed companies with the top healthcare talent in the market.

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