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    Duties

    Summary

    Duties include, but are not be limited to:
    - Diagnose, treat and manage a panel of patients.
    - Identify acute/non-acute, chronic health problems.
    - Use principles of risk management to identify system issues which impact patient care.
    - Order and evaluate appropriate diagnostic tests.
    - Adhere to clinical practice guidelines for patient chronic diseases.
    - Conduct appropriate preventive screens and diagnostic tests.
    - Provide appropriate disposition of identified health care problems.

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    Responsibilities

    - Participate in Primary Care multidisciplinary activities.
    - Conduct appropriate preventive screens and diagnostic tests.
    - Inform Veterans to accomplish share-decision making in medical treatment/regimes.
    - Provide appropriate disposition of identified health care problems.
    - Participate in Primary Care multidisciplinary activities.
    - Demonstrate medical expertise in diagnosing and treating multi-symptomatic patients.
    - Adhere to local policies, procedures and directives related to timeliness of documentation and encounters for verification of patient visits, findings and medical recommendations in the electronic medical record.
    - Provide quality patient care to Veterans.

    The physician will report to the Chief of Primary Care Service.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. May include extended hours or an occasional Saturday based on patient needs. Due to the nature of the work, the physician may occasionally be required to stay later than 4:30 pm., as required. Some teams have extended hours and tour may adjust to cover those as early as 7:00 am. to as late as 5:30 pm. (but not on the same day).Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/532463800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.