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    Summary

    The Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System is recruiting for a Chiropractor. The Chiropractor will function in Pain Medicine Service at the Cleveland VA Medical Center

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    Responsibilities

    • This position will be 50% Chiropractic and 50% Acupuncture duties
    • Utilizing standard medical evaluation procedures along with biomechanical assessment to establish a diagnosis and formulate a management plan.
    • Consulting with other health care providers and referring patients in accordance with accepted medical indications.
    • Providing chiropractic treatment including a number of options such as patient education, therapeutic exercise, lifestyle recommendations, and other interventions such as joint manipulation and mobilization, soft tissue therapies and physical modalities.
    • Performing patient history and physical examinations.
    • Ordering imaging, laboratory or other diagnostic studies as appropriate.
    • Establishing diagnosis and treatment plan.
    • Providing patient instructions and recommendations pertaining to hygiene, nutrition, exercise, sanitary measures, lifestyle changes, stress reduction, and modifications of ergonomic factors.
    • Performing standard manual procedures consistent with chiropractic care as commonly contained in the core curriculum of Council on Chiropractic Education-accredited chiropractic colleges.
    • Providing other CAM services, consistent with individual training and licensure and facility needs.
    • Making referrals to other clinicians including medical, surgical and behavioral health specialties, and other providers such as physical therapists and occupational therapists.

    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
    Financial Discloser Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563550500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.