Internal Medicine Physician Outpatient - Only Internist - Physicians Only Apply - Locum
Company: A-Team Solutions
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: August 14, 2019
A Internal Medicine Physician Outpatient - Only Internist practice
is seeking a qualified physician for Baton Rouge, LA. This and
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Primary Care Physician: Family Practice and Internal Medicine
A-Team Solutions is looking for two (2) board certified/board
eligible Primary Care locum tenens physician, Family Practice or
Internal Medicine, who will provide locum tenens physician services
to a Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Baton Rouge, LA.
Baton Rouge, LA
Five days per week, eight hours per day, Monday through Friday 7:30
a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with occasional late Thursday evenings and
Saturday mornings from 8:a.m. to 12:p.m.
- Doctoral degree from an accredited college or university whose
curriculum is approved.
- Board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family
- BLS certified
1). Attend patients at the Baton Rouge CBOC. All persons presenting
for treatment will be assessed and provided treatment. All eligible
patients with assessed needs shall be provided primary medical and
preventative healthcare to include assessment, diagnosis, and
treatment. All care provided will respect and integrate the
patient---s beliefs, values, and cultural influences.
2). Provide care and make treatment decisions based on real time
evaluation of patients--- history, physical findings, and
diagnostic studies, including the interpretation of
electrocardiographs, imaging studies and laboratory tests. Provide
medications as needed through the facility---s pharmacy system
using the facility---s formulary. Consultations will be requested
as needed in keeping with current service agreements.
3). Communicate and interact with the primary care Patient Aligned
Care Team (PACT) and provide a provisional diagnosis, the results
of the initial evaluation, any treatment initiated and current
condition of the patient within the CPRS framework.
4). Attend to patients who are judged to be potential threats to
themselves or others, or who are incapable of comprehending risks.
These patients may require immediate admission through the local
911 system or a Physicians Emergency Commitment (PEC) order in
accordance with the law and facility policies to permit complete
5). Complete evaluation and assessment to include an accurate ICD-9
and CPT coding of the patient---s condition within the CPRS
6). Involve the patient in care decisions by keeping him/her fully
informed about the diagnosis, plan of care and treatment goals,
risks and benefits of proposed treatment, and prognosis.
7). Protect patients--- rights and maintain patient
confidentiality. No patients shall be subject to any research
activity without his fully informed consent, subject to study
approval by the Investigational Research Board (IRB). No research
shall be performed by contract personnel.
8). Abide by the facility---s Code of Ethics, which addresses
admissions, transfer, referral, discharge, billing, and marketing
9). Initiate appropriate social work, psychiatric or specialty care
referrals for all identified veterans.
10). Physician will make every effort to prevent medication errors,
falls, and patient injury caused by acts of commission or omission
in the delivery of care. Follow all established patient safety and
infection control standards of care. All events related to patient
injury, medication errors, and other breeches of patient safety
will be reported.
11). Follow all established medication policies and procedures. All
medications must be prescribed from the facility formulary. No
sample medications will be provided to clinic patients.
12). Demonstrate compliance with the facility---s Safety Management
13). Physicians must respond to CPRS alerts within 72 hours. Test
results are to be communicated to patients within 14 days. Phone
messages and secure messages will be responded to on the same day
14). Refer all patient/customer service issues to the Patient
Representative or the Clinic Manager.
A-Team Solutions offers a competitive custom compensation package
designed around your needs. Rest assured knowing that you will
always receive the highest rate available. Just a few of the many
benefits we offer are:
--- Competitive Compensation
--- Round Trip Travel Reimbursement
--- Fully Furnished Private Housing or Housing Stipend
--- Full Health Benefits: Medical, Vision, Dental & Life
--- Direct Deposit
--- 401(k) with Company Match
--- Tax Advantage Plan
--- Completion Bonus
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