Los Angeles, California
Manhasset, New York
Location: Los Angeles, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Internal Number: 0001189
SUMMARY: Under the general supervision of the Urgent Care Medical Director, coordinates the care of pediatric patients in the outpatient and the urgent care settings managing acute, chronic, surgical and congenital musculoskeletal conditions. The Physician is responsible for providing musculoskeletal care in the urgent care setting, including fracture treatment.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:• Graduated from an accredited medical school and residency program AND have a current unrestricted valid license to practice medicine in the State of California, including DEA license, NPI, ACLS and PALS.• Fluoroscopy X-Ray Supervisor and Operator Certificate, issued by the California Department of Public Health.• Must be comfortable seeing pediatric patients who are between the ages of 2 and 18 years of age.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:• Completion of an accredited fellowship in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine, or Med/Peds combined preferred.• Board eligible/certification in specialty area preferred.• Experience as an Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine or Sports Medicine preferred.• Proficiency in musculoskeletal ultrasound guided procedures and imaging.• Coordinate and collaborate with musculoskeletal specialists at OIC and UCLA in an integrated multi-specialty organization.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:• Must be flexible and able to adapt to rapid changes in pace, volume and schedule changes needed to accommodate operational needs of the organization.• Must be willing to occasionally increase/add clinics.• Must be available to work variable shift schedules including some weekend days and rotating between Outpatient Clinic and Urgent Care Center.