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Location: Bend, Oregon
Internal Number: R1009692
ST. CHARLES MEDICAL GROUP
PHYSICIAN JOB DESCRIPTION
TITLE: Sleep Medicine Physician
REPORTS TO POSITION: SCMG Clinical Division Director - Medical Specialties
DEPARTMENT: St. Charles Sleep Center
DATE LAST REVIEWED: May 17, 2021
OUR VISION: Creating America's healthiest community, together
OUR MISSION: In the spirit of love and compassion, better health, better care, better value
OUR VALUES: Accountability, Caring and Teamwork
POSITION OVERVIEW: Sleep Medicine - Physician will focus on initial evaluation of patients using sleep-focused history and physical exams, review of polysomnography and other sleep tests, explanation of testing results to patients, and development of care plans. The physician will also provide patient education and communicate with other providers to facilitate ongoing care and provide follow-up care for established patients, including monitoring of positive airway pressure therapy and other treatment modalities. This is an outpatient position with clinic call.
DEPARTMENT SUMMARY: Sleep medicine provides care for patients with sleep disorder breathing, movement disorders, insomnia and hypersomnia and other sleep disorders. The department includes two accredited sleep centers, located in Bend and Redmond, with a total of 12 diagnostic beds and a robust portable sleep testing program. Physicians and Advance Practice Providers rotate between both locations. All providers maintain their own patient panel to grow patient/provider relationships.
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Continually (75% or more)
**Nothing in this job description is intended, nor shall be interpreted, as a grant or approval of medical staff membership or clinical privileges. By law and applicable accreditation standards, medical staff membership and clinical privileges can be granted or approved only by a hospital's medical staff and governing body. Employment processes and requirements, which are governed primarily by the human resources policies of St. Charles, are separate and distinct from medical staff membership and clinical privileging processes and requirements, which are governed primarily by the bylaws and policies of the hospital medical staff. Accordingly, employed physicians and providers of St. Charles are required at all relevant times not only to satisfy the requirements and perform the duties set forth in this job description, but, also, to satisfy the requirements and perform the duties for obtaining and maintain appropriate medical staff membership and clinical privileges.
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