Family Practice Physician - Board Certified, Naval Branch Health Clinic, Groton, CT

Company Description Godwin Corporation, DoD Approved Mentor, provides experienced and committed health care personnel and related health care services to the federal government and private industry. EEO Godwin Corporation - providing services for the military and their families since 1987! Job Description Outstanding Family Practice Physician - Board Certified Opportunity at Naval Branch Health Clinic - Groton, CT * Excellent Pay & Benefits * Position is Full Time Days / Monday – Friday! * NO Weekends! NO Holidays! NO Call! * 26 Days PTO & 10 Paid Federal Holidays! * Malpractice Insurance Provided! * CME Stipend DUTIES: The duties include but are not limited to the following: * Provide a full range of physician services in accordance with privileges granted by the Commanding Officer. * Technically direct, perform, or assist in the instruction of other health care professionals seeing patients within the scope of their clinical privileges or responsibilities. * Promote preventive and health maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills through education and counseling. * Request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated. * Order diagnostic tests as applicable. * Prescribe and dispense medications as delineated by the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. Qualifications * Education: Be a graduate from a medical school approved by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the American Medical Association or the American Osteopathic Association or certification by the Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Have successful completion of a family medicine/practice residency program which has been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association or those Canadian training programs approved by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or other appropriate Canadian medical authority. * Licensure: Possess current, valid, unrestricted license in one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands. * Certification: 1) Current board certification by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) OR the American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine (AOBFM). 2) Current BLS certification (American Heart Association – Healthcare Provider). * Experience: Must have 3 years of experience within the last 4 years as a Family Practice Physician. * Must be a U.S citizen and have the ability to pass a Background Check/Security Clearance. Additional information Staffing and Scheduling: * The physician shall normally provide services Monday through Friday between the hours of0700-1830 for a period of 8.5 or 9 hours (which includes an uncompensated 30 minutes to 1 hour for lunch depending on shift length). The physician shall provide services for approximately 40 hours per week, except during periods of approved leave. In no instance shall the physician be required to provide services (scheduled shifts plus leave and holidays) in excess of 80 hours per two-week period. Work hours may be modified based on the needs of the assigned area. The specific schedule for each two-week period will be scheduled one month in advance by the Supervisor or designated Government representative. * Services shall be provided at the Naval Branch Health Clinic, Groton, CT.
Updated 9-Dec-2014