Physician - Ketchikan, Alaska - Ketchikan Indian Community

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (Ketchikan AK, USA) 2 hours ago

Incumbent will provide direct acute primary health care services including diagnosis, treatment, referral, and follow-up requirements. Stresses preventative measures to patients in avoiding health problems as well as necessity for compliance with prescribed treatment measures. Record accurate and complete medical records of all patient contacts, both inpatient and outpatient. In conjunction with other medical/pharmacy/dental staff, assist with development of the appropriate formulary for the clinic.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge in the general concepts, principles and practice of medicine;
  • Knowledge of AAAHC Accreditation requirements
  • Knowledge and ability to carry out rules of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), which protects patient rights;
  • Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and RPMS computer application skills;
  • Knowledge of office equipment and limited maintenance;
  • Skills in conceptual thinking and orderly planning in the diagnosis treatment of patients
  • Skill in writing as would be required for reports, plans, grants proposals, program justifications, etc.
  • Ability to exercise mature judgment in working with patients to allow for good communications and doctor-patient relationships
  • Ability to work effectively with physicians, nurses, supervisors, and ancillary staff
  • Ability to perform consistently from day to day and under unusual stress
  • Ability to analyze complex situations efficiently
  • Ability to express oneself clearly and succinctly through oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate professionally over the telephone and in person in a positive and clear manner;
  • Ability to manage simultaneously multiple tasks, including telephone, computer operations and in-person visits;
  • Ability to be flexible in order to perform at the highest level as a team player;
  • Ability to utilize maximum degree of professionalism and diplomacy with those who may be experiencing a high degree of stress both mentally and/or physically;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and able to prioritize assignments;

Required Experience

  • Post-licensure professional experience in the general practice of medicine;
  • Approved internship training;
  • Approved residency training;
  • Graduate-level study in an accredited medical school;
  • Post-licensure professional experience in a specialized area of practice;
  • Other advanced study or training (outside of medical school or hospital) creditable toward satisfaction of training program requirements for Board eligibility.

Physician - Ketchikan, Alaska - Ketchikan Indian Community

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