Job Description


Gunnison, CO

Part Time

Work Hours: 20 hours per week

7/2/2019

*Experience with primary care and pediatric care required, OB experience preferred.

POSITION SUMMARY

  • Physician - Render professional medical services to patients of Gunnison Valley Health during assigned times in GVH facilities, Provide on call coverage as scheduled, Contribute their best professional skill and services at all times for the benefit of GVH patients and the fulfillment of GVH’s mission. Participate and contribute to the activities of the GVH Medical Staff as described in the Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations, and Policies and Procedures, Represent GVH favorably in the communities it serves.
  • Nurse Practitioner - Family Nurse Practitioners (NP's) practice medicine unsupervised by a physicians. NP's are formally trained to provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services. They work as members of the family medicine health care team; they take medical histories, examine and treat patients, order and interpret laboratory tests and x-rays, and make diagnoses. They also treat minor injuries, by suturing, splinting, and casting. NP’s record progress notes, instruct and counsel patients, and order or carry out therapy. They also prescribe some medications.
  • Physician Assistant - Physician assistants (PA's) practice medicine under the supervision of physicians. PA's are formally trained to provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services, as delegated by a physician. They work as members of the family medicine health care team, they take medical histories, examine and treat patients, order and interpret laboratory tests and x-rays, and make diagnoses. They also treat minor injuries, by suturing, splinting, and casting. PAs record progress notes, instruct and counsel patients, and order or carry out therapy. They also prescribe some medications.

 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

  • Physician - Graduate of approved doctoral level education in an approved allopathic or osteopathic school of medicine; satisfactory completion of a residency approved by an appropriate Specialty Board; maintenance of an unrestricted CO license to practice medicine, DEA certification, Specialty Board, and other certifications required in order to provide specified services; maintenance and improvement of professional skills and knowledge by attending relevant medical seminars, professional meetings and medical education courses meeting continuing education requirements established by GVH Medical Staff Bylaws and the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of Colorado; Specialty Board Certification as specified the GVH Medical Staff Bylaws.
  • Nurse Practitioner - The Family Nurse Practitioner will complete satisfactory passing of national certifying examination and or the National Commission on Certification of Family Nurse Practitioners and will be certified by the State Board of Medical Examiners.
  • Physician Assistant - The Physician Assistant will complete satisfactory passage of the national certifying examination for assistants to the primary care physician administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and will be certified by the State Board of Medical Examiners.

Experience:

  • Physician - Completion of a post-doctoral residency approved by an appropriate Specialty Board.  
  • Nurse Practitioner - One year of experience as a nurse practitioner in a clinic setting, preferred.
  • Physician Assistant - 3-5 years’ experience as a Physician Assistant in family medicine preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Physician - Unrestricted license for the Practice of Medicine in the state of CO, DEA Certification, other certifications as applicable in order to provide specified medical services.
  • Nurse Practitioner - Certified by the State Board of Medical Examiners as well as all necessary certifications to treat patients and prescribe and / or order supporting medications and services.
  • Physician Assistant - Certified by the State Board of Medical Examiners.

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