MD/DO - Physician

Metro Health | Wyoming, MI

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Posted Date 4/20/2021
Description

MD/DO - Physician -Neurology-Vascular

Shift: Days

About Metro Health – University of Michigan Health

Integrated Healthcare System

Metro Health serves more than 250,000 patients annually from across West Michigan – and beyond. In addition to a 208-bed hospital, which provides a comprehensive suite of inpatient and outpatient healthcare services, Metro Health has a growing number of neighborhood outpatient centers and offices throughout West Michigan. We also provide a community clinic for the under-served and student health clinics on the campuses of Grand Valley State University and Aquinas College. With more than 500 physicians on staff, Metro Health provides a growing number of specialty health services, including cancer treatment, heart and vascular, neurology, pulmonology and others. Many are members of the Metro Health Medical Group.

Community Features

  • University Affiliated Hospital
  • Located in beautiful West Michigan
  • 15 minutes from Gerald R. Ford International Airport
  • Approximately 35 minutes from Lake Michigan
  • Affordable housing
  • Supportive community with good public and private schools

General Summary:

Responsible for the direct health care of a specified patient population in Metro Health and practices within defined, requested privileges.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  1. Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for a specified patient population.
  2. Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
  3. Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
  4. Trains and supervises medical students and residents engaged in specialty activities and procedures, as appropriate.
  5. May manage the daily operations of a specific medical program, patient care unit, or research function.
  6. Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
  7. Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
  8. As appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs.
  9. Recognizes and reports problems, errors, and discrepancies to the Site Medical Director and VP/COO of Metro Enterprises.
  10. Reports to work on time, as scheduled, and is dependable and cooperative.
  11. Organizes and prioritize assigned work, and schedules time to accommodate work demands, turnaround-time requirements, and commitments.
  12. Contributes to team efforts.
  13. Conducts themselves in a positive and cooperative manner.
  14. Handles difficult and sensitive situations tactfully.
  15. Adhere to the Hospital's corporate compliance standards regarding proper documentation for billing and reimbursement purposes and also relative to the teaching physician supervision of interns and residents.
  16. Perform all other related duties as necessary.

Requisition #: req3463

FTE status: 1

On-call: No

Weekends: No

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