Internal Medicine Physician Board Certified, Sign-On Bonus Option, Scott AFB, IL(Belleville, IL)

COMPANY DESCRIPTION Platinum Business Corporation, provides experienced and committed health care personnel and related health care services to the federal government and private industry. www.platinumcorporation.com JOB DESCRIPTION Outstanding Internal Medicine Physician – Board Certified, Opportunity at Scott AFB, Belleville, IL * Excellent Pay & Benefits with Sign-On Bonus Option! * Full Time Position Days, Monday - Friday! * NO Weekends! NO Call! NO Holidays! * PTO! 10 Paid Federal Holidays! * CME Stipend! * Malpractice Insurance Provided! DUTIES: The duties include but are not limited to the following: * Facilitate patient access to medical care by recommending appropriate referrals to other healthcare providers in accordance with Military Treatment Facility (MTF) policies and regulations. * Provide outpatient services for patients as scheduled by the Government. * Care shall include but not limited to routine general internal medicine care to include care for acute and chronic patient conditions. * Will become the primary care manager for a panel of patients. * Duties include managing patient care to include approving/disapproving subspecialty referrals, answering patient telephone consults with the assistance of clinic staff, refilling prescriptions, providing primary and secondary preventative maintenance care. * The internal medicine physician shall provide immediate evaluation and management of emergency problems as they occur. * Have sufficient experience to be able to adequately diagnose and treat diseases and injuries to include, but not limited to the following: • Cardiovascular Diseases – congestive heart failure, hyper-tension, arrhythmias and acute myocardial infarction • Respiratory Diseases – asthma, bronchitis, pulmonary thromboembolism, pulmonary insufficiency and adult respiratory distress syndrome • Gastrointestinal Diseases – peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, pancreatitis, cirrhosis and alcoholic liver • Endocrinology – diseases of the thyroid, diabetes mellitus • Rheumatology – sarcoidosis, degenerative joint disease • Renal – acute renal failure, urinary tract infection • Infectious Diseases – infectious diarrheas, bacterial infections, hospital-acquired infections, infection of the compromised hose, tuberculosis, and other microbacterial infections • Neurology – epilepsy, cerebrovascular disease. * Have sufficient experience to be able to adequately perform the following medical procedures, to include, but not limited to the following; • Electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation • Flexible sigmoidoscopy • Graded exercise treadmill testing • Central line placement • Arterial line placement • Intubation and airway management • Hemodynamic invasive monitoring • Lumbar puncture • Paracentesis • Thoracentesis • CPR * Prepare all records and reports as may be required in support of services rendered and as required by the MTF. * Take part in clinic Quality Assurance Program as required to meet the standards of the Joint Commission on Accreditation on Healthcare Organizations. * Participates in educational activities involving the Internal Medicine residents, when required. These activities may include giving lectures to the residents, supervising residents in the clinic, and mentoring residents. * Candidate shall be proficient and have a working knowledge of Micro-Soft Office programs or similar computer/office systems and be able to independently operate in an automated medical office environment. QUALIFICATIONS * Education: 1) Graduated from an approved medical school and completed a residency or fellowship acceptable to the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General as a: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) OR Osteopathy (D.O.) from a school in the United States or Canada approved by a recognized accrediting body in the year of the applicant’s graduation OR, A Doctor of Medicine or equivale...