Doctor/Provider

Albany, NY - Posted on: Monday 08/15/16

Description

About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.

Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

  • Reviews medical history and clarifies information with patient
  • Examines patients by conducting physical examinations and recording results
  • Takes or orders specimens, smears, blood tests, X-rays, and other tests
  • Orders tests to supplement the examination and to assist in evaluating patient signs, symptoms, and problems
  • Evaluates patient condition and makes diagnosis of patient problems
  • Discusses findings of examinations and tests with patients and recommends approaches to improving health and well-being
  • Administers treatments and prescribes medications and other treatments to treat illnesses and health problems
  • Conducts follow-up examinations and tests to determine patient condition and benefits of treatment programs and revises treatment in response to findings
  • Records patient information, diagnosis, prescriptions, treatments, and patient response to treatment and medication
  • Evaluates patient condition, determining restrictions of patient activities based on findings, and excusing patients from work or other activities or recommending limitations on activities
  • Refers patients to medical specialists or other treatment providers, discusses patients with them, and assists in planning and implementing treatment or coordinates treatment based on their findings and recommendations
  • Discusses patient condition, treatment, and prognosis with family members and caregivers and answers their questions as appropriate

Qualifications

  • Degree as a Medical Doctor, Doctor of Osteopathy, or Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery from a college or university accredited by a US Department of Education (DOE) or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • A license to practice medicine in New York State
  • Board Certified in a Medical Specialty (preferably: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Medicine/Pediatrics)
  • Applicants must address in their applications their abilities to work with and treat a culturally diverse population.

Preferred:

  • Two years of practice in College Health, Primary Care or Urgent Care
  • Experience with or Fellowship trained in Adolescent Medicine

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: College Physician - SL-6

A review of applications will start on August 15, 2016.

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, mandates that all Title IV institutions, without exception, prepare, publish and distribute an Annual Security Report. This report consists of two basic parts: disclosure of the University's crime statistics for the past three years; and disclosures regarding the University's current campus security policies. The University at Albany's Annual Security Report is available in portable document format [PDF] by clicking this link http://police.albany.edu/ASR.shtml

THE UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY IS AN EO/AA/IRCA/ADA EMPLOYER

To Apply:

Please apply online via http://albany.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=75353

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover letter stating all the required minimum qualifications and any of the applicable preferred qualifications

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