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Pediatrician

at SoutheastHEALTH in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, United States

Job Description

Pediatrician

Physician Poplar Bluff, MO Poplar Bluff RHC Full-Time Apply Description We Believe:

+ The role of each team member within SoutheastHEALTH is to create a unique healthcare experience for every patient centering our activities, systems and processes around the patient and their family, designed to nurture and inspire as well as to add passion, meaning and context to each life we touch. Through teamwork, our beliefs and actions are centered on our patients and their families, beginning each shared experience in a wiser way and becoming an organization known for the value of our love to our patients and each other

+ Appreciate Southeast HEALTH as a place for all to discover their talents and passions. Therefore, honor and respect the diverse nature, beliefs, values and lifestyles of patients, families, and coworkers

+ Acts within the guidelines of federal and state laws, TJC Standards and professional and ethical practice.

+ To provide Pediatric Practice expertise to the community of Southeast Missouri

As You Begin:

+ Always make the patient the focus and recognize their individual needs and life aspirations to personalize our interactions, thus honoring and fulfilling those needs and aspirations

+ Understand the necessity of both clinical quality and experience quality. Thus, embracing the need to always be on-stage and meet the costume guidelines as defined in We Believe

+ Fully engage and listen closely to each patient and family conversation or “story” to increase sensitivity to the patients’ needs and aspirations, as every life story is significant

+ Goes beyond traditional job duties thus lead from my chair

+ Own my behavior, attitude and actions, conducting myself in such a manner so that my patients, my peers and my leaders can count on me to speak up and do the right thing

+ Seek to protect the culture of SoutheastHEALTH by addressing or removing behaviors, attitudes or actions which are disengaging and not fulfilling our experience standards

+ Approach everything with a beginner’s mind and have a willingness to be open to difficult ideas, honoring the value of the team to work in concert with others to create a personalized experience for every patient

+ Utilize the symbols and uphold and live the Southeast Hospital Declaration: Begin. Become.

+ Evaluate and treat patients in outpatient office

+ Provide pediatric clinical consultation as requested by colleagues and Hospital personnel

+ Evaluate the quality of Pediatric Practice Services and provide input and suggestions to improve the quality of care and customer service

+ As desired, share coverage and “on-call” responsibilities for the department, including coverage for scheduled time off and the six (6) major holiday periods, with other Physicians and Practitioners

+ Schedule all time off (except unanticipated illnesses and urgent personal matters) in consideration of the requirements of the department

+ Rotate call with other non admitting pediatricians and primary care doctors for outpatients

+ Diagnose and treat patients

+ Prioritize work when treating multiple patients

+ Order appropriate diagnostic tests

+ Communicate with patient, family, staff and peers

+ Consult with specialists as necessary

+ Document patient care in the medical record in a timely fashion

+ Complete patient records within prescribed time periods

+ Maintain professional demeanor and appearance

+ Regularly use good infection control techniques

+ Maintain good relations with the Medical Staff

+ Assists in the training of staff

+ Keep current on advancement or changes in the practice of Pediatric Practice

+ Insure that all certifications/license (e.g. Missouri State license, BNDD, DEA certificate, and ACLS/NALS/PALS) are kept current as required by the department/Hospital

+ Insure that required continuing education (CME) is obtained

+ Insure CME programs are approved in advance and within the scope of the provided education budget

+ Regularly attend Pediatric Practice Department meetings

+ Serve on committees as required

+ Serve on performance improvement teams as required

+ Maintain membership to the County Medical Society and attend meetings

+ Participate in community education/relations activities as required

+ Participate in activities promoting the Pediatric Practice Services

+ Participate as requested with management in preparation for JCAHO, NCQA, State or other accreditation agencies

+ Cooperate with hospital administrative representatives to understand hospital operational and fiscal needs and to assist in the concerns, needs, planning and program development of the Pediatric Practice Services

+ Understand and respect the importance of patient confidentiality and privacy

+ Complete all clinical documentation requirements for patients and the care provided in a legible and understandable manner

+ Complete billing and coding information in a legible, accurate and timely fashion

+ Communicate with co-workers regarding medical, administrative, nursing or patient care complaints or issues in a timely and accurate manner

+ Provide the physician component of decisions regarding assessment, determination of predicted outcomes and discharge

+ Perform other duties as assigned

To become:

+ Committed to creating a believe, begin and become individualized patient experience as outlined in the declaration

+ Committed to discovering the unique integration of my talents and passions and to do everything possible to develop them for our patients, Southeast and myself

+ Graduate of an accredited Medical School; licensed to practice medicine in the State of Missouri

+ Completed a Pediatric Practice residency

+ Board certified or Board prepared in Pediatric Practice

+ Work experience or equivalent experience as a physician

+ Admission to the Medical Staff of Southeast Missouri Hospital

+ Must be able to read, write and speak English

Talent Relationships and Intersections

This talent reports to:

+ Chief Executive Officer – Region

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Job Posting: JC191547976

Posted On: Sep 04, 2021

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021