Pediatrician (Physician )
Company: Chenega Corporation
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Pediatrics opening in Montgomery, Alabama. C2 ALASKA, LLC
Maxwell AFB, Alabama The Pediatrician shall provide continual care
to include comprehensive health maintenance and medical care to any
pediatric patient (ages birth to 18) to include walk-ins, well
child visits, and patients with diagnosis of ADHD/ADD, and asthma.
The physician will maintain a program of comprehensive health to
include preventive medicine, behavioral sciences, and community
- Primary Care Manager (PCM) for a panel of up to 1,300
- Responsible for the management of the health and wellness of
his/her assigned patients.
- Examination of patients, formulation differential diagnostic
plans, defines and orders required diagnostic testing.
- Interpretation of examination findings and test results, and
implementation of treatment plans
- Determines need for consultation and assists in medical care
and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.
- Approve/disapprove subspecialty referrals.
- Answer patient telephone consults with the assistance of clinic
- Provide primary and secondary preventive maintenance care.
- Refill prescriptions
- Complete any forms requested by patient/parent or as required
by the military (i.e., overseas clearance, etc.)
- Capable of adequately diagnosing and treating a wide range of
pediatric acute and chronic diseases and injuries including
conditions of the Skin, Head , Eyes , Ears , Nose, Throat, Neck,
Cardiovascular System, Pulmonary System, Gastrointestinal System,
Musculoskeletal System, Genitourinary System, Reproductive System,
Lymphatic System, Central Nervous System, Endocrine System, and
Psychiatric and Behavioral Health.
- Have experience to be able to adequately perform medical
procedures similar in scope as provided in a civilian medical
treatment facility to include the following, Basic Life Support,
Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Cardioversion of life threatening
arrhythmias, Simple minor surgical procedures: punch biopsies,
excision of skin lesions, Simple abscess incision and drainage,
Sling or swath injuries, Suture removal, Cryotherapy, Nebulizer
treatment, Urine catheterization, Cultures (throat, wound), Remove
ocular, nasal and ear foreign bodies, Clearing of ears by flush
technique, Reduce simple dislocations and fractures, when
appropriate, Bandaging of sprains, minor burns, and minor
- Perform venous punctures for lab studies and interpret results,
Administer intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous medications
as appropriate, Stabilize and evaluate cervical spine injuries as
appropriate, and Splint and stabilize traumatic injuries to
- Prepare records and reports as required in support of services
rendered in accordance with established procedures.
- Attend and participate in patient care reports, patient care
conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences and
other appropriate professional activities only to the extent that
such attendance and participation is relative to his/her assigned
cases and/or performance of services as determined by the
- Oversee pediatric nurse practitioner's clinical practice as
appropriate; this may include direct oversight by qualified
preceptorship during clinic operations and indirect oversight by
performing review of medical records.
- Other duties as assigned
- Graduated from an approved medical school, completed a
residency or fellowship acceptable to the U.S. Air Force Surgeon
General, and eligible (awaiting first opportunity) or board
certified in pediatric medicine.
- Have a Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
(DO) degree from an accredited college or university.
- Current BLS and PALS course completion are required.
- Have provided pediatrician services a minimum of twelve (12)
months within the past two (2) years.
- Have at least three to five (3-5) years of experience in
Pediatric Medicine to include residency/fellowship time. Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of medical privacy and confidentiality (Health
Insurance Portability and Accountability Act HIPAA ), and
accreditation standards of Accreditation Association for Ambulatory
Health Care (AAAHC) and The Joint Commission (TJC), and the
Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs)
- Knowledge of computer applications/software to include
Microsoft Office programs, MS Outlook (e-mail), and internet
familiarity is required.
- Ability to input, extract and format data from established
databases is desired.
- Skillful and tactful in communicating with people who may be
physically or mentally ill, uncooperative, fearful, emotionally
distraught, and occasionally dangerous.
- Knowledge and experience, or demonstrate comprehension during
training, with software and databases currently employed at the MTF
(e.g., Microsoft Office, Access, Excel and PowerPoint; Medical
Health System s (MHS) Genesis.
- Possess knowledge, skills, and computer program literacy to
collect and analyze data.
- Have knowledge and experience in Patient Advocacy, Patient
Privacy, and Customer Relations.
- Ability to apply critical thinking skills and expertise in
resolving complicated healthcare, social, interpersonal and
financial patient situations.
- Possess organization, problem-solving and communication skills
to articulate medical requirements to patients, families/care
givers, medical and non-medical staff in a professional and
- Familiarity with Department of Defense (DoD), Federal, State,
non-profit healthcare systems and organizations, to include DoD
Tri-Service Military Healthcare Systems, TRICARE purchased care
system, Medicare, Medicaid and the Veterans Administration (VA) is
- Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Physical Demands (The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
- While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is
regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use
repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or
fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand,
climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must
occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision.
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