Job Description


Homer, AK

Full Time

Work Hours: 9-5 w/ evening and Sat urgent care

6/27/2017

Req # 473

Jobs Summary
Physicians support the SPH Mission of promoting “community health and wellness by providing personalized, high quality, locally coordinated healthcare.”  Our Homer Medical Center is a certified Patient Centered Medical Home.

Environment
Homer, Alaska is located on the shores of Kachemak Bay overlooking the Kenai Mountain Range.  Homer is known for fishing, the arts, eco-tourism, and a high quality of life.  The city limits include 5,000 residents, and the service area has 13,000+ residents.  Whether raising a family or looking for the real Alaska outdoor adventure, the area will perfectly meet or exceed your expectations. More information at www.homeralaska.org.

Duties & Responsibilities
 

  • Physician shall coordinate the medical care or other services provided by various health care professionals and others, to those who receive medical or other care, or services at the Clinic.
  • Physician may participate in local community education seminars sponsored or organized by the Hospital.
  • Physician will work actively to promote positive relations with other clinical departments and the Medical Staff at large.
  • Physician shall exemplify South Peninsula Hospital’s Values & Behaviors in all of their interactions with staff, patients and community members.
  • Physician shall participate in Hospital’s risk management, continuing medical education, quality assurance, utilization review, peer review, and other programs conducted by the Hospital as required by Medical Staff Bylaws.
  • Schedule is a 4-day work week in clinic, covering both outpatient and inpatient with rotating Urgent Care coverage nights and weekends.  1:5 rotation for call and Urgent Care.
  • Performs other duties required to insure the effective operation of the clinic.

Benefits
 

  • Earning Potential - $265,000
  • Signing Bonus / Relocation Bonus
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • Medical / Dental / Vision for self and family
  • Defined Contribution Plan Eligibility
  • Paid Time Off
  • Continuing Medical Education Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance

 
Requirements
 

  1. Experience – 5 year work history preferred.  New residency graduates considered.
  2. Board Certification required
  3. Alaska State License
  4. Possession of a Medical Doctor degree or D.O. degree
  5. Hold and maintain current, valid and unrestricted federal and state registrations to prescribe and dispense controlled substances (DEA license)
  6. Skills – IP/OP Family Medicine
  7. Approval by Hospital’s Medical Staff and Board of Directors to practice with appropriate privileges
  8. Passes background screen, a drug/nicotine screen, a job function test and a physical

 
Communication
Contact Laura Hansen, SPH Provider Recruiter, at lhansen@sphosp.org
 

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