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Primary Care Physician - US Coast Guard

Locations:
Humboldt Bay, CA

LOCUM OPPORTUNITY!

Argent Technologies, LLC is seeking a full time Locum to provide outpatient PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN to provide services to eligible members of the USCG Humboldt Bay, CA facility

Period Of Performance: 12/1/22 - 5/30/22
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM TO 4:30 PM
Contract Hours: 1880

The Primary Care Physician shall perform a full range of Outpatient Primary Care Physician's services on site, using government furnished facilities, equipment and supplies, to a variety of patients. All aspects of Outpatient Primary Care services shall be commensurate with the capabilities of the provider and the Medical Department including but not limited to the items listed below:

  • History, detailed examination, testing and diagnosis
  • Treatment plan recommendation and review
  • Case consultation with referring Medical Department Representative
  • Expert opinion in related medical board action
  • Provide preoperative and postoperative care
  • Provide immediate evaluation and management of emergent conditions as they occur in addition to regularly scheduled appointments
  • Prepare and submit appropriate documentation as specified in applicable regulations (to include fitness for duty reports, progress notes, Periodic Health Assessments, etc.)
  • If a medical emergency occurs to a patient who is receiving services from the Contractor, the Contractor shall immediately notify the Medical Department for assistance, and report the nature of the emergency to the Commanding Officer or his authorized representative.
  • Participate in the Health Services Quality Improvement Program.
  • Provide instruction to clinic staff on an ad hoc basis.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A diploma from an accredited school of medicine
  • A current unrestricted license to practice medicine in the assigned State.
  • A list of any malpractice claims filed, or pending or settled, and/or any other adverse professional actions, that involve the contractor
  • A current Board certification from the American Board of Family Practice
  • A current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Provider by the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) or the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
  • Social Security Card
  • Three letters of recommendation from previous employers
  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration/certification
  • Evidence of immunity to Hepatitis "A" and "B" and evidence of freedom from chronic communicable disease(s) i.e., HIV, TB and Sexual transmitted diseases
  • No adverse information on file with the National Practitioners Data Bank (NPDB)

*Some positions have additional requirements. For a full, complete, and more detailed account of the requirements for these positions please click below:

US Coast Guard Humbolt Bay, CA requirements

Argent is the #1 provider of contract Flight Medicine Physicians to US Military installations worldwide

We offer competitive rates and flexible time off.

If you or someone you know may be interested, please send your CV and availability to:
Dr Romie Richardson at romie@argenttech.net OR Pamela Patton at pfp@argenttech.net

or APPLY NOW!

Argent is an SDVOSB (Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business) specializing in the provision and management
of Healthcare Professionals to the US Military, Veterans Administration,
and Federal Corrections Complexes nationwide.

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