Physician - Immediate Care Center - Mount Prospect
Company: Northwest Community Hospital
Location: Mount Prospect
Posted on: September 17, 2022
Reporting to the Medical Director of NCH Immediate Care Centers,
(ICC)), provides comprehensive physician services to assess,
diagnose, plan and treat a wide range of patients with health
issues/illness or injury presenting at the centers. Collaborates
with Mid-Level Providers and the inter-disciplinary healthcare team
to provide comprehensive clinical coordination of patient care
resulting in integrated health care that is timely, high quality,
customer focused and utilizes resources to optimize patient
outcomes. 1. Provides evidence based direct patient care to include
comprehensive clinical assessment, diagnosing, planning and
treatment of a range of health issues/illness or injuries for
patients of all ages presenting at the Immediate Care Centers.
Identifies expected outcomes from assessment data and diagnosis and
develops a comprehensive individualized plan of care that includes
interventions, treatments and discharge plan. Communicates patient
data to interdisciplinary team to initiate interventions.
Prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies as
appropriate. 2. Consults with and provides
collaborative/supervision to mid-level providers in assessing,
defining and administering patient care interventions and
treatment. Provides direction and education to the
inter-disciplinary support staff as indicated. 3. Facilitates
decisions and actions on behalf of patients in an ethical manner by
maintaining patient confidentiality, acting as a patient advocate
and assisting patients so they can advocate for themselves.
Communicates plan of care to patient and family regularly. Assists
patient and family in becoming informed consumers about risk and
benefits of treatment and care as well as health promotion and
preventative care. Provides follow-up recommendations as
appropriate. 4. Ensures the Occupational Health Services (OHS)
client company receives accurate service components for its
employee, and as appropriate to provide patient care for work
related injury/illnesses according to client specifications.
Coordinates appropriate follow-up care when indicated. 5. Follows
established documentation practices to ensure that the medical
record accurately reflects the intensity of service, severity of
illness, and contains all required diagnostic and treatment
information for the episode of illness or injury. 6. Collaborates
with the Immediate Care Center Medical Director as needed to define
interventions and problem-solve on patient care case and consults
with other physicians as needed on patient care follow-up. Assists
Medical Director in delegated responsibilities, such as developing
and updating critical pathways. 7. Collaboratively aligns with NCH
Medical Staff in accordance with established by-laws. 8. Adheres to
all Northwest Community Hospital standards, policies, and
procedures. 1. Doctor of Medicine or Doctor Of Osteopathic Medicine
with Current License to practice medicine in the State of Illinois.
2. Board certified or Board eligible in Family Medicine, Med Peds
or Emergency Medicine 3. Active DEA and Illinois Control Substance
License required. 4. Current CPR - ACLS and PALS required. 5.
Prescriptive Authority and Controlled Substance Licensure. 6.
National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME). 7. The
interpersonal skills necessary to effectively interact with
patients, families, medical personnel, and other members of the
health care team in a compassionate and customer oriented manner.
8. The ability to perform effectively and efficiently under the
pressure of stressful emergency situations. 9. Ability to
prioritize patient care to support efficient patient flow in the
Treatment Center. 10. Ability to work a flexible schedule and to
assist in covering vacancies when necessary. **Job:** **Immediate
Care* **Title:** *Physician - Immediate Care Center - Mount
Prospect* **Location:** *Illinois-Mt Prospect* **Requisition ID:**
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