Physician / Family Practice / Arizona / Permanent / Family Medicine Physician Job
Company: Kurz Solutions
Location: Sierra Vista
Posted on: September 15, 2022
MD/DO - Family Practice Physician
Humming bird capital of the USA
The Community - Sierra Vista, AZ
World-renowned for birding and military history, we also have
caving, hiking trails with varying difficulty ratings, outstanding
mountain biking trails, observatories, hang gliding and ballooning,
symphonies and ballets, rodeos and cowboy music gatherings, and
vintage car shows. And that's not all. There are golf tournaments,
festivals and events, banding, and mid-western style summer
concerts in the park. And to whet the palate, we have award-winning
wines at our area vineyards - enjoy the grape stomping during the
fests in the spring and fall. Winter brings snow on the mountains;
autumn color splashes reds, oranges and yellows reminiscent of New
England; and spring heralds the wild flowers and hummingbirds. At
an elevation of 4,623 feet surrounded by mountain peaks reaching
nearly 10,000 feet, Sierra Vista enjoys a moderate four-season
climate teeming with wildlife and abundant sunshine. Sierra Vista's
diversity offers something for everyone - students to seniors and
economy to deluxe. From soft-adventure and sightseeing to culture
and music there is something for everyone in sunny Sierra
Fort Huachuca is a United States Army installation under the
command of the United States Army Installation Management Command.
It is located in Sierra Vista in Cochise County, in southeast
Arizona, about 15 miles north of the border with Mexico. Beginning
in 1913, for 20 years the fort was the base for the "Buffalo
Soldiers ", the 10th Cavalry Regiment. During the buildup of World
War II, the fort had quarters for more than 25,000 men and hundreds
of WACs. In 2010, Fort Huachuca has a population of roughly 6,500
active duty soldiers, 7,400 family members and 5,000 civilians.
Fort Huachuca can have well over 18,000 people on post during the
peak hours of 0700 and 1600, M-F, making it one of the busiest
- Examines active duty, family members and other authorized
beneficiaries to determine the presence and extent of diseases and
conditions. Administers appropriate care and or referral of cases
requiring hospitalization or subspecialty care.
- Shall become the primary care manager (PCM) for a panel of
patients. As a PCM, the Physician
- Will be the primary person responsible for the management of
the health and wellness of his/her assigned patients.
- Shall participate, as appropriate, in departmental Quality
Assurance (QA) programs and adhere to all safety regulations at all
times. The HCP provides technical advice and professional opinions
upon request from the MTF Commander, DC, and/or Clinic Chief, or
other assigned representative.
- Shall attend and participate in meetings, patient care reports,
patient care conferences, team conferences, case conferences,
professional staff conferences and trainings, as well as, other
appropriate professional activities to the extent that such
attendance and participation is relative to assigned cases and/or
performance of contract services as determined the MTF Commander,
the DC, the Chief of the PCMH Clinic or other assigned
- Become familiar with the hospital formulary and be authorized
to prescribe pharmaceuticals shall do so according to the
availability of drugs listed therein. The pharmacy service will
provide instructions to all prescribing practitioners on
substitutability of generic drugs for prescribed drugs. Drugs not
on the formulary or approved by the Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Committee will not be utilized unless a new drug request is
submitted and approved. The HCP shall use computer order entry to
order prescriptions, or use prescription forms DD 1289 in
accordance with local policy.
- Complete all documentation of care provided in the MTF computer
programs for which training was/is provided. Ensure all patient
encounters are closed within 72 hours of encounter. Qualifications
- Must have graduated from an accredited Doctor of Medicine (MD)
or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) program to include an Internal
Medicine residency program.
- Must be Board Certified in Family Medicine by the American
Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or American Osteopathic Board of
Family Medicine (AOBFM).
- Must have a minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience
within the last five (5) years as a practicing Family Medicine
Physician prior to commencing services.
- Possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted license to practice
medicine in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia,
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or U.S. Virgin Islands.
- Possess and maintain at all times a current Drug Enforcement
Administration (DEA) registration.
- Possess and maintain certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
as approved by the American Heart Association (AHA).
KurzSolutions is committed to improving health outcomes by
providing well-managed companies with the top healthcare talent in
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