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Public Health Department Job

Physician Extender II - A

Fayetteville, NC (Cumberland County)

Posted 11/21/2018

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CUMBERLAND COUNTY 
invites applications for the position of:

Physician Director II-A 118000901

 

SALARY:

$123,052.65 - $207,096.24 Annually 

OPENING DATE:

11/16/18

CLOSING DATE:

01/08/19 11:59 PM

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Medical Director will provide medical leadership, direction and oversight for services provided by the Department of Public Health; contribute to medical policy, directives, and standing order development for all public health programs for the Department, including Allied, Clinical Services, and Community Health; provide direct patient care, expert medical services, and consultation; assist the Health Director in planning, organizing, and coordinating the functions and programs and advise the Board of Health on medical policy.

Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and applicable experience.
 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

Duties for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide direct clinical supervision and administrative management for physician extenders and other medical providers serving patients within the agency's clinical services.
  • Serve as physician back-up and cross-covers as medical provider for Child Health, Women's Health, STD clinics and wherever there is a provider shortage.
  • Serve as medical advisor/consultant to and provides direct medical supervision to the Department of Public Health nurses and other work unit staff serving patients both outside and within the agency.
  • Monitor clinic programs and service delivery to assure compliance with all applicable medical standards and guidelines.
  • Implement policies and procedures that are essential for clinics' function and necessary in his/her area of supervision and control.
  • Provide medical health education to clinical staff and public via the media, as applicable, in collaboration with Leadership Team and County PIO.


Employee is subject to be called upon anytime to help the agency respond to a public health emergency which may include, but is not limited to, outbreak investigations, staffing mass dispensing or immunization clinics, providing disaster relief, or other incidents (man-made or natural and intentional or non-intentional) as they arise, or any public health response requested by the Health Director.  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Licensed to practice medicine in the State of North Carolina, board certified in the specialty area, and two years of experience in the practice of a particular specialty of medicine.

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:

  • Thorough knowledge of the theory, principles, practices and techniques of general, preventive, and applicable medicine.
  • Thorough knowledge of recent developments in the field of medicine.
  • Thorough knowledge of Public Health requirements, regulations and laws.
  • Considerable knowledge of state, organizational, and medical rules and regulations.
  • Ability to plan, assign, organize, and supervise comprehensive medical services.
  • Ability to supervise and coordinate the work of professional and sub professional personnel.
  • Skill in the treating and diagnosing of a variety of disease and injuries and in the practice of applicable specialty of medicine.
  • Skill in the supervision of communicable diseases prevention and control. Skill in the maintenance of the public health. 

 Must have or obtain and maintain a valid North Carolina driver's license with an acceptable driving record. Background check and negative drug test are required.

 

 
 

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: 
http://www.co.cumberland.nc.us

Position #201800327
PHYSICIAN DIRECTOR II-A 118000901
CT

 

Physician Director II-A 118000901 Supplemental Questionnaire

 

 

 

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Are you licensed to practice medicine in the State of North Carolina?

 

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Please verify that your application includes the following information: * Employment history including salary, correct dates of employment, employer address and phone number, supervisor's name, and reason for leaving each employer. Applications without the above information will be considered incomplete and not be processed. Please take a moment to review your application before submission to ensure all categories are completed. I have read and understand the above statement.

 

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