Physician / Family Practice / California / Permanent / MD/DO - Primary Care Physician Job
Company: Kurz Solutions
Posted on: May 3, 2021
MD/DO - Primary Care Physician
Southern California Coastal Living...
The Community - Oxnard, CA
Located on the beautiful Southern California coast, the City of
Oxnard is the largest and most populous city in the County of
Ventura. Nestled about 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 35
miles south of Santa Barbara, Oxnard prides itself on its rich
diversity and culture. Oxnard boasts some of the richest
agricultural land in California. As well, Oxnard is also a thriving
center of commerce, tourism and industry. Resort facilities and a
recreational harbor attract and sustain a healthy tourist industry.
Access to various points in the City has been recently enhanced by
three newly completed interchanges from Highway 101. In the years
since incorporation in 1903 Oxnard has gone from cattle grazing, to
sugar beets and lima beans, to orchards, to more intensive farming
with several crops grown in a single year, to servicing the defense
industry, and finally transformed itself into a City with a
balanced and diverse industrial, housing, and commercial mix. Local
assets include two thriving military bases, a full service
deepwater port, master planned industrial parks, prime commercial
and retail sites, a regional medical center and hospital, a
flourishing community college and all the amenities of an ideal
Veterans Affairs Medical Center Community Based Outpatient
The general duty of the Primary Care Physician is to provide
covered professional outpatient primary medical services to
enrolled patients of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in
accordance with the terms and conditions of the Veteran Affairs
Primary Care Program, and to supervise the Community Based
Outpatient Clinic's (CBOC's) day-to-day delivery of medical
The clinic operates Monday-Friday during normal business hours with
NO weekends or on-call.
POSITION OVERVIEW (duties include but are not limited
- Provide medical care based on primary and preventative care, to
meet the needs (physical, mental, and emotional) of patients under
a limited scope of Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes and
within his/her skills and training.
- Function as the point of entry into the VA health care
- Manage medical care; basic mental screenings; medication
adjustments; mild depression, anxiety, and loss/grief issues; and
continuity of care with the VAMC for patients enrolled in the VA
Primary Care Program.
- Emphasize wellness, prevention and early detection.
- Promote continuity and quality of care through an ongoing
relationship with the veteran enrollee.
- Maintain universal precautions and infection control
- Develop and maintain an ongoing relationship with the veteran
and assists the veteran in making referrals for services and/or
admissions to the VAMC as medically appropriate.
- Determine which referrals are required based on examination and
- Provide smooth and timely flow of patients in accordance with
the VA access standards and triage protocol.
- Oversee all delivery of care to patients by the CBOC.
- Administer medications per facility protocols.
- Perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and assist during
respiratory and cardiac arrest procedures.
- Document all pertinent patient information in their Veterans
Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture (VISTA)
medical records to demonstrate quality care delivery and promote
continuity of care.
- Keeps the VISTA clinic reminder tracking system current for
each enrolled patient.
- Determine level of urgency of follow-up, referral/consultation
appointments in accordance to the VA access standards and the
patient's medical necessity.
- Keep patient informed regarding their plan of care, including
lab and diagnostic test results as needed.
- Provide health educational, materials and resources to patients
and their families for informational purposes.
- Participate in the ongoing Performance Improvement Program
between its Subcontractor(s), and the VAMC.
- Assist in ensuring that all required reports are completed in
an accurate and complete fashion.
- Assist in the management/coordination of the clinic's
day-to-day activity, in conjunction with the
- Comply with all Federal, state, local, Joint Commission,
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Veteran
Affairs, Subcontractor safety and operational regulations,
directives and standards.
- Ensure all patient information on encounter forms is complete
- Maintain confidentiality of all information and supporting
patients privacy, rights, and safety.
- Act as a liaison for the VAMC
- Perform other work-related duties as assigned
- Possess a Doctorate Degree in Medicine from an accredited
college approved by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education and
Hospitals of the American Medical Association, a Doctorate degree
in Osteopathy from a college accredited by the American Osteopathic
Association, or permanent certification by the Educational
Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
- Successful completion of a residency program in Family Practice
or Internal Medicine with recognition by the American Board of
Medical Specialties or by the American Osteopathic
- Retention of an active, full and unrestricted medical license
in the state in which the physician practices. (State specific
license in which the CBOC is located will be required).
- Board-certified or board eligible within four (4) years of
residency completion in either Internal Medicine and/or Family
- Retain current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (C
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