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Physician OB-GYN

Company: Optimus Health Care Inc
Location: Bridgeport
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:



Optimus Health Care is a Federally Qualified Health Care Center with sites operating in Bridgeport, Stamford and Stratford, CT. We are the largest provider of primary health care services in Fairfield County, proudly serving all patients regardless of their income, race, or insurance status. We are presently recruiting for a part-time OB/GYN Physician to join our Park City Primary Clinic located in Bridgeport, CT.

Under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer and /or Clinical Leader, the Obstetrician / Gynecologist provides comprehensive primary health care including health promotion and disease prevention activities for Optimus female patients ages 16 and older. Delivers care appropriate for aprimary care community health center with multicultural, multilingual patient population.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Provides direct health care to patients, ages 16 and up, presenting for care at Optimus with or without appointments. In special circumstances, treating patients who are younger than 16 years of age.

2. Serves as adesignated obstetrician in a formal relationship with Certified Nurse Midwives (CNMs) and APRNs, as defined in CT State Statute 20-86b.

3. Provides or directly oversees colposcopy services and other gynecological procedures appropriate in the outpatient setting.

4. Provides or directly oversees prenatal services for high-risk pregnant patients

5. Provides required gynecological and obstetrical surgical procedures for patient both inpatient and ambulatory; or arranges for other surgeons to provide these services, and oversees liaison with them.

6. See patients, during assigned sessions both scheduled and unscheduled, (whichincludes one evening per week). Though sessions have defined hours, it may be necessary to work later if patient flow is especially heavy.

7. Work under the direction of the Chief Medical Officerwho has responsibility for assuring adequate staff coverage and quality care in the department.

8. Participate in Medical Staff Meetings and on Optimus committees such as Performance Improvement, Infection Control, etc.

9. Participate in quality assurance procedures such as audits/peer review.

Qualifications

ADDITIONAL GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

Professional positive attitude, vision, understanding of customer service principals, trustworthiness, and excellent interpersonal skills to successfully accomplish tasks necessary to meet high standards of ethical and social responsibility required by this position.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION: Medical Degree from an accredited Medical School. Documented completion of a Residency from an accredited institution specializing in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Board Certified or Board Eligible in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Current Connecticut licensure and admitting privileges at Bridgeport / St. Vincent Hospital or Stamford Hospital.

EXPERIENCE: Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine and allied services commensurate with his/her training as an Obstetrician/Gynecologist. Demonstrate special interest in the area of community medicine and ability to relate to culturally diverse patients and community.

Familiarity with tele-medicine and prior experience a plus

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to speak enough Spanish to examine Spanish-speaking patients and converse on basic level strongly preferred.

LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION: Valid License to practice as an Obstetrician/Gynecologist in the State of Connecticut

Working for Optimus: OHC provides a fun, fast-paced working environment, where our commitment to quality is present in every job function. 100% Outpatient Setting* Competitive Compensation Optimus and its caring, multi-lingual staff proudly serve our community in a patient-centered environment.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: Optimus Health Care Inc, Bridgeport , Physician OB-GYN, Other , Bridgeport, Connecticut

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