Under the medical supervision of the Medical Director and the general supervision of the Associate Director of Clinical Operations, conducts physical examinations, interview students with medical problems, diagnose illnesses and prescribe treatment and health measures, refer where appropriate for other specialized surgical and medical treatment; as necessary, consult with private physicians and public agencies in securing treatment for students requiring services beyond those available in Student Health & Counseling Services; advise on health education and preventive medical care; order laboratory studies and x-ray examinations; screen students for communicable diseases including sexually transmitted infections, participate in clinics and staff conferences; participate in the Quality Assurance activities of Health Services; and record and complete case histories and reports using an electronic medical record system.
Knowledge and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of and the ability to effectively apply the principles and methods essential to the assigned medical specialty, and in the diagnosis and treatment of common medical disorders, and in the assessment and response to emergency situations; thorough knowledge of community resources in medical treatment and public health practices; thorough knowledge of local, state, and national laws and regulations pertaining to the medical field and specialty; thorough knowledge of applicable professional ethics and standards; ability to serve as a mentor and resource consultant for other health center personnel; and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of medical practitioners and specialists, as well as students, administrators, and faculty.
Education and Experience: Graduation from a medical school recognized by the Medical Board of California. Completion of one or more residency programs in a specialty appropriate to the assigned duties with increasingly responsible experience in the practice of that specialty. Prior or current affiliation with a hospital or outpatient clinic is preferred.
License and Certification Requirements: Incumbents must possess and maintain the legal requirements for the practice of medicine in the State of California, including the following:
• Possess and maintain a valid and relevant State of California license to practice medicine. • Possess and maintain current American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA) medical board certification appropriate for the assigned duties. See note below. • Possess and maintain a valid Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) certificate and number for prescribing controlled substances. • Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillator (CPR/AED) certification as appropriate for the assigned duties.
Knowledge & experience in Behavioral Medicine/Mental Health X-Ray Supervisor Certification Knowledge & experience in outpatient orthopedics Two years experience beyond residency in Sports Medicine, Family Practice, Internal Medicine or Emergency Medicine.
Internal Number: AS0229P
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Sacramento State is located in the heart of Northern California, one of the most beautiful, diverse and rapidly growing areas in the country. The 300-acre campus, just five miles from the State Capitol, is situated along the American River parkway that offers miles of trails and recreational access to the city's two rivers, Folsom Lake and the historic Sacramento riverfront. Growth in the region has provided significant opportunities for faculty research and engagement with civic and business organizations as well as extensive research and internship opportunities for the University's approximately 27,500 students. The University, where quality teaching is a top priority, offers instruction leading toward the bachelor's degree in 58 disciplines, the master's degree in 41 disciplines, two independent doctoral degrees and one joint doctoral degree, and houses numerous research and community service centers.
Sacramento State is committed to providing leadership in addressing significant regional needs and to enriching its liberal arts tradition. The proximity of Sacramento State to the California legislature and other agencies of state and federal government provide unparalleled o...pportunities for faculty and students to participate in public service through policy research internships, and employment.