Cardiology Part Time Physician
Requisition id: 164755
Department: 510701 Administration
Facility: Hometown Health Plan
Schedule: Part Time
Location: Reno, NV
Position Purpose Under the direction of the Division Chief or Section Chief of Cardiology, the Physician_Cardiologist will provide medical care for patients.
Nature and Scope The incumbent obtains history, examines, diagnoses, counsels, and treats patients within the physician’s area of specialty and experience. The incumbent makes critical decisions regarding medical care. The incumbent works closely and in cooperation with the management staff, directs comments and questions to the appropriate management person and follows administrative policies. The incumbent actively participates in physician governance meetings, management decisions, and follows policies adopted by the Renown Health and its medical staff. The incumbent stays abreast of current advances in medicine by reviewing recent publications, attending in-services and educational meetings, and attending continuing medical education programs in the appropriate field.
A cardiologist is a physician who specializes in finding, treating, and preventing diseases that affect the heart, the arteries, and the veins. They research, diagnose and treat conditions such as blockages, heart injuries, and diseases, and monitors other factors such as high cholesterol, diabetes, and high blood pressure.
1. Ability to function effectively in an integrated delivery system. 2. Knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulatory rules; 3. Capable of operating business units in conformance with good quality and business practices as may be outlined by agencies such as JCAHO, NCQA, MGMA, etc. 4. Effective leadership skills (and leading by example); 5. Ability to obtain results with minimal disruption while involving a variety of internal and external groups. 6. Ability to work independently.
This position does provide direct patient care.
Disclaimer The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.
Minimum Qualifications Requirements – Required and/or Preferred Name Description Education: Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English. Board-Eligible or Board-Certified in medical specialty. Experience: Cardiology License(s): Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Nevada Medical Doctor license. Current and valid Nevada Medical License required. Certification(s): BLS and ACLS required. Medical staff privileges at Renown Health. Computer / Typing: Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.