Physician

Recruitment #121418-MDEB01-350500

Summary Statement

This position provides medical direction for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in New Castle County Advanced and Basic Life Support. Duties include: completing quality assurance case reviews and quality improvement processes, training of providers, procedural studies, certification of personnel for national and state licensure, participating in the systems of care, monitoring of medical direction in reference to EMS and providing consultation to the Division of Public Health.

Essential Functions

Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.

  • Performs physical examinations, assesses condition, makes diagnoses, orders laboratory tests and makes recommendations and referrals.
     
  • Prescribes treatment, monitors patient's progress and adapts treatments.
     
  • Performs outpatient surgical procedures in scheduled and emergency situations.
     
  • Makes rounds with medical and nursing personnel; explains history, course of treatment, and current status of assigned cases; takes part in conferences concerning cases; recommends future treatment or action; counsels individuals and relatives about physical, medical and mental conditions.
     
  • Prepares various records such as progress notes and summaries; writes orders.
     
  • Instructs nursing and related medical staff in specific treatments.
      
  • Develops and administers comprehensive plans to ensure the most positive prognosis available.
      
  • Provide individuals and families with information regarding physical and medical status.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS for Physician
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:

  1. Possession of a Delaware Physician M.D. or Delaware Physician D.O. license or eligibility for a Delaware license.
  2. Six months experience in practicing medicine in a hospital, clinic or private practice.

Additional Posting Information

This posting may be closed on or before 6/17/19 upon filling the vacant position.

Conditions of Hire

Criminal background check:  A satisfactory criminal background check is required as a condition of hire.  The recruiting agency may require the applicant to pay for the criminal background check as part of the conditional offer of hire.

Selection Process

The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position.  It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties.  For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content.   Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.

Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email.  Please keep your contact information current.  You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at www.delawarestatejobs.com.

Accommodations

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process.  To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance.  The State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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