Pain Alternatives, Inc. has an opening for an Osteopathic Practitioner. Due to one of the owners retiring, we are seeking 2 leaders, team players, and vigorous proponent of osteopathic medicine. Financial and business acumen are encouraged. Teaching is a priority. Candidates must show active membership in professional organizations. Experience in hospital and outpatient care is preferred.Diagnose illnesses and prescribe and administer Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for people suffering from injury or disease, to include infants through geriatrics.Duties: •Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards as set by all professional and State Medical Boards.•Determines which referrals are required based on examination and patient needs.•Documents patient care services by charting inpatient and department records within 48 hours of date of service.•Educates patients on wellness, prevention, and early detection by providing materials and resources to the patients and families.•Effective verbal and written communication skills along with proper telephone etiquette.•Ensures that patients understand all treatments and procedures while providing health care.•Exercised final medical judgment in all issues of health care.•Maintaining effective relationships with patients without any cultural differences while dealing with patients.•Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in team problem-solving methods.•Maintains confidentiality of all patient information according to federal guidelines and regulations.•Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.•Maintains safe and clean working environments by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations: calling for assistance from health care support personnel.•Mentoring, teaching, and evaluation of residents, fellows, medical students, and mid-level providers.•Orders studies, test, and ancillary services.•Participation in corporate operations of the organization.•Participation in hospital committees, staff responsibilities.•Referring the patients to other hospitals concerning patient diagnostics or rehabilitation with best medical practice.•Resolves patient problem and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.•Sharing health care duties of patients with other physicians to ensure the availability of the physician at all times.•Supervision of the clinical care team.•Thorough knowledge of pharmacological agents used in patient treatment.•Using appropriate equipment like stethoscopes, blood pressure monitors in therapy and diagnosis.
Have a desire to serve patients, be self-motivated, and be able to survive the pressures and long hours of medical education and practice. Physicians also must have good bedside manner, emotional stability, and the ability to make decisions in emergencies. Prospective physicians must be willing to study throughout their career to keep up with medical advances.•Able to solve difficult problems.•Able to communicate with others effectively.•Able to prioritize patients according to their clinical needs.•Able to provide direct care in a kind and compassionate manner.•Able to respond appropriately even in stressful situations.•Able to work very long hours, often under tight pressure.•Current DEA.or able to get one•Effective communication with other doctors as well as patients.•Good time management skills to balance the clinical and administrative duties.•Knowledge of laboratory techniques and methods.•Knowledge of specific local issues relating to hospital goals and requirements.•Knowledge of the practices and techniques of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.•Maintain concise, timely, and accurate confidential records of patients.•Medical degree in Osteopathic Medicine from an accredited school and licensed to practice in the state of Ohio.•Minimum two years of direct work or intern/resident experience.•Skill utilizing research methodologies and relaying the information scientifically.•Strong decision-making and practical skills.Education and training:Formal education and training requirements for physicians are demanding-4 years of undergraduate school, 4 years of medical school, and 3 years of internship and residency.License and certification:Completion and passage of the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Exam (COMPLEX). State of Ohio Medical Board License. The candidate will need to sit for the Specialty Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, if the candidate does not yet have Board Certifications.Pain Alternatives is owned by the physicians. We also are a Certified Pain Clinic. The candidate will report to the share-holders of the corporation. In addition, there are multiple levels of hospital and university hierarchy as well as executive structure in committee membership as well as participation in professional society office. It will be expected for candidates to commit to obtaining a leadership role in osteopathic medical schools and hospital committees as well as prominent involvement in national and international professional societies. New Grads welcome!
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary and large Sign-on Bonus.