Job ID: 289073559  |  Last Updated: 8/10/2016

FP: Opportunity!! Southern, AZ $165-$215K+Bonus/Malprac/Relo

FT Yuma - Yuma, AZ
Polacca, AZ
Applicant Contact
CDR Stephen Navarro
(602) 364-5222
(602) 364-5358

Job Description

Fort Yuma Indian Health Center, located just a short drive from San Diego, is Currently seeking newly graduated family practice resident physicians and experienced family practice physicians with an innovative spirit to improve the health status of our Native American population.

Permanent Full-Time Family Practice physician (Medical Officer GS-13/14/15) located at the Fort Yuma, Yuma, Arizona. Fort Yuma serves two distict tribes, the Cocopah and Quechan tribes. The Quechan Reservation consists of 45,814 desert acres along the Colorado River in Californias Imperial County, just outside Yuma. The Cocopah Reservation is comprised of 1,772 acres near Somerton, AZ, a small town south-west of Yuma.

Responsible for the practice of medicine or direct service to patients that involve the performance of diagnostic, preventative, or therapeutic services in hospitals and clinics.
Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat, prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Order, perform, and intepret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients conditions.
Collect, record, and maintain patient informaton such as medical history, reports, and examination results. Experience with Electronic Health Records (EHR) is preferred.
Monitor progress of patient condition and re-evaluate treatment, as necessary.
Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
Refer patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary.
Coordinate work with nurses, pharmacists, social workers, and other allied health professionals in the provision of a variety of health services.
Newly adjusted competitive salary
Loan Repayment Program or NHSC Loan Repayment Program Up to $20,000 25,000 annually.
Only 1 license/50 states needed at Federal Facilities
No Malpractice insurance needed while working at Federal Facilities
Innovative and cutting edge practices
A proven health care team
Exceptional Federal Benefits, including Health and life insurance benefits
Outstanding Federal Retirement Plan, and much more

PS Your SW Local Global Health Adventure Awaits you!!!!

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