Family Practice Physician (MD/DO) - Naval Medical Center Portsmouth - Portsmouth, VA
Company: Matrix Providers
Posted on: May 19, 2023
Matrix Providers - Caring for America's military family. Not
just leading the way, but leading the industry. Your success is our
business. Matrix Providers is hiring a Physician to join our team
of talented professionals who provide health care services to our
Military Service Members and their families at Naval Medical Center
Portsmouth, Force and Family Medicine Clinic, at Naval Medical
Center Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Virginia.
- Employment Status: Independent Contractor - Full-time
- Compensation: This is a salaried position
- Schedule: Services shall be provided Monday through Friday
between 7:00 and 7:00 p.m. for forty (40) hours per week. The
clinic is closed on all Federal holidays. Family Practice
Physicians shall not be required on observance Federal holidays.
- The primary service site will be at Naval Medical Center
Portsmouth (NMCP), Force and Family Medicine Clinic.
Requirements: The Physician must have and meet the following:
- Degree: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy
- Education: Graduate from an accredited medical school in the
United States or Canada. This degree must have been accredited by
the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical
Association; Association of American Medical Colleges; Liaison
Committee on Medical Education; Commission on Osteopathic College
Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association, or an
accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and
the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) at
the time the degree was obtained (e.g., Royal College of Physicians
and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), College of Family Physicians of
Canada (CFPC . A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a
foreign medical school must provide education and medical knowledge
substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United
States. Evidence of equivalency to accredited schools in the United
States is demonstrated by permanent certification by the
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, a fifth
pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical
education in the United States, graduate education in a foreign
country, or successful completion of the U.S. Medical Licensing
- Board-eligible or board certified.
- Obtain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
before contract starts and maintain it according to ACLS
- BLS- Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, American
Heart Association, or American Red Cross Healthcare Provider
- Internship/Residency: Successful completion of an internship
and residency program corresponding to the specialty required in
the Task Order, which the Accreditation Council has approved for
Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral
Training of the American Osteopathic Association. After obtaining a
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree, a candidate must
have had at least one year of supervised experience providing
direct service in a clinical setting (i.e., a 1-year internship or
the first year of a residency program in a hospital or an
institution accredited for such training). For this requirement,
graduate training programs include only internship, residency, and
fellowship programs approved by accrediting bodies recognized
within the United States or Canada. Descriptions of such programs
are described below.
- An internship program involves broadly based clinical practice
in which physicians acquire experience in treating various medical
problems under supervision (e.g., internal medicine, surgery,
general practice, obstetrics-gynecology, and pediatrics). Such
programs are accredited for internship training in hospitals or
other institutions by an appropriate accrediting body.
- A residency program involves training in a specialized field of
medicine in a hospital or an institution accredited for training in
the specialty by an appropriate accrediting body.
- A fellowship program involves advanced training (beyond
residency training) in a given medical specialty in either a
clinical or research setting in a hospital or an institution
accredited in the United States for such training.
- Experience: Possess a minimum of one (1) year of experience
within the preceding two (2) years.
- Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to
- Letters of recommendation: Provide two (2) letters of
recommendation written within the last two (2) years attesting to
the healthcare worker's clinical skills. A minimum of one (1) of
the letters must be from a supervisor. The other letter must be
from the clinic, hospital administrator, or practicing physician.
Reference letters shall attest to the quality and quantity of
experience, including, but not limited to, the communication skills
between the practitioner and patient and among peers, and must
include the name, title, phone number, date of reference, address,
and signature of the individual providing reference.Job Summary:
- Perform a full range of physician services by privileges
granted by the Medical Treatment Facility.
- Direct, perform or assist in instructing other health care
professionals within the scope of the clinical privileges or
- Examine, diagnose, treat, or prescribe courses of treatment
within the scope of training, experience, and privileges.
- Provide preventive and health maintenance care, including
annual physicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills
through education and counseling.
- Order diagnostic tests as applicable and request consultation
or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health
resources as indicated.
- Technically proficient in directing and teaching other medical
educational lectures, and providing in-service training to clinic
staff members. Such direction and interaction will adhere to
Government and professional clinical standards and accepted
clinical protocols.Matrix Providers is an equal-opportunity
employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected veteran status. If you would like to contact us regarding
the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the
application process, please get in touch with our Recruiting
Hotline Number, 1-, TTY LINE, . This contact information is for
accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the
status of applications.
Keywords: Matrix Providers, Portsmouth , Family Practice Physician (MD/DO) - Naval Medical Center Portsmouth - Portsmouth, VA, Healthcare , Portsmouth, Virginia
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!
Loading more jobs...