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Ophthalmologist (Pediatric)

Company: Magnificus Corporation
Location: Portsmouth
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

*IMMEDIATE OPENING* for Pediatric Ophthalmologist (coverage) to support the NICU Department of the Naval Health Center, Portsmouth, VA.*SPECIFIC TASKS. *Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:* Contact patient and referring physicians to provide results of studies and tests.* Consult with the requesting physician before a procedure is done, deciding on procedure and ensuring the minimization of the invasion of the patient.* Maintain responsibility of the patient who has required pediatric ophthalmology consultative or procedural services within the ophthalmology department or when admitted to the hospital either as a consulting or admitting service. Includes when patients are present for examination, require supervision for critical illness, for emergency treatment and/or resuscitative measures, when necessary.* Competently perform ophthalmology procedures utilizing multiple imaging modalities.* Evaluate and, as necessary, treat other patients identified within the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) as needing inpatient ophthalmologic evaluation.* Evaluate and treat patients identified by the NICU as meeting criteria for ROP evaluation. Provide continued care through inpatient discharge and ensure appropriate outpatient follow-up.*Education:** Degree/Education*: *Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) trained in the practice of medicine who have completed an ACGME accredited ophthalmology dedicated residency and pediatric ophthalmology fellowship programs.* Certifications*: *Have and maintain a current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS). Such certification must be from the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association* Experience*: *Possess a minimum of one years experience actively practicing as a full-time pediatric ophthalmologist during the last three years, or have graduated from a fellowship within the last 12 months. Fully qualified for clinical privileges in Pediatric Ophthalmology including the evaluation and treatment of retinopathy of prematurity.* Board Certification: Board eligible or Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO)* Licensure/Registration: Must possess a current, active, unrestricted and valid state Physician License in one of the 50 Sates, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.*Benefits include competitive wages*Please submit resume for immediate considerationJob Type: Part-timePay: From $1.00 per hourBenefits:* Flexible scheduleMedical specialties:* OphthalmologyWork Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: Magnificus Corporation, Portsmouth , Ophthalmologist (Pediatric), Other , Portsmouth, Virginia

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