Company: Akeso Occupational Health
Location: Santa Maria
Posted on: June 20, 2022
Occupational Medicine opening in Santa Maria, California. This
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Our physicians offer a full scope of occupational medicine services
designed to help reduce healthcare costs, while minimizing lost
work time and increasing employee productivity. To accomplish these
goals, Akeso Medical is outcome focused and provides medical care
on an urgent or appointment basis for occupational injuries and
illnesses. We also design modified work and rehabilitation programs
to enable injured employees to return to work as soon as
As a Physician, you will contribute to the patient experience from
start to finish. This role demands multi-tasking in a fast-paced
environment. Your role will be to help with patient flow during the
day, treating, and communicating instructions to patients.
If you have the ability to represent the highest quality of care in
all aspects of patient engagement, and a willingness to demonstrate
a very caring and respectful demeanor we want to hear from you. The
ideal candidate will reflect our mission of offering highly
personalized, compassionate care and be excited by the opportunity
to learn and grow with the Practice. Candidate should also be able
to demonstrate a positive attitude, strong communication and
PTO (Vacation & sick Leave)
Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
We are in search of full time/part time; we are open to
Injury/Illness treatment and management of acute and chronic
conditions, and appropriately manage work restrictions.
Understand / conduct / perform job evaluations, OSHA and Company
mandated surveillance exams, fitness for duty evaluations, return
to work evaluations, and post-offer /pre-placement and DOT
Interpret audiograms and spirometry tests with knowledge of hearing
conservation and respiratory protection programs.
Order labs, tests, x-rays, injections, referrals and prescribe
Consult with other physicians on medical care of patients.
Communicate patient needs, diagnosis, and course of treatment to
the patient, Company, as well as other clinical staff and instruct
and educate patients about discharge instructions, if
Create an individualized plan of care based on physical,
psychosocial and age specific assessments of the patient, as well
as patient's input and history.
Delegate work appropriately to other caregivers and ensure accuracy
of delegated work.
Maintain an adequate patient flow on-site by directing and
assisting clinical staff.
Maintain patient wait times and ensure a pleasant patient
Ability to perform emergency intervention and stabilization, if
needed, in an emergency situation.
Maintain quality assurance of charts and testing.
Handle telephone calls about services rendered from company
accounts, patients, physicians, as well as other staff.
Provide accurate and timely documentation to staff, insurance
carriers and companies.
Maintain patient records for clinical use, medical records use,
billing use, physicians review, etc.
Serve as a resource person for other clinical staff.
Knowledgeable about and apply ADA and GINA rules.
Understand for cause drug screening programs.
Participate in discussions regarding employee accommodation
requests under the ADA.
Attend and participate in required provider meetings.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with
procedures, rules, and regulations.
Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection control
policies and protocols.
Develops health care team by providing information, education
opportunities and growth opportunities.
May supervise Physician Assistants to assure compliance of all
applicable regulations. If applicable, instruct and direct the
Physician Assistant in the Assistant's duties, oversee and check
the Assistant's work and provide general direction to the
Complies with federal, state and local legal and professional
requirements by studying existing and new
legislation; anticipating future legislation; and enforcing
adherence to requirements and advising management on needed
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending
education workshops, reviewing professional publication(s),
establishing personal networks and participating in professional
Ensure HIPPA compliance at all times.
Read and follow company policy.
Job duties may change to meet clinic needs.
Complete any and all other job duties as requested by
Candidate must have strong analytical and clinical skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal
Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy degree from an accredited medical
Must possess current unrestricted medical licensure or the ability
to acquire licensure to practice medicine in California.
Candidate must have or be able to obtain current, unrestricted
California drug control and federal DEA licenses.
On-call participation may be required.
Candidate must have strong knowledge of OSHA regulations and
workplace health and safety concepts.
Candidate will be familiar with DOT rules and regulations and be
certified to perform DOT exams.
Minor surgery, Slit lamp, orthopedic and preliminary radiology
interpretation skills required.
Knowledgeable and experienced with EMR.
National Provider Identification Number (NPI).
BCLS, CPR and AED certified.
Professional appearance at all times.
Warm, friendly attitude with excellent patient interaction
Adaptable in different situations.
Able to multi-task and work independently.
Knowledge of basic office equipment such as scanners, electronic
faxing, iPad, copy machine, etc.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in Occupational Medicine.
Akeso is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to
diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit
discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color,
sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability,
genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected
characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.
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