Job Description

Staff Physicians (MD / DO)

Delmar Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is recruiting Geriatric or Internal Medicine specialists to serve as the attending Physician for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Delmar, NY.

Excellent salary will be offered, commensurate with experience.

 

DUTIES:

  • Assuring delivery of quality care services to all patients in a respectful and professional manner.
  • Participating in planning, development, and organization of medical services provided.
  • Develops and reviews medical policies related to patient care.
  • Conduct physical examinations of patients upon their admission and thereafter on a regular and on an "as-needed-basis."
  • Participating in the comprehensive care planning, discharge planning, and client and staff development by providing ongoing medical training and education to staff.
  • Participates in preparation for regulatory agency site visits.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and City regulatory requirements and ensures all aspects of clinical care conforms to these requirements.
  • Order, evaluate, adjust and terminate prescription of medication dosages using sound medical, ethical and responsible discretion and meets with the patient to discuss any adjustments in medication dosage

REQUIREMENTS:

  • NYS Licensure to practice medicine
  • Current DEA Registration, in good standing.
  • Current with the Continuing Medical Education ("CME") licensure requirements
  • Current, relevant, and substantial knowledge of areas related to health center licensing and operations, e.g., legal/regulatory, administrative, policy, protocols, and other clinical issues, especially within a managed care environment, required.
  • Previous experience providing services and exercising leadership in a culturally and linguistically diverse setting, with demonstrated success.
  • Culturally aware and sensitive to the special needs of population.

LOCATION:

Delmar, NY

ABOUT US: 

Delmar Center is a 120-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in a quiet residential neighborhood in Delmar, New York, a suburb of Albany. A recognized leader in short-term rehab and long-term care, Delmar Center is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our patients and residents, helping each to get stronger, healthier, and happier. We’re a community of friends, neighbors, and family living life to the fullest. Delmar Center is a proud member of Centers Health Care-the largest post-acute health care network in the Northeast. Delmar Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium. DC45

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