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Date: Dec 10, 2017

Location: MACCLENNY, FL, US, 32063

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Requisition No: 18144 

Agency: Children and Families

Working Title: SENIOR PHYSICIAN - 60034459

Position Number: 60034459 

Salary:  $130,000.00 

Posting Closing Date: 12/29/2017 

Senior Physician - Primary Care Overlap

Position located at Northeast FL State Hospital (NEFSH) in Macclenny, FL

Salary - $130,000.00/Board Certification Not Required.


Brief Description of Job Duties:   This is a professional position in a large adult mental health facility.  Evaluates abnormal physical conditions and illness of hospital patients and prescribes medication as necessary.  Conducts daily rounds in assigned ward(s).  Performs physical examinations and establishes diagnoses of physical disorders and institutes treatment of patients.  Consults with other physicians, makes consultation referrals, reviews consultation reports and as a result, institutes medical treatment and follow-up to ensure excellence of treatment and customer satisfaction.  Performs minor surgical procedures, treats minor injuries and provides follow-up care if needed.  Orders laboratory tests and x-ray.  Investigates cases of contagious disease and other unusual illnesses and takes appropriate prophylactic and therapeutic action.  Attends regularly scheduled clinical meetings and participates in committee assignments as necessary.  Discusses patient status with guardian or relatives and assists them to better understand the patient’s illness and treatment to enhance satisfaction and understanding of treatment provided.  Performs new admission intake exams and prepares discharge summary in accordance to NEFSH protocols.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville