Location: Buffalo, New York
posted February 12, 2020

Job Type: Full-Time Associate

Summary: -Provides primary podiatric medicine to Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) patients. -Performs initial examinations and prescribes routine treatment. -Prescribes medications as needed. -Orders needed tests and x-rays. -Establishes patient treatment plans. -Refers patients to specialists, clinics and supportive services as appropriate. -Admits patients to affiliated hospitals. -Maintains problem-oriented medical records. -Reviews lab reports daily. -Rotates on-call coverage for evenings, holidays and weekends. -Attends in-services and trainings or other required meetings to enhance professional growth and development through educational programs. -Provides outreach and speaking to community groups. -Assists in the development of procedures and policies related to accountabilities. -Assists in developing and implementing metrics to measure effectiveness of this position. -Adheres to universal precautions and infection control standards of practice within the clinical setting. -Maintains competency in organizational emergency protocols and response. -Adheres to HIPAA practice standards of patient confidentiality at all times including use of EHR. -Adheres to clinical standards of dress appropriate for health care professionals. Other duties as assigned.

Name of Practice: Neighborhood Health Center

Practice Focus/Sub Specialty: General Podiatry

Practice Arrangement Type: Multispecialty

Post Graduate Training: More than three years

Salary: Negotiable

Benefits: There are many fantastic benefits to a career at Neighborhood Health Center. We offer employees a kind, diverse, team-based work environment with competitive compensation and potential bonus, as well as comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance, 403b match, health savings accounts, generous paid time off and loan forgiveness, if applicable. www.nwbchcc.org

Is practice affiliated with a residency-training program? -- No

Required to work in a nursing home or LTC Facility? -- No

Start Date of Position: April 1, 2020

Position Post will expire: March 13, 2020

How to Apply: Qualified Applicants may submit their cover letter and resume to Stephanie Joerger, HR Mangaer at s.joerger@nwbchcc.org