Summary: Responsible to the Operations Manager for clinical, operational, and administrative issues. Works as a member of a team committed to the purpose of providing the best patient experience and exceptional health care. Functions include assisting in the care of the orthopedic patients, performing history and physicals, evaluating clinic and hospital patients, rounding on patients in the hospital, performing procedures, first assisting in surgery, dictating notes/H&Ps & discharge summaries, ordering tests and formulation of treatment plans. Must identify opportunities for and contribute to the improvement of quality, safety and cost as well as patient satisfaction.
Detailed responsibilities: * People At The Heart Of All We Do - Fosters an inclusive and engaged environment through teamwork and collaboration. - Ensures patients and families have the best possible experiences across the continuum of care. - Communicates appropriately with patients, families, team members, and our community in a manner that treasures all people as uniquely created. * Safety And Performance Improvement - Behaves in a mindful manner focused on self, patient, visitor, and team safety. - Demonstrates accountability and commitment to quality work. - Participates actively in process improvement and adoption of standard work. - Actively participates in team development, achieving dashboards, and in accomplishing department goals and objectives. - Performs history and physical exams, develops and implements a plan of care including ordering of labs and imaging studies when indicated. - Reinforces the plan of care and educates patients and family regarding the diagnosis and treatment plan. - Maintains thorough documentation/dictation in a professional and timely manner. -- Adheres to HIPPA standards; maintains patient confidentiality. - Participates in fracture care clinic. * Stewardship - Demonstrates responsible use of LRH's resources including people, finances, equipment and facilities. - Knows and adheres to organizational and department policies and procedures.
Qualifications & Experience
Education: Essential: * MD/DO Degree
Certifications Essential: Per department or hospital requirements and relevant policies. Licenses Essential: Current Florida State License Certifications Essential: Board Certified Eligible
Internal Number: 6580
About Lakeland Regional Health
Lakeland Regional Health is committed to providing patient-focused, health care services while continuing to improve the quality of care to our patients, families, guests and physicians.