Family Practice Physician: Maniilaq Health Center, Kotzebue, Alaska

Family Physician

MANIILAQ HEALTH CENTER IN KOTZEBUE, AK

SEEKING FAMILY PRACTICE PHYSICIANS

(w/OB a plus, must be board certified or board eligible)

NEW GRADS, 3rd Year Residents & J1 Physicians WELCOME!

POSITION SUMMARY
Licensed physicians provide clinical care for patients living in the Northwest Arctic Borough and Pt. Hope, Alaska. When necessary, subspecialty consultation is usually obtained by phone or fax to specialists in Anchorage and/or Fairbanks.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Provide primary medical diagnosis and treatment for outpatients and inpatients at Maniilaq Health Center.
2. Conduct village field clinics and provide radio call coverage.
3. Provide emergency/trauma coverage including med-evac escort when necessary.
4. Maintain patients’ clinical records.
5. Share ER on-call duties, as well as weekend and holiday duties with other physicians.
6. Attend to committee assignments and any clinical or administrative meetings necessary for Health Center function.
7. Provide clinical support/supervision for midlevel providers when necessary.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
1. M.D. or D.O., from accredited medical school. Unrestricted Alaska License [Commissioned Corps-any state including Puerto Rico].
2. Prefer Board Eligible/Board Certified, preferably in Family Practice. Obstetrical training/experience preferred.
3. Credentials and privileges approved by Maniilaq Medical Staff and Board of Directors.

BENEFITS

$15,000 sign on bonus $5,000 retention bonuses Malpractice Tail Coverage if needed up to $10,000 $6,000/yr more for OB, relocation expenses up to $10,000 plus airfare for employee and dependents free medical, dental, vision, life, short term disability insurance and retirement for employee 30 days of accrued leave in first year 11 paid holidays CME/Licensing/Dues/Certifications allowance of up to $6,000 annually, 10 days plus 2 paid travel days subsidized housing job share and part time options available. Please inquire for salary details.

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