Family Practice Physician, Ninilchik, Alaska


Ninilchik Traditional Council

 

P.O. Box 39070

Ninilchik, Alaska 99639

 

The Ninilchik Traditional Council is seeking a Family Practice Physician:

 

Description

Within licensed authority provide chronic, acute, and emergent examinations for both Indian Health Service Beneficiaries and the general public.  Patients include maternity, pediatric, contagious disease, injuries and all other categories.

  • Reviews medical records, lab and x-ray reports; determines diagnosis, institutes treatment, performs follow-up, and alters treatment as indicated.
  • Consults with the appropriate specialty physicians regarding specific treatments, diagnoses and other professional matters, not provided at clinic.  Provides follow-up with patients upon return of consultations.
  • Stresses preventative measures to avoid future health problems as well as stressing the need for patient compliance with prescribed treatment measures.
  • Maintains the diabetes Grant and provides supervision of Diabetes Grant activities.
  • Knowledge of  x-ray equipment use in safe and functional manner, obtains radiographic studies within scope of practice.  Assists staff in radiography skills.
  • Provides health care during normal clinic hours at 8 hours per day (9AM – 5PM) for four days per week: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday throughout the year.

 

Qualifications

Current Alaska License for MD or DO

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Number

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification

Prefer applicant has a year of experience working in a rural setting and has experience with the IHS system

For More Information:

Please fill out the form and reference “Ninilchik”

Attention: Viola Smith

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