Responsible for the active medical management of patient's healthcare, including assessment, diagnosis and treatment in the hospital/clinic setting. Participates in team conferences, family conferences, and education and evaluation of healthcare rendered by healthcare team.
Develops and documents a plan of care for each patient, including a complete medical history, a physical examination, diagnosis of the causes of injuries and illnesses, appropriate treatment and/or referral, and hospital visitations when necessary. Makes informed diagnostic and therapeutic decisions based on patient information, current scientific evidence, clinical judgment and patient preference. Prescribes and performs competently all medical procedures considered essential for the scope of practice.
Medical School graduate with a Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy degree from an approved medical school, or possession of Standard Certificates as issued by the Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates. Active, unrestricted medical license in the state(s) of practice required.
CHRISTUS St. Vincent is a not-for-profit integrated health system located in the beautiful mountain-west city of Santa Fe, New Mexico which sees over 300 sunny days per year, commute times under 15 minutes, and offers an abundance of outdoor activities as well as a thriving cultural, art, and music scene. Our 200 bed facility is a Level III trauma center, the only trauma center in Northern New Me...xico.
CHRISTUS St. Vincent Neurosurgical Associates is a well-established, busy team that focuses on collegial atmosphere with patient education and conservative practice. Our employed physicians and providers benefit from a competitive salaried model, comprehensive benefit program, and sign-on bonus with relocation assistance.