The appointee will function as a clinician at Mid-Columbia Medical Center and will have privileges at this hospital. Academically, the applicant will have a primary appointment in Family Medicine. The Appointee will practice clinical medicine at this site, and other approved sites when appropriate.
The duties include:
Work collaboratively with full and part time faculty to maintain an active practice
The Appointee will directly see patients in their clinic eight half days per week and have two half day\u2019s available for administrative duties
Expectations for number of patients seen per half day will be commensurate with that of other faculty and with minimum target numbers of 8-10 visits per half day depending on complexity of the patient population
The Appointee will be expected to document using the electronic health record and maintain complete and timely patient care documentation consistent with OHSU and Mid-Columbia County policies and procedures
Be available for teaching activities
Compensation for the position will include a base academic salary, plus a clinical salary paid by the Faculty Practice Plan. By mutual agreement between the Department and the physician, this position may include Inpatient Care with call duties being shared with the faculty inpatient call group. Duration of this appointment and indicated salary may be changed or eliminated if gift, grant, or contract funds supporting this position become unavailable. This position requires undivided effort at the specified FTE level.
The Appointee will be expected to participate in seeing patients during expanded access hours in the clinic, including their share of evenings and weekends, and call coverage. The Appointee will be expected to have a strong commitment to developing the practice into a vibrant clinical and academic operation, which is successful from both a professional and business perspective.
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