Job Description

Extended Job Title
Relief Physician

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
This position is responsible for providing primary ambulatory medical care. This includes examination of patients, ordering x-rays and laboratory tests to help make an accurate diagnosis, and planning and execution of treatment. The person in this position works in a busy, pressured environment and sees a high volume of patients, as needed by TTUHSC.

Requisition ID
22282BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
1.   Provides patient care in the Emergency Department.  Serves as medical control physician for El Paso EMS while on duty in the Emergency Department. 
2.  Supervises residents and medical students in clinical setting.  Provides performance evaluation, skill testing, and mentoring of residents, fellows, and medical students. 
3.  Participates in resident and faculty recruitment.  Assists department chair with implementation of departmental policies and monitoring staffing effectiveness.
4.  Participates in national emergency medicine societies such as ACEP, SAEM, AAEM.
5.  May participate in medical research projects relating to emergency medicine.  Participates in medical school and hospital committees. 
6.  Audit of charts and participation in other endeavors for Performance Improvement of patient care.
7.  Knowledge and adherence of institutional and departmental safety policies and procedures; attends mandatory training provided by TTUHSC El Paso. 
8.  Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility.
 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
0

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
As required by the ED Medical Director and Chairman

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Board certified or eligible for board certification in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine, or the Osteopathic Board of Emergency.  Experience in teaching residents and medical students.  Evidence of growth in clinical, teaching, and research activities related to the specialty.    Knowledge of medical Spanish.   ACLS/PALS/ATLS certifications.

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Emergency Medicine Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV, Transcript

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Spec Health Care Professional

Shift
Other

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education:+ Graduated from an approved accredited School of Medicine with an M.D. degree. +License/Certification:+ * Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer license to Texas. * Certificate or license for prescribing controlled substances. +Experience:+ At least three years post-graduate training in primary care medicine.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
210X

Army Military Occupational Specialty Code
60A, 60B, 60C, 60D, 60F, 60G, 60H, 60J, 60K, 60L, 60M, 60N, 60P, 60Q, 60R, 60S, 60T, 60V, 61A, 61B, 61C, 61D, 61E, 61F, 61G, 61H, 61J, 61K, 61L, 61M, 61N, 61P, 61Q, 61R, 61U, 61W, 61Z, 62A, 62B, 67G, 67F

Air Force Specialty Code
42EX, 42FX, 44AX, 44BX, 44DX, 44EX, 44FX, 44GX, 44HX, 44JX, 44KX, 44MX, 44NX, 44PX, 44RX, 44SX, 44TX, 44UX, 44YX, 44ZX, 45AX, 45BX, 45EX, 45GX, 45NX, 45PX, 45SX, 45UX, 48AZ, 48GX, 48RX, 48VX

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