Physician / Family Practice / Texas / Permanent / Primary Care Physician - Locums Job
Company: Kurz Solutions
Posted on: September 18, 2022
MD/DO - Primary Care Physician - Locums
Colorful History, Pioneering Spirit, and Friendliness...
The Community - Abilene, TX
The City of Abilene, Texas, is located approximately 180 miles due
west of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. We're situated in west
central Texas near the geographic center of the state. Described as
"the Future Great City of West Texas, " Abilene was established in
March 1881 upon the completion of the Texas & Pacific Railroad.
Abilene's civic progressiveness and its logistic function as a
regional center for distribution, commerce, industry,
transportation, and education provide an assortment of lodging,
dining, cultural, and shopping opportunities typically found only
in much larger cities. Abilene boasts a proud military history,
having been home once to a U.S. Army base and later a U.S. Air
Force base, which remains its primary employer. The city boasts
numerous green spaces as well as an impressive zoo representing
hundreds of species of animals. Look around and there is always
something to do, with two annual rodeos, several outdoor festivals
and conferences throughout the year.
Abilene CBOC - West Texas VAMC
The Abilene Community Based Outpatient Clinic is designed to bring
primary care and mental health services to eligible Veterans living
in the following counties: Nolan, Taylor, Fisher, Jones and
POSITION OVERVIEW (duties include but are not limited to)
- Services provided shall be performed in an ambulatory care
setting at the WTVAHCS Facility.
- Provider shall see patients for general medicine problems
including performing the history and physical exam, making
electronic progress notes, scheduling return visits, writing orders
for lab and x-ray, prescribing medications, etc. Functioning as a
primary care provider, the provider shall request, as indicated,
consultations from specialists and subspecialists on the WTVAHCS
- Provider shall participate in quality management activities
that pertain to his/her duties.
- In addition to the above clinical responsibilities, provider
shall hold routine administrative duties.
- Shall participate in clinical conferences for staff and shall
attend medical staff and service-level meetings.
- Services shall be performed in accordance with VA policies and
procedures and the regulations of the medical staff bylaws of
- All referrals for non-VA-administered care will be
pre-authorized by the ACOS, Ambulatory Care Service (or designee)
during regular office hours or by the Chief of Staff (or designee)
during non-administrative hours, prior to initiating patient
scheduling or transfer. VA shall not be financially responsible for
improperly authorized or for unauthorized care provided to
- Provider shall enter all medical documentation in the
Computerized Patient Records System (CPRS) and electronically sign
- Enter orders and prescriptions electronically using CPRS, as
- Complete electronic clinical reminders in accordance with VA
policy and procedures using CPRS. Provider must comply with all VA
performance measure requirements. QUALIFICATIONS
- Must be Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board
of Internal Medicine (ABIM) or American Board of Family Medicine
- Must have current license to practice medicine in any state,
Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States or the District of
- Must have current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) as
certified by the American Heart Association (AHA).
KurzSolutions is committed to improving health outcomes by
providing well-managed companies with the top healthcare talent in
Keywords: Primary Care Physician, Family Practice Physician, Family
Medicine Physician, PCP, FPP
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