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Physician - Pulmonary Disease

Company: Eskridge & Associates
Location: Shreveport
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Scope of Services: - The Contractor shall provide Board Certified or Board Eligible Pulmonary Physician Services on site in accordance with the specifications contained herein to beneficiaries of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and theLocation of Services: - Overton Brooks VAMC, 510 E Stoner Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101.Period of Performance: - Services shall be provided for the period from 1 January 2023 through 31 December 2027 with 14 days of coverage per month in 12-hour blocksDuty Hours: - - from Sunday - Saturday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.Qualifications/Required Documents:

  • CV
  • State license
  • Board Certified /Board Eligible by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Pulmonary Disease
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • DEA
  • NPI - Direct Patient Care: estimated 95% of the time involved in direct patient care.Contractor's physician(s) (as appropriate and within scope of practice/privileging) shall be responsible for providing Pulmonary care, including, but not limited to:
    • Provide inpatient consultations in pulmonary.
    • Evaluate and manage patients in chest.
    • Be responsible for appropriate documentation of clinic notes, consultations, and procedures using the computerized patient record system (CPRS).
    • Process and take action upon all clinical alerts in CPRS and prescription renewals, sign and cosign all CPRS notes, return messages regarding patients, and respond to patients and inquiries in a timely manner.
    • Complete electronic encounter documentation for each patient encounter, with all encounters completed daily and coded accurately.
    • Clinic and Surgical Care: Contractor's physician(s) shall provide clinical pulmonary services. Contractor's physician(s) shall be present on time for any scheduled clinics/surgeries as documented by physical presence in the clinic or operating room at the scheduled start time.
    • Operative Services: Contractor's physician(s) shall provide comprehensive clinical Pulmonary services including the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary disease.
      • Intraoperative Follow-up: The Contractor's physician(s) shall be present in the operating suite for all Pulmonary procedures.
      • Postoperative Follow-Up. Contractor's Physician rounds shall be conducted on postoperative ENT patients in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) and on the wards. All cases will be discussed in morbidityand mortality conferences, and the contractor physician(s) will provide appropriate information to the COR for inclusion in departmental reports.
      • Contractor's physician(s) shall provide consultative services at the patient's bedside if the patient is not ambulatory and in the clinic setting if the patient is able to report to the outpatient clinic. Procedures shall be scheduled for completion within 30 days of the date of the consult.PandoLogic. Keywords: Physician, Location: Shreveport, LA - 71101

Keywords: Eskridge & Associates, Shreveport , Physician - Pulmonary Disease, Healthcare , Shreveport, Louisiana

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