The Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Department of Student Health & Well-Being (SHWB) supports health education, primary care and mental health services for JHU students and learners across all nine schools within the University. In addition to health education, our integrated service delivery model provides in-person primary and mental health care options at our clinics as well as remote support though phone and online resources.
Our practice group is recruiting one Primary Care Clinic Physician (PCP) in a full-time capacity at the Student Health and Wellness Center (SHWC) on the Homewood campus, and at University Health Services (UHS) on the East Baltimore campus. The PCP will work collaboratively with other healthcare providers across the University on other campuses, and may be called upon to provide care at any time at other locations, including proposed extended services to our Washington, DC campus.
The PCP is responsible for providing excellent and effective patient care through the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of acute and chronic illness and injury. The PCP provides direct clinical care with a significant emphasis on health maintenance and preventive measures, and shares responsibility for clinic compliance with state, federal, and ambulatory accreditation requirements. The academic setting of the position also allows the physician the opportunity to work on population-specific issues, and keep the clinic on the forefront of best practices in the student health field.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Clinical care of patients at the SHWB primary care clinics. This includes, but is not limited to direct patient care, outreach / preventive health efforts, and follow-up of labs, radiological / other studies, and referrals.
Provide medical consultations as needed to SHWB Nurse Practitioners and assist in orienting and precepting residents who are rotating through SHWB.
Perform monthly peer chart reviews and pass periodic laboratory proficiency testing and quality control reviews.
Perform assigned responsibilities for the Lead Physician and/or Chief Medical Director when s/he is absent (e.g. phone calls to parents or professors of student patients).
Provide on-call phone services to SHWB patients either when the on-call coverage physician is absent or in rotation with other SHWB physicians.
Staff an average of one late night clinic per week and 3 Saturday clinics per semester.
Attend SHWB educational and accreditation programs and show evidence of continued self-development and professional involvement by participating in continuing medical educational programs. Assist in accreditation-related projects, including but not limited to policies, meetings, and studies.
May serve as a representative on University-wide committees as designated by the Lead Physician and/or Chief Medical Director.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Lead Physician, Chief Medical Director, Nurse Manager, or Administrative Manager.
Directly reports to the Lead Physician.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
M.D. or D.O. Degree from an accredited institution.
Completion of an ACGME-approved residency program in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Med / Peds, or Pediatrics.
Board certification or eligibility in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or Pediatrics.
Unrestricted license or eligible for unrestricted licensure to practice medicine in the State of Maryland. In the future may also need to be licensed in Washington D.C.
Active or eligible for DEA and Maryland Controlled Drug Substances registrations.
Eligible for credentialing and privileging through Johns Hopkins Hospital and SHWB.
Occupational health clearance including medical history, immunizations, and drug screen.
* Applicants who do not meet the posted requirements but are completing their final academic semester/quarter will be considered eligible for employment and may be asked to provide additional information confirming their academic completion date.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Proven ability to relate effectively to people of various ages and backgrounds including gender and sexual orientation as well as cultural, ethnic, and international differences. Demonstrated excellent communication and organizational skills.
Demonstrated competence in adolescent/young adult health, public health, or college health; completion of a certificate of added qualification (CAQ) or fellowship in Adolescent Medicine or two to three years experience working in a college health setting highly desirable. Philosophical commitment to the care, development, and education of students.
During the Influenza ("the flu") season, as a condition of employment, The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employees who provide ongoing services to patients or work in patient care or clinical care areas to have an annual influenza vaccination or possess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meet this requirement may result in termination of employment.
The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employees to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 or possess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meet this requirement may result in termination of employment.
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screening.
Classified Title: Clinic Physician Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MH Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: Homewood Campus Department name: Student Health and Wellness Center Personnel area: University Student Services
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
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