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Podiatrist

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 19, 2018
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking Medical Records Clerk for a full-time opportunity in San Antonio, TX. Please apply online or contact our recruiters directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties:

• Perform a full range of podiatrist services in accordance with training and privileges.

• Treat bone, muscle, and joint disorders affecting the feet.

• Provide comprehensive joint and gait analysis as related to foot and ankle.

• Order x-rays of foot and ankle.

• Order and interpret appropriate laboratory studies in the practice of podiatric medicine and surgery.

• Provides comprehensive medical and surgical management of disorders of the foot and ankle.

• This includes examination, diagnosis, medical and 11 surgical treatments, prevention, and care of conditions/functions of the foot, ankle, and related structures.

• Examines, diagnoses, and treats diseases and injuries of the foot by operative and non-operative means.

• Interprets test results and evaluates examination findings.

• Determines procedures for preoperative and postoperative care and prescribes orthotics.

• Performs surgical procedures and coordinates care with civilian anesthesia providers and hospitals.

• Reduces and immobilizes fractures by open or closed methods, using such corrective devices as braces, casts, splints, and surgical implants.

• Administers and prescribes antibiotics, anti-inflammatory, pain, and other medications.

• Directs nurses in procedures for preoperative and postoperative care and operating room techniques.

• Advises on kind and quantity of podiatric supplies and equipment.

• Coordinates podiatric services with other medical activities.

• Serves as consultant to MTF staff on podiatric conditions.

• Completes appropriate military specific documentation such as (but not limited to) narrative medical summaries, convalescent leave and duty limiting conditions (medical profile) paperwork.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

• Graduate from a school of podiatric medicine accredited by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME) under the authority of American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA).

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

• As required to meet clinical competency requirements specified in the service specific credentialing instructions. Completion of a minimum 24-month podiatric surgical residency required. Completion of 24 months of podiatric surgical residency training preferred. Completion of 12 months podiatric surgical residency training, plus a 12-month podiatric orthopedic/primary podiatric medical residency, will be considered on a case by case basis.

Security:

• National Background

• Must be US Citizen

• Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to

practice as a podiatrist. Must be knowledgeable of computer operations in the

use of basic word processing, data entry and automated medical records.

Schedule:

• Monday – Friday

• 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM (1 hour unpaid lunch)

• Federal holidays not required