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Flight Surgeon

Frontline National
Panama City, Florida, United States
November 05, 2018
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Frontline National is currently seeking a Flight Surgeon for a full-time opportunity in an Out-Patient setting near Panama City, FL. Please call our office 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.

Job Duties include but are not limited to the following:

The flight medicine physician shall provide health care to beneficiaries assigned to the Flight Medicine Clinic, Occupational Health Clinic, or other civilian Flight Medicine physician positions as defined by the MTF. These tasks include performing primary care and occupational health clinician duties and the associated administrative tasks.

Care shall include but not be limited to continuing, comprehensive health maintenance and provision of medical care, including preventive medicine, behavioral health, occupational health, and community health.

Examination of patients, formulation of differential diagnostic plans, ordering of appropriate diagnostic testing.

Interpretation of examination findings and test results, and implementation of treatment plans.

Diagnose and treat a wide-range of adult acute, chronic diseases, injuries, and perform medical procedures and maintain certification where appropriate. Review, interpret, and act upon medical surveillance data relating to the Occupational Health program.

Prepare records and reports as required in support of services rendered in accordance with established procedures.

Attend and participate in patient care reports, review meetings, patient care conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences and other appropriate professional activities only to the extent that such attendance and participation is relative to assigned cases and/or performance of services.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

Graduate with Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) from an approved school of medicine or osteopathy. This degree must have been accredited by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association American Medical Colleges; Liaison Committee on Medical Education; Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association, or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) at the time the degree was obtained.

Successful completion of an internship and residency program (corresponding to the specialty required in the TO) which has been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association. Subsequent to obtaining a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree, a candidate must have had at least 1 year of supervised experience providing direct service in a clinical setting.

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

Minimum of thirty-five (35) hours of direct patient care in the past year.

Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the past ten (10) years having served as a privileged Flight Surgeon at a US Military installation with experience in the following:

U.S. military medical standards to conduct special operational evaluations, including (but not limited to) PHA for flyers/special duty personnel, initial certification exams for flying/special duty applicants.

Aeromedical disposition for flying/special operational duty.

Conducting adaptability rating assessment for military special duty applicants.

Applying medical, fitness and profiling standards IAW AFIs 48-123, 36-2905 and 10-203 (including profiling and duty restrictions as Profile Officer).

Providing primary care for active duty personnel and their family members.


National Background Investigation

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 medicine in one of the 50 United States, District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico or US Virgin Islands.

Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from the American Heart Association

Current Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the American Heart Association

Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association

Current board certification in Aerospace Medicine is highly recommended. If not, board certified in Aerospace Medicine, then must show proof of completion of any medical residency program and must have a minimum of 3 years of U.S. military Flight Surgeon experience.

Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Registration: Requirements for DEA registration numbers are required for Flight Surgeon


Monday – Friday

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM (8-Hour Varied Schedule)

Overtime/Extended Shift may be required

On-Call/Call Back: (On-Call Hours one (1) full week a month beginning from Monday 7:00 AM through the following Monday terminating at 7:00 AM)