Podiatrist - DPM -Columbia, SC
Our physicians must have and maintain active Medicare number and South Carolina licenses.
We are a well-established mobile podiatric practice opening in multiple South Carolina territories including Columbia, SC! This mobile based position is Monday thru Friday, no nights or weekends. The Podiatrist works in the field providing podiatric care and services to patients and residents in long term care entities. We cover malpractice insurance, medical supplies, travel allowance, etc. Exceptional benefits include paid holidays, vacation, health insurance, and 401K retirement plan. Salary and RVU Bonus Structure compensation is based on productivity.
Travel throughout the designated South Carolina territory to service patients and residents in KGHP's contracted facilities in the long term care market.
Perform an appropriate medical history and examination of the patient
Assess patient's Foot & Ankle condition and develop a treatment plan
Diagnose and treat disorders, diseases and injuries of the foot and lower leg
Treatment of complex diabetic foot infections in accordance with evidence based protocols
General podiatry treating forefoot and some rear foot pathology such as hallux valgus, hammer toes, ankle instability, soft tissue or boney pathology
Order and prescribe treatment by physical medicine and therapy
Document care and treatment provided in a legible format
Communicate with facility Administration regarding patient conditions or concerns
Participate in outreach programs including conferences, fairs and other program related events.
Adheres to the policies and procedures of The Company
Maintains strict confidentiality of client, company and personnel information
Demonstrates a strong commitment to the mission and values of the organization
Performs other duties as assigned
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal communication skills
Ability to multi-task and work independently
Education and/or Experience:
Graduation from an Accredited Medical School and completed Accredited Residency Program. Board Certified or Board Qualified Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM).
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Certificate/License Medical license to practice in State of South Carolina
Active Medicare number
Proficiency using a Windows computer platform.
Environmental Factors/Physical Demands:
Some travel is required in this position. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to drive. Must have the ability to maintain active customer communication; access, input and retrieve information for the computer system, enter alpha-numeric data into a computerized system often while listening on the telephone. May be subject to repetitive motion such as typing, data entry and vision to monitor. May be subject to sitting for long periods of time, bending, reaching, kneeling, stooping and lifting up to thirty (30) pounds.