Orthopedic Sports Medicine Job In Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Lovelace Medical Group is now hiring an Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Lovelace Medical Group is a multispecialty provider group, inclusive of clinics, doctors and advanced practice providers in a broad range of specialties and primary care. Lovelace Health systems built the city’s first hospital and since our organization was founded over 100 years ago we have been committed to serving our community and creating the best quality of life possible for the patients we serve. We are a growing Medical Group with a bright future ahead of us. As we grow to best serve the needs of our communities we are excited to add an additional Orthopedic Surgeon to our care team! Lovelace was identified in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to work from 2016 through 2020. Deemed a New Mexico Family-Friendly Business Award Gold Level recognition, 2016-2019 and recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home among other awards.
Job Summary: Review patients medical record, conduct physical examinations, and collaborate with doctors involved in patients care. Order X-rays and blood samples when necessary. Create treatment plans and explore options with patients. Ability to assess patients with a variety of aliments related to the upper and lower extremity musculoskeletal system, and determine best course of action. Familiarity with common procedures as Sports Medicine surgeries including but not limited to: knees, hips, elbows, shoulders, Arthritis surgery, and treatment of acute injuries and fractures. Analyze results to create treatment plan that best fits their unique situation. Running diagnostic tests with patients to get further information and modify treatment plan as necessary. Provide clinical care to patients in accordance to regulations to include but not limited to obtaining patient history, ordering labs, diagnostic studies, and arranging referrals. Uphold excellent bedside manners and ability to create a great patient experience. Document patient care services by charting and maintaining records in EPIC electronic health record. Attend departmental meetings and professional training sessions as requested. Adhere and have knowledge of laws to internal medicine, including HIPPA. Communicate effectively with fellow providers and medical staff to coordinated care.
Position Features: On-call rotation with a minimum of four days per month with an option for more days. Ability to work with medical students. Clinic features include Ultrasound, Mini C-Arm, PRP, and Advanced Practice Practitioners to maximize clinic efficiency and volume. The ability to work at multiple hospitals with different operating rooms. Working with other general and fellowshipped orthopedic surgeons to include total joint replacement and hand surgery. A robust patient demographic population to include adolescents and geriatrics.
Position Requirements: Currently,Board Certified or Board Eligible. Completion of a Sports Medicine Fellowship. Prior completion of an Orthopedic Surgery residency program from an accredited university. Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of NM.
Why Lovelace Medical Group: Nationally competitive salary. Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision. Generous Sign-on Bonus, Relocation Assistance, and free Health and Wellness programs available to all Lovelace employees. Annual Continuing Medical Education Allowance. Life insurance options with both short-term and long-term disability programs.401K employer match contribution, and deferred compensation. Paid time off (PTO).
About Albuquerque, New Mexico: Albuquerque is a charming city rich in culture, creative energy, and some of the best sunrises in the Southwest. A winter ski trip is always within a few hours’ drive and natural hot springs are sprinkled throughout the state. The best part is that the state of New Mexico is a lesser known treasure; with a reasonable cost of living and housing, a variety of cuisine to explore, and traffic mild enough to get across town in 15 minutes. Since 2013 Albuquerque has been mentioned and recognized over 180 times for the climate, culture, cost of living, biking and hiking trails, and best places to live, among other noteworthy mentions.
Contact information: Physician Recruitment Department - Delilah Garcia (505)595-4093 or Providerrecruiter@lovelace.com