EMS Associate Medical Director / Emergency Services Physician

Location: Oregon-Portland
Duration: Permanent - Part Time
Job ID: 22484518
Category: Emergency Medicine Physician Jobs
Company: Locums, Inc.
Contact: Duncan Niederer
Job Posted: 11/19/20

EMS Associate Medical Director / Emergency Services Physician - 22484518

Locums, Inc. needs you! We are seeking an Emergency Medicine Physician for the part-time role of Associate Medical Director for the Clackamas County, OR Fire Department EMS service. This position is in support of the acting Medical Director.  We seek to place the best!   

 

Job Responsibilities:

 - Assist Medical Director in providing medical control and oversight for EMS department staff protocols and matters including equipment & pharmaceuticals, best-practice medical care, EMS policy, medical case review community-oriented training programs such as CERT, CPS and AED programs

- Routinely perform ride-alongs with EMS staff on pre-hospital emergency response calls

- Directly and indirectly observe EMS care through reports, communications, technical skill knowledge patient & physician reviews

- Help design, evaluate, and administer a quality improvement program and a

comprehensive quality assurance program

- Participate on a rotating schedule to provide 24/7 on-call consultation for urgent issue response

- Develop, review, or revise written operational and medial protocol procedures

- Work with EMS training officer to help develop, plan, and deliver CME for EMS staff

- Provide quarterly reports outlining the Services provided in the preceding quarter

- Assist the County in disaster preparedness and response

 

Qualifications:

 - Active and unrestricted Oregon state [link removed]

- Active medical staff privileges at a hospital in Oregon

- Board Certified/Eligible by the American Board of Emergency Medicine

- Current and unencumbered DEA License

 

Position Particulars:

- Malpractice, General Liability, and Workman’s Comp Insurance provided

- Contract term is for one year with option to extend to five years

- EMS Associate Medical Director is expected to provide a minimum of 6 hours weekly toward the position

- Reimbursement for mileage, conference travel expenses and training