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The individual in this position will provide direct clinical care to the Virginia Tech student community at Schiffert Health Center (SHC). Additionally the individual will participate in quality improvement activities and activities that connect Schiffert Health Center to campus life. Collaborate with other MDs, RNs, NPs, PAs, mental health professionals, dieticians, and other health care staff in the care of student patients. The provider will be expected to perform their roles in a nonjudgmental and nondiscriminatory manner in accordance with SHC policies. They will contribute to a supportive, healthy and safe work environment that promotes mutual respect. They will maintain electronic health records and maintain patient confidentiality.
-Active medical license or eligibility to obtain license in the Commonwealth of Virginia -Active certification in the Commonwealth of Virginia -Active DEA license -Extensive knowledge of physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, pharmacology and management of patient problems -Experience in Primary Care medicine with documentation of expertise from peers or co-workers -Experience in evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and office procedures including but not limited to, wound care, laceration repair, incision and drainage, skin biopsy, ingrown toenail removal and cryotherapy -Sensitivity to a diverse student community, and a demonstrated ability to provide culturally competent and sensitive medical services to a racially, ethnically and culturally diverse population -Ability to recognize emergency situations and take appropriate action -Excellent verbal and written communication skills -Professional demeanor -Ability to work independently in a clinical practice and as a member of a multidisciplinary team -Ability to prioritize tasks
-Knowledge/experience working in a college health setting -Experience in working with electronic health records -Experience in working with the LGBTQ+ population
Employee Category: Administrative and Professional Faculty
Appointment Type: Regular
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Percent Employment: Full-time
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For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
Virginia Tech takes a hands-on, engaging approach to education, preparing scholars to be leaders in their fields and communities. As the commonwealth's most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 240 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 31,000 students and manages a research portfolio of more than $513 million. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.
Through a combination of its three missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, Virginia Tech continually strives to accomplish the charge of its motto Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).