Staff Physician for UMIC Baltimore and Waterloo Primary Care- The University of Maryland School of Medicine

Overview

The Staff Physician for UMIC Baltimore and Waterloo Primary Care will provide outpatient primary care medical services to students, faculty, staff and dependents of the University of Maryland Baltimore. This physician will also be responsible for primary care medical services to a panel of new and established patients at Waterloo (Columbia, MD).  

Performs professional duties and technical procedures of the particular area of specialty to provide examination and treatment of patients. Orders and analyzes appropriate tests and procedures to provide information on patient’s condition; and other duties as assigned.

In addition to the normally accepted skill set of a Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician, the person in this position is expected to:   

  • Be proficient in Primary Care, Urgent Care and Women’s Health Care for a young adult and full spectrum population (including immunizations, contraception, and mental health treatment)  
  • Have experience in procedural skills such as suturing, incision and drainage and minor excisions  
  • Have a working knowledge of CDC guidelines for the COVID-19 pandemic  
  • Be able to assist the Department of Family & Community Medicine in its response to the COVID-19 pandemic in general and specifically with UMIC’s care of the students, faculty, and staff of the University of Maryland Baltimore  
  • Have the ability to deal positively, tactfully, and productively with students, faculty, staff, and university administrators  
  • Maintain confidentiality according to UMIC and Waterloo primary care rules and established regulatory guidelines  
  • Be available to consult with the Medical Director and Asst. Medical Director as needed  
  • Participate in committees and departmental meetings   
  • Provide clinical oversight to the Advanced Practice Providers  
  • Provide clinical oversight to the Ancillary Staff  
  • Participate in committees and departmental meetings  

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
* Doctoral degree in Medicine in area of specialty
* 3-5 years of clinical experience
* CPR required
* ACLS/BCLS required
* Board certification/eligibility in area of specialty
* Demonstrated ability to promote professionalism through involvement in professional organizations, teaching, research, and/or publishing.
* Ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient population(s) served. Ability to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s requirements relative to his or her population-specific and age specific need
* Highly effective verbal and written communication skills to interact with patients, patient’s families, departmental units, and medical and nursing staff on all essential matters

Client Description

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is the heart of the University of Maryland Medical System's downtown campus. The hospital provides comprehensive care for the West Baltimore community and tertiary care for Maryland and the surrounding area. The hospital has more intensive care beds than any other hospital in Maryland.

Hospital Description

UMMC is an 814-licensed bed medical center offering inpatient and outpatient treatment, as well as emergency and urgent care. Long known for exceptional treatment in trauma, cancer and children’s medicine, UMMC continues to be a leader in preparing physicians to care for patients in a variety of fields. Our 8900 employees—highly trained and dedicated staff, nurses and physicians—provide patients with the most innovative treatment through the latest technology.

UMMC serves community health care and education with the commitment of improving Baltimore and its residents.  We are a valued employer and a strong presence in the West Baltimore community and throughout the state.

Community Description

Baltimore is one of the most interesting Mid-Atlantic cities for entertainment and affordable living. Packed with art, music and sports, Baltimore has plenty to do each season. Weekends host some of the best ethnic and music festivals, outdoor dining and shopping. The surrounding area offers up rail trails that run north to Pennsylvania and across Western Maryland. Hiking, biking, tubing and even whitewater rafting satisfies outdoor interests.

Baltimore is home to many neighborhoods with distinct personalities that attract people from all over the country. There is also a strong collection of colleges and universities, as well as public and private schools. With a hometown symphony, baseball and football teams, and a variety of seafood and local charm, Baltimore serves as a comfortable yet stimulating town.

 
 
Position Code
15974 FY21
Client
University of Maryland Medical Center
Location
22 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Contact
Christina Harmon
Physician Sourcing and Retention Specialist
phone: (443) 462-5236
Preferred Specialty
Family Medicine, Academic

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