Supervising Physician - Qatar - International Position in Washington, DC at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

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The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) is a subcontractor for a government contract with ITT that provides health care services for Troop Medical Clinic (TMC) in Qatar.                          

The Attending/Supervising Physician is an essential member of the TMC team and in addition to providing patient care will also be responsible for outreach to the military community on base.

The Attending/Supervising position will be responsible for the management of acute and chronic conditions that affect their patients and will serve as the primary source of consultation for other health care professionals.  They will be responsible for reviewing patient reports and provide oversight and medical direction of staff.  They will also approve/disapprove subspecialty referrals by physician assistants and nurse practitioners.  They will examine, diagnose and treat all qualifying beneficiaries, as scheduled by the government.  Formulate differential diagnostic plans, as well as define and order required diagnostic testing.  Interprets examination findings and test results and implement treatment plans.  Obtain legible detailed records of patient history, including diagnosing his/her injury or illness and formulating a prognosis.  Prescribe medication and treatment for the patient.  Perform various invasive medical procedures as clinically appropriate for the physician’s specialty and classification.  Determines need for consultation with host nation or other available specialists and assists in the medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists as available.  Prepare records and reports as required in support of services rendered in accordance with established procedures.   The physician will also be the Emergency Medical Service Director for Camp As Sayliyah Fire and Emergency Service Department.

They will provide oversight and medical direction (both on-line and off-line) for all EMS Providers and will be responsible for creation, administration, and implementation of all EMS Protocols.  They will be responsible for reviewing and providing medical direction for the CAS Continuing Education Program.  They will also be responsible for Medical Oversight of Certification / Recertification Packages, and will be the designated Medical Director through the National Registry of EMTs for all contract EMS professionals assigned to Camp As Sayliyah.