Posting Description: Other duties include: 1. Obtains detailed history and performs physical examinations on assigned patients; assesses and treats acute/chronic medical problems and provides direct patient care to a specified patient population. Writes prescriptions for medications, PT, OT, imaging studies, and DME as needed. Complete FMLA and other forms and school notes as needed. 2. Provides pre-op, intra-op and post-op care; writes appropriate orders, including those for narcotics and other scheduled drugs. There will be some casting, splinting, and dressing required. 3. Performs emergency lifesaving procedures in cases such as cardiac arrest, respiratory arrest, massive hemorrhage, or similar emergencies. Provides fracture reductions in ER or office as needed. 4. Duties may include inpatient care, consultation and coverage in the emergency room. 5. Practices safety, environmental, and/or infection control methods. 6. Coordinates the activities of patient care and support staff within the clinic. Work with the team to ensure smooth operation of the clinic. 7. Writes progress notes on patients' office and hospital charts indicating patient status and treatment procedures performed; maintains other records as required. 8. Provides health education to patients and families; may train and supervise medical students, residents, fellows, mid-level students and other health professional students engaged in specific clinical activities.
Minimum Qualifications: *Board certified/board eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty in Hand surgery. *All candidates must have completed a one year hand fellowship *Must have training or extensive experience in pediatric hand surgery
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Desired Qualifications: *Strong research interest *Background in research *Trained in Epic software
Campus: Anschutz Medical Campus