Family Medicine Physician

Vanguard Medical Group

Job Description
Vanguard Medical Group has an exciting opportunity available for a part-time or full-time Family Medicine Physician in our Verona office. Vanguard Medical Group is an independent primary care group practice with 10 offices in Northern and Central New Jersey. We are committed to providing evidence-based healthcare that achieves the quality outcomes that improve the health and safety of our patients and the populations we manage. We also strive to take care of our people, and that's not just patients. We want to ensure that our clinical and administrative staff have a good work-life balance, are engaged at VMG, and experience joy at work. Position Overview:?Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases and injuries that commonly occur in the general population. May refer patients to specialists when needed for further diagnosis or treatment. Job Responsibilities: * Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury. * Order, perform, and interpret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients' condition. * Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results. * Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary. * Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients. * Advise patients and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention. * Refer patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary. * Coordinate work with nurses, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, pharmacists, psychologists, and other health care providers. * Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, students, assistants, specialists, therapists, and other medical staff.