UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHERN NEVADA Specialty Staff Physician II - Urologist in Las Vegas, Nevada
EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! ** GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE!
Position Summary: Responsible for treating patients who have problems with their kidneys, adrenal glands, and bladders, and treating men who experience problems with their reproductive organs, prostate, and external genitalia. Responsible for on-call duties as required for a Level 1 trauma center.
Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of medicine and three (3) years of clinical practice experience specialized in urology.
Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by the State of Nevada to practice medicine and Board eligible in urology. State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications and DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate. Some positions may require one or more of the following certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA).
Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements
- Board Certified in Urology
- Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Urology Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements
Knowledge of: Adult care, equipment, supplies and practices; federal, state, local and accreditation laws, regulations and standards; principles and practices of medical care management and administration; quality assurance and performance improvement principles and methods; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age-specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures.
Skill in: Effective provision of medical care; assessing and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of medical care provided through the use of hospital QI program; ensuring that services are appropriate for meeting patient's medical, social and emotional needs, consistent with sound health care resource allocation practices; developing goals, objectives, policies and procedures; applying leadership techniques; making effective decisions under stress and emergency circumstances; developing care plans; solving problems; communicating with a wide variety people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.
Salary: $166.79 - $266.86 Hourly
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Job Type: Full Time
Department: SPECIALITY SERVICES - 8620
Job Number: 20-1URO
Agency: University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Address: University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, 89102