Provide quality medical care to students, faculty, and staff of Kent State University, consistent with the university’s mission, vision, and values. Reports to Chief University Physician.
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Provide direct primary care and minor urgent care to Kent State students, faculty, and staff.
Provide collaborative care with a multidisciplinary team, including psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, pharmacists, registered nurses, and case manager.
Provide care to a diverse population, including international students and LGBTQ individuals.
Provide care for mental health diagnoses, including attention deficit disorders, depression, and anxiety.
Perform minor surgical procedures, including sutures, wart removal, skin biopsies, and joint injections.
Provide occupational health services, including evaluation of workplace injuries and related worker’s compensation documentation.
May provide women’s healthcare in the university’s dedicated Women's Health Center.
Participate in university wellness initiatives.
Maintain patient records using an electronic medical record.
Collaborate with and supervise nurse practitioners.
May serve as preceptor for medical students and nurse practitioner students.
May supervise assigned administrative, professional, student, and temporary employees.
Provide after hours physician on-call services.
Perform related duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy. Completion of an accredited residency program. Must be able to work nontraditional hours, including evenings and weekends.
State of Ohio Medical License or eligibility. Current board certification or board eligibility in a related specialty, including but not limited to family medicine, internal medicine, emergency medicine, or adolescent medicine.
Typical medical and psychological conditions prevalent among college students
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Use of electronic medical records
Diagnostic coding systems, including ICD-9 and ICD-10
Verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills
Personal computer applications
Work with diverse populations
Manage people and projects
Work effectively in a multidisciplinary healthcare delivery setting
Work nontraditional hours, including evenings and weekends
Must pass a security check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
For official job descriptions, visit www.kent.edu/hr.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco use are not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.