Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Active medical practice (BE/BC) in Family Practice, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, or Emergency Medicine and eligible for licensure in North Carolina.
Active medical practice (BE/BC) in family practice, pediatrics, internal medicine, or emergency medicine and eligible for licensure in North Carolina.
A valid DEA license, NPI registration, updated basic CPR, eligibility for medical malpractice coverage, and other documentation for the health service’s credentialing process.
A satisfactory criminal background report is required. Documentation of identity and employability of the applicant will be required before the hiring process can be finalized.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties and responsibilities of the Staff Physician include:
Provide outpatient care for illness, injury, minor surgical needs, and emotional concerns.
Perform physical examinations such as athletic pre-participation physicals and preventive gynecologic exams.
Work cooperatively and effectively with nurse practitioners/physician assistants on staff.
Appropriately refer to outside consultants.
Maintain and complete medical records in a timely fashion.
Attend administrative conferences, in-service and continuing education programs.
Act as a consultant for student health promotions, research projects, and academic courses when requested.
Accept other assignments as delegated by the Director or Medical Director.
Board certification in family medicine, internal medicine, emergency medicine, or pediatrics is required.
Sports medicine, adolescent, and/or college health experience is extremely desirable.
Type of Position: Full Time Position
Work Schedule/Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, occasional weekend and as assigned on-call coverage.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.