Obstetrician Physician

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Date posted: 06/28/2018

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You’re going to LOVE Lovelace

 Lovelace Medical Group is now hiring an Obstetrician to join our Vibrant and Collaborative practice in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Lovelace Medical Group is a multispecialty provider group, which includes clinics, doctors and advanced practice providers in a broad range of specialties and primary care, and provides patients with exceptional health care through the support of Lovelace Health System hospitals and technology. Albuquerque, The Land of Enchantment, is New Mexico’s largest city with a deep multi-cultural heritage, blending Native American, Old Word Spanish, and Mexican traditions. The Southwest is known for its beautiful and temperate climate and recreational opportunities.

Job Summary:

  • Provide clinical care to patients in accordance with regulations to include but not limited to obtaining patient history, ordering labs, diagnostic studies, and arranging referrals.
    • Refer patient to medical specialist or other practitioners when necessary.
    • Communicate effectively with physicians and medical staff to coordinated care.
    • Uphold excellent bedside manner and ability to create a great patient experience.
    • Provide care for women during prenatal, natal and postnatal periods.
    • Perform C-Sections or other surgical procedures as needed to preserve patients’ health and deliver babies safely.
    • Explain procedures, discuss test results, and prescribed treatments with patients.
    • Monitor patients’ progress and adjust treatment plans as necessary.
    • Attends departmental meetings and professional training sessions as requested.
    • Adherence and knowledge of laws to internal medicine, including HIPPA.
    • Women’s Hospital has a busy Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and is a referral center for communities around the state.
    • Our busy collaborative Midwifery practice is part of our Obstetric Program.

  • Current board certification or currently board eligible.
  • Successful completion of an accredited Obstetric Residency program.
  • Two (2) or more years of experience.

Why Lovelace Medical Group:

  • Lovelace currently has one of the lowest C-Section rates (15%-18%) in the country.
  • Lovelace Women’s Hospital recognized as a Baby-Friendly® hospital
  • Designated as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology and in Robotic surgery.
  • Nationally competitive salary and benefits package including 30 days’ vacation
  • Generous Sign-on Bonus & Relocation Assistance
  • Continuing Medical Education allowance of $5,000 annually  
  • 401K and deferred compensation

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke-free campuses

AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and   basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Obstetrics/Gynecology - Lovelace Womens Hospital