Take your career to the preeminent public university in the country! UC Berkeley is seeking an experienced physician interested in a career position within our Be Well at Work' Occupational Health Program.
As a national collegiate leader, UC Berkeley's University Health Services (UHS) Tang Center provides comprehensive medical, mental health, insurance and health promotion services to all Berkeley students, and a variety of health programs for faculty and staff. Approximately 65,000 visits occur annually including Primary Care, Urgent Care, Occupational Health and Specialty Clinics. Services are designed to minimize the impact of illness, emotional distress and injury on studies and work. Coupled with health promotion and public health programs, UHS reaches all segments of the Berkeley campus community. Learn more at http://www.uhs.berkeley.edu
POSITION SUMMARY Reporting to the Chief, Occupational and Environmental Health Program, the Occupational Health Physician is a Clinical Work Lead for the Occupational Health Clinic (OHC). Involves providing occupational health care to adult patients, including assessing and treating a wide variety of conditions, ailments, and injuries with emphasis on work-related injuries and illnesses. Diagnoses, manages and treats patients. Refers patients with more serious conditions to other specialists for more complex care or other health care facilities for more intensive care.
Knowledge, skills and abilities associated with the practice of occupational medicine.
Requires knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of Physician duties.
Expert clinical skills.
Must be able to communicate with both patients and clinical staff members.
Must have effective diagnostic and decision-making skills in area of specialty/expertise.
Must be able to work in a collaborative manner.
Must be able to diagnose patient condition and make associated treatment recommendations.
Knowledge of electronic/medical records systems.
Preferred to have experience with the California Worker's Compensation system.
Must be Board Certified in Occupational Medicine (as determined by the American Board of Medical Specialists), preferred; OR Board Certified in primary care specialty with additional specialized training and/or experience in occupational health.
Must be in possession of the legal requirements for the practice of medicine in California, as determined by the California Medical Board (possess a valid California medical license).
Must maintain CURES registration, BLS certification, and DEA license.
This is a 60-100% FTE career appointment. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more about our benefits at http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/index.html. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, credential verification and acceptable medical evaluation.
To apply online, visit jobs.berkeley.edu and search job 25239. Are you interested in a Per Diem position? Search job 25811
The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to diversity in its staff, faculty and students and invites qualified persons to apply, including minorities and women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.