Duties: Provide comprehensive clinical care and expertise in internal medicine in an inpatient setting to patients. Order diagnostic tests, interpret the results and order appropriate interventions, therapies, medications, and other treatment modalities, and establish preventive health practices for patients. Collect, record, and maintain details of the patients’ medical history, physical examinations, diagnostic test results, assessments, management plans, and treatment outcomes. Prescribe medication, and refer to medical specialists as necessary. Participate in SIU’s Family Medicine Resident program by teaching residents and medical students through clinical observation, rounds, and instruction.
Requirements: M.D. or equivalent; Residency in Internal Medicine (3 years); and License to practice medicine or eligibility for licensure in Illinois.
Send resume to: Shelley Brown, Adm. Sec., Physician Services, DMH, 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, IL 62526 or fax (217) 876-2853.