PURPOSE OF POSITION: Under the supervision of an attending; the resident is to help diagnose the presence of illness and injury. Works on a supplemental basis. The resident in conjunction with the training program will monitor the supplemental hours to ensure the resident is in compliance with the ACGME rules.
???Patient Care Perform direct patient care of pediatric patients under the supervision of an attending and within the scope of their medical license. Examine patients, obtain medical history, diagnose illnesses and/or injuries based on imaging and related tests, and also recommend additional exams or treatment plans if necessary. Work effectively with physicians in order to use all the information and tools at their disposal while attempting to diagnose.
???Effective Communication Provide for the exchange of appropriate patient care and clinical information when patients are admitted, referred, transferred or discharged. Provide data which will contribute to the assessment of a patient's needs, the organization's capability to provide care or treatment and the appropriate level of care. Provide effective communication to trainees and attending physicians in all subspecialties of the institution.
???Regulatory Compliance Residents must meet the required qualifications at all times. The resident is responsible to ensure that the supplemental hours worked at CCHCM are in compliance with all ACGME rules if applicable.
???Policy Compliance Comply with policies and procedures protecting patient rights for informed consent and the handling of confidential information as defined by Cincinnati Children's mission and applicable laws and regulations. Follow Cincinnati Children's established code of ethical behavior in decisions and actions regarding marketing, admission, transfer, discharge and billing. Review timeliness, accuracy, availability and security of information.
???Training certificate from the State of Ohio OR Unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio ???Letter of approval from the appropriate Residency Program Director ???Actively enrolled in a residency training program administered or recognized by CCHMC ???Completion of appropriate credentialing and/or approval processes
???Adv Cardiovascular Life Supprt OR Pediatric Advanced LifeSupport AND CPR certification
???Development Knowledge of growth and development
???Family-centered care Understands and support family-centered care
???Clinical Knowledge - Specialty Professional knowledge and clinical ability sufficient to provide evaluation and treatment of complex patients in one or more specialty areas
???Path/Pharm Knowledge of pathophysiology and pharmacology
???Diversity Appreciation Understanding and showing respect and appreciation for the uniqueness of all individuals; leveraging differences in others' perspectives and ideas; appreciating cultural differences and adjusting one's approach to successfully integrate with others who are different from oneself
???Professional Knowledge/Ability Professional knowledge and ability sufficient to effectively carry out the responsibilities of the position
???Availability Ability to adapt work schedule to meet the demands of the position, possibly including nights and/or weekends
???Communication Excellent verbal, written and/or interpersonal communication skills
???Medicine and Imaging Comprehensive understanding of the human anatomy, medicine, and scientific principles relating to human health. Demonstrate skill in interpreting images and arriving at differential diagnosis to explain the imaging findings.
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