Urologist

Job Description Summary

Provides care in the treatment of urological disorders, both clinical and surgical in both outpatient and inpatient settings.

Job Description

 

 

•Provides supervision to patients undergoing urological procedures as per guidelines and in accordance with licensure, credentialing, and privileging as a member of the medical staff of SSMC

•Ensures all services adhere to credentialing and privileging policy of SSMC

•Involves the patient and, when appropriate, the patient's family members to explain diagnoses, plan of care, possible outcomes and any other information that should be shared with the patient family

•Adheres to documentation standards and policies

•Ensures the integrity of clinical care standards

•Monitors, evaluates and acts to improve the quality of medical care

•Participates in initiatives and clinical research that encourages the sharing of best practices, incorporates data feedback for objective analysis and promotes collaborative improvements

•Maintains awareness of new medical and surgical developments in the areas of urological care of patients through continuing medical education

•Provides input into patient care rendered by other disciplines outside the department, assuring adherence to acceptable medical care standards

•Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow colleagues to ensure a professional, responsible, and courteous environment

•Maintains specialization in urology