MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Patient Care: Provide safe, effective and compassionate patient care commensurate with the level of advancement and clinical specialty. Provides contributions to clinical service as evidenced by expertise in clinical care. Develop a local and regional recognition by peers and patients as an authority in the field. Develop a local or regional referral base for subspecialist. Develop clinical skills or programs that are locally or regionally distinctive. Document patient care on appropriate records. Provide condition specific expert consultation in the area of sports medicine. Examine patients and coordinate services for their care. Perform procedures, collect data, analyze data and make decisions regarding patient care. Formulate, maintain, support, monitor and modify a patient-specific plan for care, treatment and rehabilitation based on the patient's assessment. Monitor appropriateness of therapeutic management and care to assure that it occurs in a timely fashion. Promote patient care outcomes on ongoing basis.
2. Teaching and Training: Teaches andsupervises the patient care of assigned medical students, residents and fellows to assure care provided is safe and effective. Contributions may include: recognition as an excellent teacher, role model and mentor; assume a role in a major teaching or clinical training program; invited to participate in local and regional educational opportunities; participate in the development or direction of educational program, curricular offerings and teaching materials; participates in curriculum committee or other education related committees. May serve as consult to other faculty and community physicians. May prepare, organize and provide lectures for residents. Participate in all divisional/departmental educational activities. Maintain currency in field through presentations at continuing education courses, writing, or participation in sports specific medical committees.
3. Service and/or Administration: Participates in service and/or administration as evidenced by one of the following: contribute to the development of programs for patient care for educational purposes; or take a role in the direction of an academic division; or participate in performance improvement programs; or participate on divisional, departmental, or Medical Staff committees. Provides faculty coverage as needed within the sports medicine department. Actively participates in all sports medicine division activities. Maintain currency in all departmental policies, procedures and standards. Promote interpersonal and intrapersonal relationships and encourage team concepts. Promote the implementation of long and short term goals and objectives and ensures that they are appropriate to the Division of sports medicine. Complete evaluations for students, residents and peers.
4. Scholarly Activity: Participates in scholarly activities as evidenced by: publication of clinical investigation, clinical observations, reviews, chapters or books; participation in clinical trials, participate in policy statement development for national sports medicine organizations, and/or clinical investigations; reviews manuscripts. Design and conduct clinical research in the sports medicine field. Publish and/or co-author findings and conclusions resulting from research in a timely fashion. Presents findings internally, locally, regionally, and nationally. Assist in the design and implementation of programs that evaluate the efficacy of treatment. Assist in obtaining funding from outside sources for research and teaching programs.