Pain Management Physician
Orchard Hospital Gridley, CA
Provider (Physician/FNP)Full Time - 40, Days
Contract Pain Management Physician
Pain Medicine specializes in pain management. Examines patients to determine discomfort level and cause of pain. Recommends tests to determine extent of pain, helps diagnose conditions, or manage pain. Provides relief from acute or chronic pain through the use of medications, nerve blocks, electrical stimulation, or other therapies.
Current, unrestricted CA Medical License
Current California DEA certificate
Current Malpractice Insurance
Current BLS and ACLS certifications
Acceptance into the Orchard Hospital Medical Staff
Board Certified in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, or Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation preferred
American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, or Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation eligible
Minimum 1 year experience in Pain Management
Examine, evaluate, assess, diagnose and treat patients.
Determine discomfort levels and cause of pain.
Recommend tests to assist with diagnosing conditions and managing pain.
Performs procedures to provide pain relief for acute and chronic pain.
Be a support and consultant to primary care providers
Participates in Orchard Hospital activities such as health fairs, classes and community events, as required
Work collaboratively with Physicians and Specialists, nursing and support staff to provide quality patient care, as well as educate patient and patient’s families.
Ensures patient satisfaction and also develops plans to improve patient satisfaction.
Serve on committees as requested by the Chief of Staff of Hospital or members of Hospital’s administration; participate in the quality improvement activities of the Hospital.