• Spectrum Health
  • California, USA
  • Jul 23, 2021
Full Time Associate

Job Description

Spectrum Healthcare Resources has an opportunity for a civilian Chiropractor at San Diego Naval Med Center (Balboa) in San Diego, California.

This contract position offers:

  • Full-time Opportunity
  • Monday through Friday Work Schedule
  • 40 hour work week
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off

Job Requirements:

  • Holds a current, unrestricted license to practice as a Doctor of Chiropractic in any one of the fifty States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Possess a degree from a chiropractic college accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education.
  • Experienced as a chiropractor, licensed independent practitioner for at least 24 consecutive months within the last 36 months for both diagnostic and treatment services.
  • BLS Certification

Main Job Duties:

  • Perform standard osseous and soft tissue procedures only, as commonly taught in Chiropractic College accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education.

  • Employ and record every measure of observation that will more substantially profile the patient during the initial patient interview and consultation.

  • Utilize radiography and standard laboratory tests appropriate to the chiropractic diagnosis and within the MTF's capabilities as detailed by the standard MTF operating procedures.

  • Radiological examinations shall be limited to musculoskeletal radiographs, skull series, chest (PA and lateral views), and rib series. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Computed Tomography(CT) studies of the spine and Bone Scans may be ordered following protocols established by the Department of Orthopedics.
  • Utilize modalities of heat, cold, light, electricity, and sound in patient treatment area.

  • Provide patient instructions and recommendations in all matters pertaining to hygiene, nutrition, exercise and life style changes, and ergonomic factors in the activities of daily living.

  • Orient, instruct, technically direct, and provide input when requested on work activities of clinical support staff.

Company Overview:

Spectrum Healthcare Resources (SHR) was established in 1988 to deliver systems and processes designed to meet the unique needs of Military and VA Health Systems. SHR is a leading organization that provides physician and clinical staffing and management services to United States Military Treatment Facilities, VA clinics and other Federal Agencies through various contracting vehicles. A Joint Commission Health Care Staffing Services firm, SHR is the military staffing division of TeamHealth, a Nationwide organization that serves 850 civilian and military hospitals with a team of 9,600 affiliated health care professionals.

Spectrum Healthcare Resources is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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