• Provide international standard orthopedic care to patients within thescope of privileges granted and the capabilities of the organization,including but not limited to consultations; patient rounds, eitherindividually, or as part of a team; discontinuing drains, dressingschanges, would assessments, staple and suture removal, cast and splintapplications and removal as indicated, etc. • Provides patient education related to procedures, medications,therapeutic goals, etc. • Collaborate with colleagues both in the hospital and from outsidehospitals in the establishment of diagnoses and treatments of therapiesand discharge needs both in the inpatient and outpatient setting • Follow all UFH and SHU polices and processes, including meeting alldocumentation and privacy requirements • Assesses patient’s progress through extended hospital course, utilizesavailable resources, and intervenes as necessary to ensure that optimalpatient outcomes are achieved; act as resource for nursing staffregarding patient care issues • Staff outpatient surgical clinic • Share call as needed with orthopedic colleagues to ensure SHU has 24hour orthopedic coverage • Perform independent surgery on privileged cases; assist consultants onsurgical cases as indicated • Works on quality improvement activities within the department incollaboration with Orthopedic Section Chief, Chairman of Surgery, andCMO; Work closely with Section Chief of Orthopedics and Chair of Surgeryto support section and departmental goals • Serve on hospital/clinic committee(s) as directed by superiors • Keep up to date with developments in the field of Orthopedic Surgery,participate in appropriate Continuing Medical Education seminars andcourse in order to fulfill the requirements of the appropriateSpecialist College; and, where clinically appropriate, to be able tooffer the latest treatments • Teach and supervise relevant staff, in support of the development ofthe field of Orthopedic Surgery, as appropriate • Support and work closely with the Hospital’s marketing team inpromoting the practice of Orthopedic Surgery as well as participating invarious other activities of the Hospital as may be required from totime. Including, for example, developing and writing appropriateeducational and promotional materials(such as videos, brochures,lectures, etc) on Orthopedic Surgery and giving talks and seminars,attending functions etc. • Additional responsibilities and duties as assigned by Section Chief,Department Chairman and/or CMO
QUALIFICATIONS Board Certification or equivalent in Orthopedic surgery
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Doctor of medicine degree of equivalent completed from an accreditedschool of medicine Completed full training in Orthopedic surgery in an accreditedtraining program Active licensure in state, province, or country of origin or pastresidence. At least 5-10 years clinical surgical experience Preference for candidates with expertise in total joint replacement,pediatric orthopedics, or spine surgery
LANGUAGE SKILLS: English fluency required Mandarin fluency highly desired
• KEY SKILLS: Ability to interpret history, exam findings, labs, and test results tosynthesize an operative or non-operative or non-operative managementplan according to international standards.