The Sleep Neurologist provides
direct patient care to pediatric, adolescent, and adult patients. This
responsibility includes the provision of and attention to the care of major and
minor illnesses related to sleep. Receives administrative supervision from a
Essential Job Functions
An employee in this position
may be called upon to do any or all of the following: (These examples do not
include all of the tasks which the employees may be expected to perform.)
status of pediatric, adolescent, or adult patients through health history,
taking physical examination and diagnostic tests.
implement plans for providing treatment related to sleep disorders.
independently using his or her best professional judgment while practicing
medicine. Works interdependently with other health care providers and health
care staff in a team environment.
outpatient procedures in accordance with IMS credentialing/privileging policy.
Including but not limited to:
Wakefulness Test (MWT)
Latency Test (MSLT)
needs and arrange for specialty referrals, diagnostic and in-patient care and
make appropriate referrals for service.
Responsible for documenting
patient information and visit information into IMS’ Electronic Health Record in
an accurate and timely manner.
and family members with counseling and education regarding health maintenance,
disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and need for follow up as appropriate
during each patient visit. Verify and document that the patient understands
diagnosis, treatment and follow up recommendations.
consultation to nurse clinicians and nurse practitioners.
May serve as a
preceptor to residents and students.
Assists the Chief
Medical Officer in the development and updating of medical and other policies,
guidelines, and medical orders used in the delivery of health care to patients.
Renders care to
IMS patients in accordance with quality and standards as are established by IMS,
the standards of care prevailing in the community, applicable law, and
according to state and federal grant requirements for non-discrimination
regardless of status, race, sex, religion, national origin, handicap, age, or
ability to pay.
May perform other
duties as required.
Education and Experience
One year of post full licensure experience in the practice of medicine or
Other Requirements: Possession of a license to practice medicine or osteopathic medicine in