Specifications include, but are not limited to: 3.1 Performs assessments and follow-up visits as medically necessary pursuant to attending physician order.
Visits may not be made during resident meal times.
3.2 Arranges coverage during planned absence. Covering podiatrist must obtain privileges.
3.3 Participates in resident care and treatment through the Interdisciplinary Team Process.
3.4 Must provide or arrange emergency podiatry care.
3.5 Prepares, authenticates and dates progress notes in legible detail at the time of visit. Progress notes are
maintained in the resident’s medical record.
3.6 Attends Medical Staff Meetings.
3.7 Will comply with all applicable Federal, State and local laws, rules and regulations including but not
limited to the New Jersey Department of Health (DOH), Office of Inspector General (OIG),
Medicaid/Medicare and Corporate Compliance and Preakness Healthcare Center Policies and Procedures.