LPG Global Health Fellow Physician

Lee Health
Fort Myers

Job Description

LPG Global Health Fellow Physicians are responsible for the delivery of age and specialty appropriate medical care through the process of assessment, evaluation, diagnosing, treatment, and follow-up. Performs responsibilities in four areas of practice clinician, teacher, leadership and professional development. Collaborates with colleagues and other professional disciplines to ensure safe, effective, efficient and value added patient centered care and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Provides leadership in the LPG practice location and throughout Lee Health. Possesses excellent communication skills with patient, family, caregivers, multidisciplinary team members, medical staff members, and all employees. Keeps quality and safety in the forefront in the delivery of patient care, and leads the care team in the recognition and prevention of adverse events.

Participates/supports the integrated continuum of care of patients within Lee Health/LPG. Supervises family medicine residents in the GME Clinic and the Lee Memorial Hospital FSU inpatient medicine service.

While working with the global health inpatient and outpatient clinical partners abroad, performs responsibilities in a high-quality manner as a clinician, teacher, and leader.


License in the State of Florida as a Physician
Education: Graduate from an accredited Medical School and Residency
Board eligible or Board Certified
Legally authorized to work in the United States
Visa Waiver available: No
Experience: Experience providing health care in international, resource-poor settings,
Teaching and leadership experience
Training: Basic Life Support (BLS),
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Other: Must meet credentialing requirements as established by the Lee Health Medical Staff Services Department.
Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills and customer service skills required.
Excellent academic and clinical record, Dedication to self-directed, lifelong learning

External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
General Requirements (has the ability to)
Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Kneel - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
Crouch - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for)
Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to)
Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hand Manipulation (ability with)
Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)
25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
51 to 75 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
76 to 100 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Over 100 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Environmental (may be exposed to)
Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Employment Type



8:00 AM-5:00 PM