Physician Job - Geriatrician Needed, North of Boston - PACE Program

Location
Massachusetts
Posted
Oct 25, 2016
Ref
13290
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent
Geriatrician needed for a PACE position north of Boston to lead a clinical team whose primary mission is to assist frail elders to remain living in the community for as long as they may do so safely. As the clinical leader you will have the opportunity to:
  • Performs initial examinations of PACE applicants
  • Completes periodic evaluations and annual physical examinations of the participants
  • Evaluates participants for episodic visits, for acute illnesses and for follow-ups of hospitalizations
  • Round on SNF
  • Makes home visits as needed
  • Participate in some inpatient rounding
  • Provides appropriate health care teaching to patients, their families and caregivers, as well as to other members of the Interdisciplinary Team
  • Excellent Salary and Full Benefits
  • Work with a caring, collegial team of healthcare professionals
  • - Qualified physician and advanced practitioner applications only.