House Calls Physician

Location
Cleveland, OH
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Specialty
Family Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Cleveland Clinic is seeking physicians to join the Center for Connected Care. The Center for Connected Care is a critical piece of the Cleveland Clinic's transformation into a value-oriented healthcare system. The existing opportunities available within the Center include both house calls and skilled nursing facility work in the Akron market. As part of the Cleveland Clinic, you will be connected to the 2,000+ medical group practices through a common electronic medical record.

The Akron market will be an expansion of a house calls practice that has been in existence since 2008. Training and support will be provided by these existing practices. In addition, you will enter into a call rotation with the existing practices.

House Calls Opportunity:

  • Provide primary care in homes and assisted living facilities in the Akron market.
  • Serve as the collaborating physician of existing nurse practitioners.
  • Work collaboratively with homecare teams.
  • Opportunities exist for geriatric and/or palliative medicine consultation.

Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Geriatric Medicine. In addition, there will be opportunities available for: leadership responsibilities, research activities, education and clinical program development.

About Us

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.

Our Heart Center has been ranked number one in America for 21 years in row in U.S. News and World Report. Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute and Digestive Disease Institute are ranked very near the top, and our specialties of orthopaedics, otolaryngology, nephrology, neurology/neurological surgery, rheumatology, pulmonary, endocrinology, gynecology, ophthalmology and geriatrics are each among America's ten best in their fields.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,000 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2015, they provided a total of 6.62 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

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