Physician

Employer
Location
Cranston, RI
Posted
Jan 19, 2017
Ref
6046
Specialty
Primary Care
Position Type
Permanent
Why You’ll Love this Job
Since this role can be either full-time or part-time, it is perfect if you are looking for supplemental income, or if you are looking for a full-time opportunity. You will provide care to patients who otherwise might go without because of their inability to travel to a practice location.
You will travel locally among facilities to provide patient care, collaborating with a multi-disciplinary team to ensure all care requirements are met. Scheduling and billing is handled for you, allowing you to focus on your patients.
The company is a leading provider in the industry, providing you stability, career mobility, and options for advancement if desired.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Evaluate and treat patients with behavioral health issues who reside in skilled nursing, assisted living facilities or similar setting
  • Prescribe and monitor medications; or make recommendations, depending on facility policy
  • Collaborate with nurse practitioners and other clinicians as indicated
  • May hold collaborative agreement or attestation agreement (depending on state regulations) with nurse practitioners in geographic area
  • Participate in case reviews, consultations, and utilization review
  • Be a resource for the primary care physicians
  • Respond to urgent calls and facilitate admission to inpatient hospital units when necessary
  • Attend medical staff meetings and provide in-service education at the facilities as appropriate
  • Maintain accurate records on patients treated
  • Maintain and submit accurate records for billing purposes on a daily basis
  • Assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process or orientation of new staff when requested
Qualifications
  • M.D. or D.O. who has completed a residency in psychiatry or currently in a psychiatry residency
  • Valid permanent license in practicing state(s) in accordance with the regulations of that state or in the process of obtaining it
  • State controlled substance license or in the process of obtaining it
  • DEA Certificate or in the process of obtaining it
  • Must be able to meet the credentialing requirements of MedOptions and the facilities assigned to
  • Must be able to become credentialed with Medicare and Medicaid and other payers as necessary
  • Geriatric experience preferred
  • Ability to utilize necessary software programs, such as electronic health record programs and timekeeping systems
  • Board certified or board eligible (within 3 years of completing residency)
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                                  Type: Full Time (Salaried)
                                  Job ID: 6046