Physician

Employer
TalentCare
Location
Hayward
Posted
Aug 07, 2017
Ref
11331
Specialty
Primary Care
Position Type
Permanent

Summary


Why You’ll Love this Job

Are you passionate about helping the patients who need you most? Would you enjoy the opportunity to operate at the top of your license, as part of a multi-disciplinary team with the best support staff in the industry?

As a Physician in this organization, your patients will benefit from a unique care model that helps alleviate the complexity of navigating the existing healthcare system. In this model, you work alongside other healthcare professionals to provide longitudinal care, connecting the various providers and clinicians, and ensuring the patient is treated wholly for their needs.

Your counterparts are the best in the industry, and include behavioral health, nutrition, medical and case management team members.

As a Physician on this team, you will help patients with multiple medically complex chronic illnesses. This role requires highly skilled Physicians who are comfortable making decisions autonomously when necessary. Physicians on this team are challenged to perform at their best every single day.

In this role, you will be able to take the time you need to understand and treat the root causes contributing to your patients’ ongoing symptoms and episodes. You will be able to identify the factors limiting their ability to recover, and help the patient understand the actions needed to make long-term, life-changing improvements.

Take your seat at the table alongside a team of clinicians passionate about fixing our broken system of healthcare in a revolutionary way. You will have a voice alongside the foremost leaders in the industry, who are dedicated to this mission. The camaraderie among this team, and the stories of patients whose lives have forever been changed, will inspire you daily and remind you of why you got into medicine in the first place.

In addition to the tremendous sense of fulfillment in this role, you will enjoy many other perks, including steady income that is not dependant upon patient quotas, bonus opportunities, generous PTO, CME reimbursement, and much more.


Interviewing immediately. Apply today.

Responsibilities


As a Physician your duties will be:

  • Assess patients’ medical, social / psychological, and financial needs regarding their healthcare

  • Provide same-day clinical assessment and treatment for pre-crisis intervention

  • Prescribe appropriate diagnostics and interventions to avoid unnecessary transfers/acute admissions

  • Consult with other physicians following notification of member transfer

  • Collaborate with UM staff and PCPs / facility staff to enable medical necessity determinations for requested medical services

  • Educate members and/or their legal representatives in disease processes affecting members and ways to manage them effectively, as well as to promote wellness

Desired Skills


  • Board Certified / Board Eligible Physician

  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Ostepathy (D.O.) from an accredited educational institution

  • Current State License

  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) registrations for the purpose of writing prescriptions

  • Experienced and skilled at dealing with a complex set of patients with a relatively high level of acuity