Post-Acute Care Physician (Family Medicine or Internal Medicine) - St. George, UT

Location
St. George, Utah
Posted
Feb 22, 2019
Ref
9560
Position Type
Permanent
Practice Information
  • Intermountain Healthcare is looking for one BC Family medicine or Internal Medicine physician to provide Post-Acute Care Services for Homecare
  • As part of the Post-Acute Care Team (PACT), physician will provide initial assessment and ongoing care of patients discharged from Intermountain hospitals to skilled nursing facilities (SNF). The goal of this service is to enhance the quality of care and assure seamless transitions of care for this patient group
  • Provide subsequent visits in SNF's for PACT patients based on need
  • Collaborates, educates, and supervises Advance Practice Providers in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients
  • Eight hours a week (.2 FTE)
  • Employment position with the Intermountain Medical Group
  • Competitive salary
  • Visa sponsorship not available


Intermountain Healthcare Information

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it's realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together . Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

For the sixth consecutive year, Intermountain Healthcare was named as one of the "Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare" in 2018 by Becker's Hospital Review .

Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Community Information

St. George is located within sculpted red rock desert valleys that are nestled below pine covered mountain peaks. The area is surrounded by multiple national parks and is a top destination with its year-round warm weather and favorable climate, collegiate town environment, golf courses, and outdoor recreation opportunities. St. George is the fastest-growing metropolitan area in the United States according to new estimated from the Census Bureau. To accommodate the rapid growth, Dixie Regional Medical Center, a level II trauma center, recently expanding to 336 inpatient beds, has more than 320 physicians on staff, serves southern Utah, northern Arizona, and Nevada.