Internal Medicine Primary Care Physician - ProHealth Physicians

Location
Farmington, Connecticut
Posted
Oct 10, 2019
Ref
838892
Position Type
Permanent
ProHealth Physicians, a part of OptumCare, is Connecticut's leading health care delivery organization. ProHealth is focused on reinventing health care to help keep people healthier and feeling their best. Our family of primary care providers and specialists care for more than 360,000 people statewide. We are privileged to be trusted by our patients with their health and well-being.

Our premier group currently employs 250 Physicians and 150 APCs in the specialties of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, neurology, rhinology, otology, laryngology, facial plastics, gastroenterology, cardiology, sleep medicine, behavioral and developmental pediatrics.
As a part of the OptumCare network, ProHealth Physicians is seeking an Internal Medicine primary care physician to join our team in Farmington, CT. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally. Start doing your life's best work with the largest care delivery organization in the world.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Examine diagnoses and treats patients for acute injuries, infections and illnesses
  • Counsel and educates patients and families about acute and chronic conditions or concerns
  • Document items such as: chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan
  • Formulate diagnostic and treatment plans
  • Prescribe and administer medications, therapies and procedures
  • Order lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up
  • Be responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
  • Complete all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
  • Maintain quality of care standards as defined by the practice


Required Qualifications:

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible (if Board Eligible, must be within 5 years of program completion)
  • Unlimited Licensure (or eligible) in the state of Connecticut
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Internal Medicine Primary Care Physician, Farmington, CT, Connecticut