Physician - Virtual ExpressCare - Telehealth - New York, New York - Full Time

Location
Bronx, New York
Posted
Nov 21, 2021
Ref
6504
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Telehealth
Yes
Position Type
Permanent
Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals' wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States. Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City.

The Virtual ExpressCare is a 24/7 telehealth service that offers a simple and easy way for our patients to access high-quality and affordable virtual urgent care services. The ability to meet patients where they are will allow NYC Health + Hospitals to deliver safe, competent care outside of the four walls of hospitals and health centers. Available through the website (ExpressCare.nyc) or through phone, vEC will serve as a major outlet of growth for NYC Health + Hospitals.

Responsibilities:

Reporting directly to the ExpressCare Chief of Service, the Associate Medical Director is the lead member of the Senior Leadership Team overseeing day-to-day management of the clinical staff in order to not only provide high quality medical care for patients, but also align staff to meet the changing environment in healthcare. The position provides medical oversight, expertise and leadership to ensure the delivery of affordable, quality healthcare services. In addition, the Associate Medical Director provides clinical expertise and leadership in the design and implementation of new projects and innovations for the service line. The Associate Medical Director will continue and improve performance, in terms of training, quality of care, and cost benchmarks. This individual must become a member of the medical staff and maintain an active practice within the vExpressCare Service.

Qualifications:

  • Medical Doctorate with Board Certification in a medical specialty
  • Possess or be eligible for a New York State License to practice medicine in the State of New York, as well as current DEA, BCLS or ACLS certification and Infection Control Certification.
  • Experience and comfort with Pediatric populations preferred
  • Prior telehealth experience preferred
  • MBA or MPH preferred
  • An equivalent combination of training, education and experience in related fields and educational disciplines
  • Thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of healthcare delivery organization, administration and standards, regulations and laws applicable to hospital operations, knowledge of business and human resources administration principles, management functions, management processes and functions of hospital departments, and ability to direct and supervise personnel.
  • Proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required prior to hire

Benefits include:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center
  • Visa candidates are considered
  • Medical Malpractice policy coverage

For more information regarding this opportunity, please email your CV to Loretta Modesto, Physician Recruiter for PAGNY, at ModestoL@pagny.org

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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