Primary Care Physician - WellMed - St. Petersburg, FL

Employer
Optum
Location
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Start date
Feb 8, 2024
Reference
2211790

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Job Details

A partner of the Optum network, WellMed Medical Group, is seeking a full-time internal medicine or family medicine physician to join our 9th Ave. clinic in St. Petersburg, FL. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally. Work with the largest care delivery organization in the world and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Position Highlights:
      • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team of health care providers
      • Our model is designed to provide the most efficient, comprehensive, and proven care techniques to treat the whole patient - physically, mentally, and socially - at each visit
      • "Quality vs. Quantity Model" - Typically see 14 to 16 patients per day
      • Patient panel is predominately geriatrics with Medicare Advantage coverage
      • Bonus incentives are based on quality metrics
What makes an Optum organization different?
      • WellMed is a Medicare Advantage Plan that operates as a health system focused on Quality/Value Based Outcomes
      • Our care model limits daily volume to allow our providers the time needed to provide quality care to their patients
      • We offer clinical and leadership growth and stability second to none
      • Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
      • We are influencing change on a national scale while maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizations
Compensation/Benefits Highlights:
      • Base Salary plus Annual Quality Incentive with a target of $50,000
      • Optum Physician Partnership Plan
      • 20 days of PTO, 5 days of CME, and clinics are closed for 8 national holidays
      • 401k with match, Executive Savings Plan, and UHG Employee Stock Purchase Program
      • Comprehensive Benefits from Optum Partner Services
About WellMed: At WellMed our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. WellMed has more than 22,000+ primary care physicians, hospitalists, specialists, and advanced practice clinicians who excel in caring for 900,000+ older adults across Texas and Florida.

Required Qualifications:
      • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.), or M.B.B.S
      • Board certification or eligibility in Family or Internal Medicine
      • Active, unrestricted medical license in Florida or the ability to obtain prior to employment
      • Valid DEA license or the ability to obtain prior to employment
Preferred Qualifications:
      • Bilingual (English/Spanish) fluency
      • A working understanding and support of a managed care environment
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers 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.

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

Company

As the largest network of medical groups in the country, Optum serves patients from coast to coast. Our more than 80,000 aligned physicians and advanced practice clinicians are working together to improve health care through:

Caring: We provide stability, flexibility and other resources that help you be your best.

Connecting: Harness the power of our national reach to make an impact on your community. Collaborate with our expansive network of fellow clinicians to discover new ways to deliver care.

Growing together: Get the resources you need to better serve your patients — and your career. No matter what direction you want, your career path at Optum is limitless.

Optum is a truly remarkable place to practice medicine.

Join the thousands of physicians who are
Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

Learn more at WorkAtOptum.com/Providers

 

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