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Geriatrics

Recruiting Firm

Worcester, Massachusetts

Full Time

WHY YOU'LL LOVE THIS JOB

Are you a Physician who is passionate about fixing our broken system of

healthcare? Would you like to join a team of clinicians revolutionizing the

way we care for patients with medically complex chronic illnesses in a

collaborative, multi-disciplinary care approach? In your new role as

Physician, you will enjoy the luxury of time to treat the root cause of

your patients' chronic illnesses. Imagine if you could follow your patients

through their paths, understanding all of the relevant factors limiting

their ability to improve, changing their stories in a positive,

life-changing way. You will use your intellect to truly change the patient

outcome long-term. Plus, all Physicians enjoy a top-tier benefits package,

including generous PTO and bonus programs, as well as CME reimbursement,

child care benefits and more. Interviewing immediately. Apply today. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Physician your duties will be:

- Functions as the day to day clinical leader of the multi-disciplinary

team, providing decision support to team members providing care in the home

to patients

- In situations where there is no existing PCP for the patient, assume

responsibility as PCP to drive care and continuity for this patient

- In situations where there is an existing PCP for the patient, help to

co-manage the patient with the PCP and functions as their extension into

the home the PCPs eye and ears in the home

- Assess patients medical, social / psychological, financial needs in

their place of residence

- Prescribe appropriate diagnostics and interventions to avoid

unnecessary transfers/acute admissions

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

intervention

- 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

QUALIFICATIONS

- 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

- Experience dealing with a complex set of patients with a relatively

high level of acuity

- Knowledge of clinical standards of care

- Home based Care Experience

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