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Internal Medicine Physician in Edison, New Jersey in Edison, NJ at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 4/1/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/1/2024

Job Description

Do you have a passion for geriatric patients and enjoy solving complex medical problems within an interdisciplinary medical team? Do you enjoy working autonomously? If so, TeamHealth has the perfect opportunity for you. This part-time primary care role will include patient care rounding in a post-acute care setting in skilled nursing facilities located in the Edison, New Jersey, area. You will round approximately three days a week with the flexibility to choose your rounding schedule. Job Duties:  
  • Primary care rounding in skilled nursing facilities (SNF)
  • Manage chronic disease, diagnose illnesses and medical conditions, and implement plan of care
  • Collaborate with clinicians, facility leaders and others regarding care and services
  • Build relationships with your patients, patients' family members, and facility staff to facilitate effective treatment delivery
  • Provide oversight, guidance, and mentorship to our nurse practitioners
  • Conduct clinical case reviews, as needed and share tools, information, and guidelines as they relate to quality of care
  • Represent TeamHealth on appropriate external levels engaging and establishing/maintaining relationships within the post-acute care community
  • Collaborate with leadership to review care coordination initiatives, develop collaborative intervention plans, and share ideas about network management issues
Skills:
  • Excellent clinical skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Strong work ethic
  • Empathy, compassion and ability to connect and engage with your senior patients and family
Qualifications:
  • 1+ years experience in post-acute care experience required
  • Active and unrestricted New Jersey license or application in process
  • Active and unrestricted DEA/prescriptive authority or application in process
If you are looking to take back control of your work/life balance, are passionate about patient care, apply today to be considered for this fantastic role! California Privacy Act: https://www.teamhealth.com/california-applicant-privacy-notice/

Position Highlights

  • Flexible rounding schedule 
  • Uncapped earning potential
  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to TeamHealth�s clinician wellness and referral program

    Why TeamHealth Post-Acute Care?

    TeamHealth has been in operation for over 40 years and as the leading provider of facilities-based medicine, TeamHealth�s Post-acute Care program is the largest network of post-acute care clinicians. Our team is comprised of more than 1,500 primary care and behavioral health clinicians in more than 31 states. Our post-acute program is built around a team that coordinates care across skilled nursing, long-term care, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and rehabilitation facilities. We deliver care to post-acute patients at over 2000 post-acute facilities. Our post-acute clinicians help us prevent avoidable readmissions, improve alignment between post-acute and acute facilities, and promote successful care transitions to deliver a higher standard of patient care. Our post-acute care clinicians receive best-in class orientation and training, a dedicated EHR system and access to ongoing clinical education. TeamHealth has the resources to support you growing a strong practice and provide you with an excellent work/life balance. We are offering an exciting opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest growing fields in healthcare today.

    Historic community with easy access to Staten Island and NYC

    Situated along the Raritan Bay Harbor and Raritan River, Edison, New Jersey, is a growing township, boasting a scenic location, with easy access to exciting metropolitan areas including New Brunswick and Staten Island, New York. Most famously known as the home of Thomas Edison's Menlo Park Laboratory, where the invention of the light bulb was perfected and sound was first recorded, Edison offers a rich history with plenty of museums and landmarks to explore. Get outdoors and explore one of the areas many local parks, or enjoy boating and sailing on Raritan Bay and the Raritan River. Escape to Staten Island or New York City for the weekend, where beaches, Broadway, upscale shopping, culinary explorations and more await!

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