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Physician Medical Director in Port Orchard, Washington in Port Orchard, WA at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 2/18/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/18/2024

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 and thrive in a leadership role? TeamHealth has the perfect opportunity for you. This part-time medical director role will include patient care rounding and medical director duties in a post-acute care setting in a skilled nursing facility located in Port Orchard, Washington. You will round approximately 2 days per week with the flexibility to set up your own daily schedule. Job Duties: 
  • Primary care rounding in skilled nursing facilities 
  • Manage chronic disease, diagnose illness 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
  • Medical director duties for assigned facility
  • Provide oversight, guidance, and mentorship to our clinicians
  • 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:
  • 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:
  • 2+ years of primary care experience with preference given to those with post-acute care experience  
  • Experience in a post-acute care setting a plus
  • Leadership background a plus, but not required; training will be provided
  • Active and unrestricted Washington license or application in process
  • Active and unrestricted DEA or application in process
Our compensation is a productivity-based model (Fee for Service) that offers you control to maximize your income potential. Expected compensation is estimated to be $167,978-$167,978 annually.  If you are passionate about patient care, apply today to be considered for this fantastic role! California Applicant 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

    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.

    Busy Waterfront Community

    Port Orchard is a busy waterfront community and popular tourist destination for business and leisure travelers. Bay Street, located a short block from the waterfront park, marina, and foot ferry, is lined with antique, repurposed-redeemed, and gift shops. Port Orchard features an award-winning chocolatier/bakery, cafes, pubs, and attractions many with outdoor seating. During the summer there are several free events, including family concerts, parades, fireworks, and festivals.

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