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Post-Acute Care Medical Director Opportunity in Chattanooga, Tennessee in Chattanooga, TN at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 7/25/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/25/2022

Job Description

As a post-acute care (PAC) medical director and primary care physician you will be a part of an integrated care team providing primary care services in post-acute care facilities including skilled nursing and assisted living. Our patient population includes long-term care, short-term rehab, memory care, and clinically complex patients and residents. The Chattanooga facilities are beautiful- top of the line! They offer a mix of short and long term patients, with a higher volume of short term rehabilitation. TeamHealth will help you develop a collaborative team approach between the facilities clinical team, supervising physician in the market, and additional service providers in wound care, behavioral health, or infectious disease specialist both locally and nationally. TeamHealth is the largest PAC provider in the nation, with resources to support you grow a strong practice and give your flexibility in your work life balance. If you have a background in providing primary care in internal medicine, family medicine, emergency medicine, urgent care, physiatry, PM&R or geriatrics this could be a great fit for you. The typical schedule is Monday through Friday with flexible daily hours. We have an overnight call service provided 7pm to 7am by our nurse practitioner and physician assistant call team. Clinicians rotate backup call to the call team for occasional escalation needs in the local market and weekend day call. Our compensation is a productivity based model with a base salary for full-time clinicians that offers autonomy and control to maximize your income potential. All clinicians receive unlimited clinical education support specific to post-acute care both in person and through various virtual platforms that allow you to receive CEUs, we offer a comprehensive benefits package, paid time off (PTO), and professional liability insurance with tail. We are offering an exciting opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest growing segmen

Position Highlights

  • Earn a salary and productivity bonus biweekly; no waiting, you get paid right away
  • Your base salary is just a floor; we do not cap your earnings
  • You are free to choose 20 days of paid time off (PTO) per calendar year
  • Multiple health insurance plans
  • Dental plan
  • FSA, HSA, HRA options available
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Paid professional liability insurance including tail coverage
  • 401K and SERP retirement plan options
  • Join a large, stable company practicing for over 40 years
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program

    Why TeamHealth Post-Acute Care?

    Join a team that provides primary care, wound care, palliative, rehabilitation and behavioral health services at post-acute care facilities including skilled nursing, assisted living and other long-term care facilities. Come work as part of an integrated care team caring for patients in post-acute care facilities. To give you maximum flexibility and lifestyle options we designed our system with a scheduled presence model with a round and go set up; facilities staff based on patient care needs, allowing providers to focus on patient relationships, outcomes and facility needs. Enjoy a collaborative team-based approach to patient care.

    The Scenic City

    Known as the Scenic City, Chattanooga lies along the banks of the Tennessee River and has received national recognition for the renewed beautiful downtown and riverfront, which includes a renowned aquarium, children's museum, theaters, walking paths, and other sites and activities. Outdoor recreation activities are plentiful, but there are also traditional attractions like the Chattanooga Choo Choo, Rock City Gardens, Lookout Mountain, and the zoo.

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