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Post-Acute Medical Director in Mystic, CT in Stonington, CT at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 6/25/2024

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Job Description

Are you a passionate and dedicated primary care physician seeking a rewarding career opportunity? Look no further! Join a renowned leader in healthcare services, and experience the fulfillment of making a difference in the lives of patients in a post-acute care environment in Mystic, Connecticut!  This opportunity is for a part-time (with benefits; 3.5 days per week) post-acute care medical director to join our well established Connecticut/Rhode Island (Mystic, CT/Westerly, RI) post-acute team. In this role you will work in a skilled nursing environment providing primary care services. This exciting opportunity offers professional autonomy, a flexible schedule and uncapped earnings. Position Overview: 
  • Provide primary care services in post-acute care facilities including skilled nursing and assisted living to a patient population of long-term care, short-term rehab, memory care, and clinically complex patients
  • Drive high quality, safe and cost effective care of patients in our local post-acute care communities
  • H&P, admission, progress, transfer, discharge, and acute/follow up
  • Work closely with hospice, palliative care, and home care agencies to ensure a safe transition home
  • Document via our EMR (Gehrimed) in a timely fashion
  • Provide oversight, guidance, and mentorship to our clinicians within your facilities
  • Conduct clinical case reviews as needed and share tools, information, and guidelines as they relate to quality of care
  • Collaborate with leadership to review care coordination initiatives and develop collaborative intervention plans
  • Background in primary care, internal medicine (IM), family medicine (FM), emergency medicine (EM), urgent care, physiatry, PM&R or geriatrics preferred
  • Monday through Friday schedule with flexible daily hours
  • No overnight call; 7pm to 7am call coverage is facilitated by our APC call team
  • Compensation includes a base salary, productivity increase potential and directorship stipend
Why TeamHealth?
  • Accomplished Reputation: Join an organization with a distinguished reputation for excellence. With over 40 years of experience in the healthcare industry, We are recognized as a national leader in post-acute care services. You will be part of a team that values clinical excellence, innovation, and compassion.
  • Collaborative Environment: Work alongside a diverse and collaborative team of healthcare professionals who are dedicated to delivering outstanding patient care. Our interdisciplinary approach fosters a supportive work culture, where collaboration, open communication, and shared decision-making are encouraged.
  • Professional Growth and Development: We invest in the ongoing professional growth and development of our physicians. Benefit from a wide range of educational resources, including CME opportunities, mentorship programs, and leadership development initiatives. We are committed to helping you achieve your career goals and maximize your potential.
  • Work-Life Balance: Achieve a healthy work-life balance with our flexible scheduling options. We understand the importance of personal well-being and strive to create a supportive environment that allows you to enjoy a fulfilling career while maintaining a rewarding personal life.
  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits: Enjoy a competitive compensation package that rewards your expertise and dedication. In addition to a generous salary, we offer comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plans, professional liability insurance coverage, and more.
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Position Highlights

  • Our scheduled presence model allows you to achieve the ideal work-life balance while working alongside your existing hospitalist role
  • Enjoy the peace of mind with no primary night call responsibilities, thanks to our dedicated in-house call group
  • Join the leading provider of facilities-based medicine and the largest network of post-acute care clinicians nationally, ensuring business strength and stability
  • We offer a highly competitive compensation package
  • Access an excellent benefits package, including paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Benefit from our industry-leading onboarding program, which includes training on EMR, billing and coding, and support from experienced clinical educators
  • Receive a company-issued and funded iPad with gEHRimed documentation for seamless remote access, facilitating enhanced team collaboration
  • Take advantage of our well-developed infrastructure, backed by extensive back-office support and local management
  • Explore local, regional, and national leadership positions within our organization
  • Join a company that values clinician input and encourages a collaborative and empowered work environment

    Mystic, Connecticut

    This city may be in a small state, but it offers big adventures. With its New England charm, Mystic is a well-known vacation destination that lives between New York and Boston. Near the Port where you can take a charter, sail out for lighthouse tours, and visit the seaside restaurants with the freshest seafood. Mystic has attractions and amenities of a large metropolitan with museums, aquariums, casinos and shops with all the appeals of an outdoor adventurist. With Nipmuck State Forest nearby, it is a popular outdoor tourist spot near Mystic.

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