Practice made perfect

Join our talent network

Primary Care Physician in the Wilton, Connecticut, Area in Wilton, CT at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 3/2/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Wilton, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/2/2024

Job Description

Join a team of dynamic, results oriented professionals! Named among The World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine
Named among America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes magazine
Named among Great Places to Work by Becker's Hospital Review As a post-acute care 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. Our physicians are responsible for driving high quality, safe and cost effective care of patients in our local post-acute care communities. You will work on an interdisciplinary team rounding on all patients as medically necessary as required by CMS. This includes but is not limited to H&P, admission, progress, transfer, discharge, and acute/follow up. You will also work with the facility to transfer patients to the level and site of care most appropriate for their medical needs upon discharge including returning to home, independent living centers, assisted living, and/or memory care. Our clinicians work closely with hospice, palliative care, and home care agencies to ensure a safe transition home.  Our clinicians are also responsible for timely documentation and billing through our EMR (Gehrimed) that meets Medicare guidelines. The 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 advanced practice clinician 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 providers 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, PTO, and professional liability insurance with tail.  We are offering an exciting opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest growing segments in healthcare. California Applicant Privacy Act:  

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 PTO per calendar year or cash them in with our unique Flexbank system
  • Multiple health insurance plans 
  • Dental plan 
  • FSA, HSA, HRA options available
  • Life Insurance paid by TeamHealth
  • Long-term disability paid by TeamHealth
  • 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

    Wilton, Connecticut

    Wilton is a residential town rich in New England history. The town has had the foresight to preserve almost 1,000 acres of open space for active and passive recreational use. Winding back roads with trees, streams, ponds, woods, and rolling hills are all part of the Wilton's beauty and charm and afford privacy as well as a pastoral setting. Here you can hike the Norwalk River Valley Trail, the longest trail in Fairfield County. With an unspoiled habitat of over 140 acres, the Woodcock Nature Center offers year-round activities and a natural tranquility and beauty in the heart of Fairfield County. Located on 149 acres of state-protected land, the Woodcock Nature Preserve includes a pond, wetlands and three miles of publicly accessible woodland trails. The Center is home to a variety of living local and exotic creatures including snakes, frogs, lizards and injured birds of prey. The Wilton Playshop hosts three live theater productions annually along with special events. The Wilton School District is ranked #5 in Connecticut by Niche. Newsweek ranked Wilton High School #2 in Connecticut and #56 in the U.S. and the U.S. News and World Report awarded Wilton High School a gold medal in its annual high school rankings.

  • Not ready to apply?

    Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.