Family Medicine Multi Specialty Group job located in Ohio

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Job Description

  • Work for the Underserved
  • Value Based Care

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

Complex Clinical Care:

  • Focuses on the management and improvement of health for patients with multiple complex and chronic medical conditions.
  • Able to work with and lead a team (with social work, case management, behavioral health, pharmacy, nutrition, etc.), process feedback, and be open to discussing and implementing plans of care from other members of the team.
  • Develop strong transitional care plans and able to help keep track of paneled patients along the whole continuum of care including discharges from the hospital, ER, skilled nursing facilities/nursing homes, and home care.
  • Communicate and interact with alternate levels of care facilities (hospital, ER, skilled nursing facilities) to facilitate appropriate discharge to a lower level of care or back to the (Login for Information) Medical Center. Familiar with inpatient medicine and the discharge process to help facilitate discharges.
  • Treat acute exacerbations of chronic conditions within the (Login for Information) center, i.e. Lasix for CHF, IVF for Dehydration/Renal Failure, IV antibiotics for various infections, Nebulizer/Solumedrol for COPD/Asthma etc. Possess a comfort level and the knowledge to differentiate when exacerbation can be treated within (Login for Information) and when a higher level of care needed.
  • Accept same day/next day or urgent appointments for patients from home or discharged from the hospital/ER/skilled nursing facility in need of intensified physician or case management/social work services to ensure acute episode has resolved and the patient is not admitted/readmitted.
  • Vigilant in keeping track of patients and their disease processes to prevent ER visits, admissions to the hospital, and readmissions.
  • Understand the PCMH model of care as pertains to specialist care, only utilizing this higher level of care as needed, and not a substitute for a well-trained primary care physician with evidence based clinical skills.
  • Educate members on chronic disease progression and the need for advanced directives where applicable.
  • Practices evidenced based medicine and in accordance with the PCMH model of care.

 Candidate Qualifications

  • Full Unrestricted Ohio Medical License 
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice
  • BLS certification required
  • Mission-Driven to serve the underserved
  • Work without ego, and thoughtfully build successful relationships with team members and our partners
  • Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team with constant collaboration within and across provider teams
  • Experience and comfort utilizing EMR
  • Problem-solving and the ability to be creative in those solutions

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Experience in population health management
  • Experience in working with psycho-socially and medically complex patient population



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