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Telehealth Primary Care Physician - Central Time Zone (Telecommute) - 943834

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As a part of OptumCare, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, MedExpress is seeking a Full-Time Telehealth Primary Care Physician to join our team. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally.

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Position Highlights:

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  • 100% work from home (no onsite)
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  • Monday through Friday schedule at 40 hours per week
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  • Average patient load = 3 patients per hour
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  • Provider will deliver telehealth primary care visits to patients ages 2 years and up
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  • Responsibilities include:""
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    • Provides and manages remote patient care with strong diagnostic acumen, using audio and visual technology to complete patient examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses, and treatment plans. Documenting/Charting patient information in line with current policies and procedures
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    • Provides preventative and wellness care for all ages 2 and up. Delivers holistic, patient-centered care with continuity as the identified primary care physician
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    • Ability to communicate effectively and compassionately through audio visual consultations with patients and able to address patient concerns through these medias
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    • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care
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    • Communicates with patients regarding testing results, follow-up care, and additional information. Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions. Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate
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    • Educate patients on the risks and benefits of treatments ensuring the patient is a part of the decision-making process
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    • Supervision of advanced practice clinicians when appropriate and abide by all associated rules and regulations
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What makes an OptumCare organization different?

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  • Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
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  • Patients are treated like family. We focus on helping patients get in, get healthy, and get back to whats really important
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  • We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community locally
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Compensation/Benefits Highlights:

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  • Competitive pay
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  • CME
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  • DEA and licensure reimbursement
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  • Comprehensive health, dental, vision
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  • 401k with matching
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  • Short- and long-term disability, company paid life insurance
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  • Company paid malpractice coverage
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  • Upward career growth and professional development
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  • Supportive and appreciative culture
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Careers with MedExpress.At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient, affordable health care and exceeding our patients expectations.One of the many ways we do this is by creating access to health care through a leading telehealth solution. It also closely aligns with rapidly evolving consumer preferences and what many patients have come to expect from health care providers when seeking care overall.This offering is supported by a dedicated virtual medical group that this reinventing how care is provided using the latest technology to drive simplicity, convenience, coordination and affordability.As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, were working together to help people live healthier lives and to help the health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and two administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start doing your lifes best work.(sm)

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Optum is a drug-free workplace. 2019 Optum Health & Technology. All rights reserved.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.)
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  • Board certification or eligibility in Family Practice
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  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience practicing as a Physician outside of residency
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  • Experience in pediatric care within the past 2 years
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  • An unrestricted DEA license (or ability to obtain prior to start)
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  • Possess an awareness and a working understanding of quality measurement in the management of chronic disease conditions
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  • Experience working in a managed care environment
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  • Experience using audio/visual technology or video conferencing platforms
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  • Must have access to high-speed internet and phone lines
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  • Ability to successfully qualify for and obtain unrestricted state licensure throughout the defined platform
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • Clinical experience in family medicine within the past 5 years
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  • Unrestricted active state licensure preferred in multiple of the following states: AR, IL, MN, TX
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About OptumCare.At OptumCare, weve found that putting clinicians at the center of care is the best way to improve lives. Our physician-led organization is one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the world, serving over 17 million people through more than 45,000 aligned physicians and 9,000 advanced practice clinicians. You will find our team working in local clinics, surgery centers and urgent care centers, within care models focused on managing risk, higher quality outcomes and driving change through collaboration and innovation. Learn more at www.workatoptum.com.

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Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $225,900 to $315,100. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, youll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

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Would you thrive with OptumCare?

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  • Do you practice evidence-based medicine?
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  • Are you seeking a practice focused on patient-centered quality care, not volume?
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  • Are you a team player comfortable delegating and empowering teams?
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  • Are you constantly seeking better ways to do things?
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  • Do you want to be part of something better?
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Job Keywords:Primary Care Physician,Family medicine,Telemedicine,Telehealth,Virtual Care,Telecare,Family medicine physician,DO,MD,Physician,Value Based Care, TX, Texas, AR, Arkansas, IL, Illinois, MN, Minnesota, Telecommute

Jobs Rated Reports for General Practice Physician

Posted: 2021-07-22 Expires: 2021-08-21

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