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EmployerQuad
Location Gautier, MS USA
PostedJune 20, 2019

Job Details

Family Medicine Physician - Gautier, MS Huntington Ingalls
Nearly thirty years ago, QuadMed was born out of the idea that health care should be simple. By providing employers and their employees with quality onsite and near-site primary care, with a focus on wellness and prevention, we make a culture of health and well-being possible. Our caregivers working as a team, and with ample appointment times, have the opportunity to build meaningful patient relationships that produce measurable health improvement results. We're proud to be a nationally recognized leader committed to transforming health care for the better. At QuadMed you can showcase your skills and your passion for patient care.








QuadMed is actively looking for a full time Family Medicine Physician for our clinic in Pascagoula, MS.









This physician will focus on prevention and wellness, as well as
evaluating, treating, and educating patients in a clinic setting. Under the
supervision of a physician, performs professional medical work in the history
taking, examination, diagnosis and treatment of patients according to statutory
limitations. Examines and diagnoses patients and develops treatment plans.
Performs testing, referral to physicians as needed, writes prescriptions, and
performs administrative procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols, and
available equipment.









As a QM physician, they may assume the role of Oversight Physician to
support APPs in the QM system. This will be determined by need, geography and
physician utilization. (See oversight JD for further definition of roles and
responsibility)









As a QuadMed representative, in partnership with the Client (employer
sponsor), the physician may be utilize in presenting and speaking to client as a
QM leader at the clinical level.









KEY RESPONSIBILITIES









Provides comprehensive clinical patient care through interviewing,
examining and treating associates and their dependents in order to meet their
health and wellness needs. Prescribes appropriate medical treatment and
clinical medications for patients and orders studies, tests and ancillary care
services as required

+ Records history and physical findings, and formulates plan and
prognosis, based on patient's condition, with documentation in
the medical record

+ Knowledge of a variety of pharmacological agents
used in patient treatment, the desired effects, side effects, and complications
of their use as well as the accurate administration of the pharmacologic
agent.

+ Educates patients and/or families about
preventive care, wellness ,medical issues, and use of prescribed medical
treatments and/or medications

+ Performs physical examinations and preventive
health measures within prescribed guidelines.

+ Orders, interprets, and evaluates diagnostic
tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care
needs

+ Demonstrate knowledge, of growth and development,
and pathophysiology of disease processes, specific to age groups
served.

+ Follows all established rules and guidelines of evidence based care
and best clinical practice

+ Regularly reviews chronic medical conditions that require ongoing
medical attention

+ Educates patients on wellness, prevention and early detection by
providing materials and resources to the patients and families




Works in an independent and interdependent
relationship with members of the medical staff, which allows for consultation,
collaboration, or referral.

+ May refer patients to physician for consultation
or to specialized health resources for treatment.

+ Refers to appropriate specialists outside the health center in a
medically appropriate and efficient manner

+ Practices in a collaborative fashion consistent with the concept of
a patient centered medical home , Consulting and collaborating with the other
team members as needed regarding patient care, assessment, and education issues

+ Refers patients to and utilizes unique internal associate benefits
and resources to maximize health outcomes

+ Demonstrates exceptional and effective collaborative partnership
and communication style with both patients and staff

+ Actively engages in quality improvement, leadership and compliance









+ Participates in quality improvement, continuing education, and
other patient care programs established by the health center requirements for
QuadMed.

+ If less than 3 years' experience, proactively engages in mentoring,
and coaching, from another provider within QuadMed.

+ Advocate for clinical quality improvement in the HWC

+ Assists in the resolution of complaints, requests and inquiries
from patients, QuadMed, and clients.

+ Maintains privacy and confidentiality of all patient information
according to federal and state guidelines and regulations

+ Effectively communicates with patients through technology to
include email, video, telephonic, and text. While complying with QuadMed policy
and practices

+ Demonstrates knowledge of current and emerging trends in
technologies, techniques, issues and approaches in area of expertise

+ Demonstrates the ability to maintain quality, safety, and infection
control standards

+ Demonstrates the ability to remain calm and effective in emergency
situations and establish a leadership role in an
emergency


















JOB REQUIREMENTS











Education:

+ MD. or D.O degree from an accredited School of Medicine or
Osteopathy and completion appropriate residency






+ Active Board certification or eligibility
required











Experience:

+ Preferred three years ambulatory primary care practice experience,;
if less than 3 years agrees to mentoring, and coaching, from another provider
if assigned

+ Experience working with pediatric patients may be preferred
depending on the HWC demographic

+ Effective verbal and written communication skills including
proficiency in electronic communication

+ Experience with an EMR preferred

+ Bilingual English-Spanish preferred depending on HWC demographics














Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

+ Active and unrestricted applicable licensure, with current DEA
registration

+ CPR with BLS Certification













Additional Company
Information






We offer excellent benefits to
eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more. In select
states, patient care is provided by an independent physician-owned
corporation.






Quad/Graphics is an equal
employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully
discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or
veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made
unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits
harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected
categories.






Drug Free Workplace

Job #NLX143428891