Yale New Haven Health System

PHYSICIAN PRIMARY CARE FAMILY/INTERNAL MEDICINE

US-CT-Westport
Job ID
61559
Department
WESPORT FAMILY MEDICINE-MD
Category
PHYSICIANS
Position Type
Full Time Benefits Eligible
Scheduled Hours
40
Work Schedule
DAY/EVENING
Work Days
MON-FRIDAY, MAY ROTATE SOME SATURDAYS
Work Hours
TYPICAL SCHEDULE 8AM-5PM, MAY HAVE SOME EARLY/LATE SCHEDULES TO ACCOMMODATE PATIENT ACCESS
Work Shift
FAMILY MEDICINE, WILL BE ON CALL WITH GROUP, WILL NOT ROUND AT HOSPITAL
Requisition ID
2017-14907

Overview

INTERNAL/FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

OUTPATIENT PRIMARY CARE

BEAUTIFUL NEW OFFICE IN WESTPORT, CT

 

Northeast Medical Group (NEMG) was established with the goal of integrating physicians across Yale New Haven Health System in a single group practice that offers enhanced collaboration, improved clinical quality and better practice management resources. Since 2010, community and hospital-based physicians and mid-level practitioners have benefited from our affiliation with the region’s five leading hospitals: Bridgeport, Greenwich, Yale New Haven, Lawrence and Memorial, New London and Westerly. Our commitment to them is to provide excellence in service with compassion and sensitivity to their needs and the patients they serve.   NEMG enjoys clinical partnerships and has over 600 practitioners on our medical staff.

We are seeking BC/BE Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physicians to join our Primary Care Office located in Trumbull, Connecticut. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established and reputable practice. Our opportunities provide the following:

  • Collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care
  • Full suite of practice management services that allow physicians to focus on patient care
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Academic opportunities
  • Loan Repayment assistance for some primary care locations
  • Flexible schedule to ensure work/life balance
  • Employment model with competitive compensation with excellent benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B, vacation, CME, malpractice including tail coverage and more!

Located in the beautiful New England setting of Fairfield County, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants.

To learn more, please contact:

Sophie Kotomski, In-House Physician Recruiter at Sophie.Kotomski@ynhh.org

or Call Direct at 203-502-6537

 

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.



EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing appropriate non-surgical primary and continuing care to all patients in Northeast Medical Group, as well as leadership, coordination, and administration duties. The Physician leads an interdisciplinary team of primary caregivers and administrative support staff to perform assigned duties while displaying the highest standards of ethical and moral conduct as well as acting in the best interest of Northeast Medical Group supporting our mission, vision and values to optimize the health and well-being of our patients.
  • 1. Examines patients, obtains medical histories and treats acute and chronic illnesses
  • 2. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic tests
  • 3. Involves patients and their families in care and treatment decisions
  • 4. Creates treatment plans and completes orders in patient's charts
  • 5. Collaborates on improvements in care delivery and service with staff, other physicians and management
  • 6. Initiates appropriate specialty referrals
  • 7. Provides clinical information to the interdisciplinary team in a clear and timely manner
  • 8. Ensures that proper patient documentation is timely, accurate and complete
  • 9. Works with practice management to ensure proper compliance with billing, coding and CPT code assignment
  • 10. Achieves and maintains optimal patient access
  • 11. Provides interdepartmental medical consultation as requested
  • 12. Participates in the development of medical protocols, standard procedures and management of patient-care-related activities
  • 13. Provides on-call coverage
  • 14. Gives feedback to and accepts feedback from all staff in respectful manner
  • 15. Acts in a positive and professional manner, complying with practice policies, procedures and federal and state laws
  • 16. Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
    • 16.1 Promotes health education in conjunction with other health professionals

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

Degree of MD or DO with ABIM-recognized internal medicine residency (three years minimum) or ABFM-recognized family medicine residency (three years minimum)

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Preferred: Professional clinical experience in primary care practice, either family medicine or internal medicine

 

LICENSURE

 

Valid American Board certification in either internal medicine or family medicine and renewed (if needed) prior to expiration Valid and unrestricted Connecticut medical license BLS certification Valid DEA registration and Controlled Substance Certificate

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Knowledge of and ability to apply professional medical principles, procedures and techniques. Thorough knowledge of pharmacological agents used in patient treatment. Ability to effectively manage and direct medical staff support activities while providing quality patient care. Ability to receive detailed information and express and exchange ideas orally. Ability to perform under stress. Possesses excellent written and oral communication, listening and social skills. Ability to interact effectively with people of varied educational, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds, skill levels and value systems. Professionally performs in a tactful manner. Taps experience and uses independent judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

Must possess the physical and mental abilities to perform the tasks normally associated with the practice of internal and family medicine.

 

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