Physician, Virtual Primary Care

  • Premise Health
  • Remote
  • Jul 22, 2022
Physician Emergency Medicine Family Medicine Internal Medicine Occupational Medicine

Job Description

 Premise Health, the nations leader in value based direct care, is currently looking for a Physician  to  provide  Telemedicine  services  on a full time basis to members in a virtual health setting.


Provides telemedicine services to client employees and family members for a 24/7/365 national virtual service.

Recommend treatment and prescribe medication (when appropriate) over video and telephone

Scope of Practice:

  • Acute, episodic (primary care)
  • Chronic condition mgmt.
  • Collaborative physician duties
  • Centralized activation
  • Injury Care and related follow-ups, as necessary

Employee incentives

  • Full malpractice and tail coverage
    • Company pays/provides for robust liability insurance $2m/6m
    • Includes tail coverage
  • Full service processing and coverage of cost for additional state licensure
  • Free CME available

Essential Functions:

  • Provide medical consultations including the diagnosing and treatment via the video or phone for Premise Health’s member population. 
  • Provides episodic, preventive, and acute health care to patients.
  • Provide occupational health services (i.e., injury care and related follow-up, as necessary)
  • Conducts histories and examinations and prescribes medications and/or medical treatments based on best practice standards
  • Develops treatment plans in collaboration with members; educates and advises on medical issues as appropriate
  • Provides referrals both internally and externally to appropriate medical resource or specialty
  • Evaluates the effectiveness of medical care and monitors progress of members
  • Identifies emergency situations and provides or directs care as appropriate within legal scope of practice and as defined by Premise Health credentialing process
  • Participates in the development of annual program goals and objectives
  • Maintains medical records using EMR
  • May formulate and administer health programs as needed
  • May require other duties as assigned
  • Office/non-health related job functions
    • Participate in regular Medical Staff activities and responsibilities, including, without limitation, attendance at Medical Staff meetings, and complete all Company sponsored virtual health training
    • Consistent with Company’s procedures and policies, Physician shall prepare and complete, timely and accurate medical and other records with respect to the services and treatment rendered to any member by providing Physician
    • Meet or exceed quality, patient satisfaction, connectivity service level agreements and Medical Group standards

Required Qualifications:


  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
    • MD or DO Licensing
  • Current unencumbered license to practice medicine in good standing in at least one state in the United States.
    • Complete and receive credit for continuing medical education as required by state licensure requirements
  • Must be Board Certified in Occupational Medicine, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Primary Care or Emergency Medicine or Board Eligible in aforementioned practice areas. If Board Eligible, must take certification exam within twelve months of date of hire.
    • Maintain board eligibility and/or obtain and maintain board certification in the designated specialty throughout the term of this Agreement
    • Board Certification under ABMS or AOA required
  • Specialized field
    • e.g. Specialty focus in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care and Internal Meds/Peds or Occ med
  • Must have current state and federal DEA certification
    • State and federal laws
      • Obtain and maintain all appropriate approvals to prescribe and dispense drugs under applicable state and federal laws
    • DEA
      • Active, unrestricted DEA Certification in the state(s) licensed
      • Drug Enforcement Agency Certificate (DEA) with expiration date


  • At least 5-7 years of post-residency clinical experience
    • 5+-years post residency and board eligible
  • Experience in a primary care, urgent care or emergency room setting. Occupational healthcare experience, a plus
  • Meet Premise Health credentialing requirements.
  • Prior telehealth health experience preferred.

Other: Residence

  • Option to live and work anywhere virtually
    • Must have quiet uninterrupted space with door; additionally, must comply with Premise Health technology standards for remote workers.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet and Word Processing software
  • Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records preferred.
  • Knowledge of workplace health and safety concepts and OSHA recordkeeping a plus.
  • Strong communication and technical skills
  • Strong virtual health member satisfaction, quality, communication skills, including both verbal and written, listening skills, analytical and the ability to demonstrate empathy.
  • Innovative behavior
  • Motivated by an ability to make an impact
  • Ability to work with people at various levels of patients and colleagues from associates to senior leaders.
  • Bilingual is a plus (particularly Spanish)
To support Premise Health’s commitment to the safety, health and wellbeing of our team members, clients and patients, we are requiring all new team members to be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine*, except where a reasonable medical or religious accommodation can be granted. Should you be offered and accept a position with Premise Health, you will be required to provide your proof of vaccination in the form of your CDC vaccination card as part of the pre-employment onboarding process.
*As permitted by applicable law.