Remote Functional Medicine Physician

  • SteadyMD
  • Remote
  • Oct 09, 2021
Physician Emergency Medicine Family Medicine Internal Medicine

Job Description

Remote Telemedicine Opportunity

We are looking for a culturally responsive, well-respected Functional Medicine Doctor with a desire to build their practice who delivers medical care using exclusively telemedicine modalities, including video, phone, connected devices, and asynchronous messages.

Physicians work independently and are responsible for diagnostic and therapeutic decision-making within industry and locally established standards of care, clinical practice guidelines, and organization policies and procedures. The content of medical decision-making focuses on common conditions that would present within an episodic, acute, or primary care medical practice, as well as complex medical conditions typically addressed by functional medicine practitioners. We are looking for a physician who wants to build their practice and work closely with our platform partners to conduct virtual visits to patients throughout the country.

This is a position requiring the physician to work 10-25+ hours a week.

We are currently recruiting in all 50 states with a strong preference for multiple state licensure.

About SteadyMD

SteadyMD is a nationwide technology company and healthcare provider that delivers high-quality telehealth experiences for digital health companies, employers, consumers, and clinicians nationwide. For digital health companies, SteadyMD provides an on-demand clinician workforce, legal and regulatory guidance, and customized technology to support primary care, behavioral health, digital pharmacy, medical device, at-home lab, and other telehealth operations. For consumers and employers, SteadyMD offers access to online primary care, functional medicine, and pediatric care. For the thousands of clinicians behind its platform, SteadyMD provides an opportunity to build an online practice in key areas ranging from urgent care to concierge care. At SteadyMD, we value what diverse teams can accomplish together and honor each of our unique lived experiences. We look for a diverse pool of applicants including those from historically marginalized groups. We are committed to ensuring that our employees thrive, not just survive, in an environment that recognizes the real lived experiences they bring to the workplace each day.

 

Responsibilities

  • Obtains histories, conducts virtual exams, documents findings, evaluates and diagnoses medical and behavioral health conditions, recommends treatment plans, constructs care plans, enlists support of other members of the team, and promotes peace of mind by investing in patient confidence
  • Delivers patient care in high priority content areas, such as behavioral health, sexual health, or care targeting a range of common chronic conditions
  • Demonstrates flexibility by adapting as needed to changing processes and practice in an evolving, ambiguous environment
  • Works with a diverse population. We are an organization that values inclusivity and evidence based care for all populations and all ages
  • Communicates effectively with other providers, including using comprehensive charting and messaging
  • Delivers patient care that balances the best that medical science has to offer; patient preferences and values; and invests in the future confidence and skills of patients

Requirements

  • Doctor of Medicine Degree (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine Degree (DO)
  • Functional medicine certification by the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFMCP), Kesser Institute (ADAPT), or similar
  • Licensed as a physician in good standing in at least one state. Multiple state licensure strongly preferred
  • Board-certified in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine or Preventive Medicine
  • 2+ years of post-residency experience in primary care, family practice, or urgent care
  • Outstanding clinical expertise, evidenced-based practice
  • Proficiency using functional medicine lab testing
  • Culturally responsive and competent, providing patient education at every visit
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Above average comfort with technology and assisting patients with troubleshooting technical difficulties that may occur in the home environment
  • Timely and professional
  • Telemedicine or virtual care experience

Benefits

  • Multiple telemedicine opportunities to earn extra income
  • Continuity of care - spend time with your patients and improve their experience
  • Remote work with flexible hours - work on your own schedule
  • Autonomy - select the telemedicine opportunities you want to participate in
  • Focus on patient care and leave the administrative work to us
  • License assistance to expand your practice to additional U.S. states
  • Continuing medical education and peer support
  • Malpractice insurance provided
  • Startup environment focused on real healthcare innovation and disrupting the status quo