Virtual Primary Care/Physician (FT)

  • Grand Rounds
  • Remote
  • Sep 07, 2021
Physician Emergency Medicine Family Medicine Internal Medicine

Job Description

We’re committed to providing positive outcomes to patients across the country, no matter their situation. We want everyone to have ‘insider access’ to great healthcare. At Doctor on Demand and Grand Rounds Health, the virtual PCP furthers this mission by ensuring that our patients receive outstanding care and understand the ‘what’, ‘how’,  and ‘why’ of the medical recommendations that they receive.
 
We are looking for physicians to join our team who can provide virtual medical services and professional guidance and support to patients over video and phone. Physicians who thrive in this role enjoy practicing in a collaborative and fast-paced environment while providing holistic and comprehensive primary care. Strong candidates will be able to communicate in patient-friendly language both verbally and in writing and enjoy supporting and collaborating with a multidisciplinary team.
 
Most importantly, you will become part of the health care solution and embody a passion for saving lives through better health care quality and raising the standard of healthcare for everyone, everywhere.
 

Responsibilities:

    • Provide virtual telehealth services. You will speak with patients over the phone and video to assess their needs, gather important clinical history, diagnose, and provide appropriate clinical guidance or treatment
    • Serve as consulting clinician with the Connected Care Program to develop care plans and drive successful outcomes.
    • Manage a panel of primary care patients and provide comprehensive care (including acute care, chronic disease management, and preventive care) to improve health outcomes and quality.
    • Act as supervising physician to nurse practitioners and physician assistants
    • Partner with our Credentialing Team to become licensed in additional states if needed
    • Must maintain average patient satisfaction ratings within practice expectations-- to meet this requirement physicians are expected to deliver patient care with exemplary bedside manner and a focus on high quality, evidence-based medicine.
    • This job operates in a professional, private and secure, home office.
    • Must be able to use manual dexterity while using office equipment such as computers, laptops, keyboard, and mouse. 
    • Ability to perform multiple tasks and work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to perform multiple tasks and work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Must be able to work assigned shifts including evening and weekend requirements per contract.
    • Ability to perform job functions independently.
    • Ability to arrive on time to shifts, complete shifts as scheduled and maintain excellent attendance.
    • Keep up-to-date with medical developments, treatment and medications.
    • Model our culture and values through humility and curiosity

Qualifications:

    • Completion of a 3 year residency or equivalent program
    • Active medical license and ABMS or AOA Board Certification in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or Emergency Medicine required
    • Not under current exclusion or sanction by any state or federal health care program, including Medicare or Medicaid, and is not identified as an “excluded person” by the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services or the General Service Administration (GSA), or reprimanded or sanctioned by Medicare
    • Must maintain Medicare active status.
    • Completion of U.S. Medical Licensing Examination
    • Be comfortable discussing medical conditions from a wide variety of specialties (not just what you trained in)
    • Prior experience as a primary care physician and managing a panel of patients
    • Be empathetic. You’ll work with patients and their families who are going through challenging times. You need to keep perspective, be empathetic, and be reassuring that you will help them.
    • Be efficient. We are a fast growing company and we are busy! You will have lots of work to do and will be expected to meet volume targets without sacrificing quality.
    • Handle a fast-paced environment with competing priorities. You need good judgement to appropriately juggle your responsibilities.
    • Strictly follow security and HIPAA regulations to protect our patients’ medical information
    • Excel at communicating with patients and other clinicians, and enjoy doing so
    • Experience with telemedicine and a high level of comfort with technology preferred

Shift Obligations:

    • 40 hours per week 8 hour shifts Monday through Friday and two eight hour shifts Sat & Sun every fourth weekend.  When you work on the weekend you have two days off during the week to offset.
    • The shifts will vary between the hours of 7a and 11p, including some morning shifts, some mid morning/day and also evening shifts of 3p to 11p.
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About Grand Rounds Health, Doctor On Demand and Included Health:
Grand Rounds Health, Doctor On Demand and Included Health merged in 2021 to form the first of its kind integrated virtual care company to raise the standard of healthcare. Our personalized, longitudinal care services include primary care, specialty care, integrated behavioral health, everyday and urgent care, chronic condition management and prevention and 24/7 triage. We get members to the right care, at the right time through ongoing clinical navigation, expert medical opinions and care coordination.
 
Partnering with leading employers and health plans, we deliver unparalleled, end-to-end care. Our combined nationwide practice of dedicated clinicians and innovative data science and technology platforms provide better care experiences, better member satisfaction, and better outcomes and cost savings for our nearly 100 million covered lives across commercial, Medicare and Medicaid. 
 
Headquartered in San Francisco, the combined company has been recognized as a 2020 UCSF Digital Health Award winner for Employer Wellness and 2021 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and Biopharma™ by Great Place to Work and Fortune. Learn more at www.grandrounds.com and www.doctorondemand.com.
 
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Grand Rounds Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other basis forbidden under federal, state, or local law. Grand Rounds Health considers all qualified applicants in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.