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Medical Director - Attending Physician
  • Provides direct patient care and direct supervision of non-physician practitioners in specifically-assigned centers and within the patient care on-call rotation of the primary care organization.
  • Provides services as Medical Director to specifically-assigned centers in accordance with the provisions of the Medical Director contract between the center and the primary care organization.
  • Medically manage a defined caseload of geriatric patients in skilled nursing centers, assisted living or personal care centers, home health, hospice, or community settings.
  • Make periodic, pertinent patient visits to the center or other site of care.
  • Provide appropriate, timely medical orders, pertinent documentation, and assessments.
  • Communicate with patients and/or responsible parties appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • Knowledge and compliance with rules and regulations governing medical care and payment for medical services.
  • Knowledge and compliance with the procedural guidelines for the organization and its client centers.
  • Committed to service to the patient, the community, and the mission and vision of GA MedGroup and CHSGa.
  • Manage medical staff relationships with nursing, patients, and families.
  • Develop a close and collegial relationship with all physicians and non-physician practitioners.
  • Participate in physician led, evidence based, high quality, patient centered care initiatives, quality measures, and/or clinical practice guidelines.
  • Maintain effective inter-departmental and inter-organizational communication to provide positive working relationships.
Position: Medical Director - Attending Physician
Organization: GA MedGroup
Location: Albany,  GA 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 10/4/2020
Date Posted: 10/4/2020
Requirements Position requires licensure as a Board-certified Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) and certification as a Certified Medical Director (AMDCP) or active application status.
Status: This listing expires on: 4/2/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
GA MedGroup
Address:


Albany,  GA 31701
United States
Email:
SMJohnson@chs-ga.org
Phone:
(706) 817-1697
Fax:
Contact:
Stephanie Johnson