Internal Medicine Jobs in Massachusetts
Thursday · June 27, 2019
1 Job in The Bay State
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This internal medicine job was previously available. It is displayed here for reference.
The annual salary for this job depends on experience.
This permanent internal medicine job (Bridgeport) is from a hospital-owned practice.
- Support the joint effort of Healogics.
- Physician - Internal Medicine Job in Bridgeport, CT, CT.
- Communicate with new patient referring physicians via phone calls and written communication of treatment plan and progress.
- Participate in the initial and ongoing clinical education programs, including competency evaluations.
- Check email correspondence daily and respond.
- Work effectively with Healogics colleagues and partner hospitals.
- Adhere to appropriate billing and coding practices.
- In cooperation with Healogics.
- Understand the Clinical Practice Guidelines and adherence to standard of care.
- Pursue all reasonable efforts to encourage physicians and nursing personnel to adhere to Healogics Clinical Practice Guidelines as well as hospital policies pertinent to care in the center.
- The position is best suited to a physician executive with a strong desire to focus their practice in wound care with the ability to not only provide clinical care to patients, but to serve as a physician leader responsible for the clinical, operational and financial results of their Wound Care Center.
- And support local medical and community education and awareness.
- Must be licensed in the state for which you are applying.
- Facilitate adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Hospital/Medical staff patient care policies.
- Support implementation of the Healogics.
- Adapt to corporate and industry changes as necessary.
- Provide regular formal presentations to various audiences (i.
- VP of Quality if modifications to the QSP are needed to ensure compliance with local medical staff rules, regulations and bylaws.
- Ensure high levels of patient satisfaction.
- Supervise clinical services provided by all program staff and provide in-service education programs as necessary.
- Provide a high level of quality clinical care to patients.
- In cooperation with hospital administration and company policies, review and respond to any complaints and grievances and recommend or take corrective action where appropriate, in accordance with the bylaws, rules and regulations of the Hospital or Hospital's Medical Staff, as the case may warrant.
- Participate in meetings and conferences as required by the Regional Medical Director, Area Vice President and corporate officers.
- Act as spokesperson for wound care program services when local media opportunities arise.
- And encourage patient referrals from the local medical community.
- Ensure compliance with policies and procedures, local medical staff rules, regulations and bylaws.
- Act with integrity as related to the corporate code of ethics in all actions representing the company.
- Serve as liaison with affiliated medical institutions for services required such as hospitalization and emergency medical services.
- Actively schedule and participate in one-on-one discussions about the wound care program with primary care and surgical specialties.
- Complete all documentation and coding on the date of service, complying with all governmental and private payor regulations.
- Build appropriate relationships with interdisciplinary specialties to ensure appropriate and timely consultative patient care needs.
- This includes collaboration with Healogics.
- Ensure timely and accurate completion of medical records.
- Serve as an educational resource for the medical, nursing and administrative staff.
- And Hospital, enhance the marketability of the wound care program through community education.
- Participate in hospital administrative meetings as necessary, including the Annual Business Review.
- MD or DO.
- To enhance visibility of the WCC.
- Act as an advocate for the WCC.
- Anticipated Start Date: September 2018.
- Maintain a working knowledge of Healogics.
- Medical staff meetings, hospital department meetings, grand rounds presentations, local medical and community organizations, service clubs, etc.
- Ensure appropriate HBO chamber quality and safety, including appropriate documentation of approved indications, physician supervision requirements, and presence of appropriately trained safety director appointed for the Hyperbaric Unit.
- Participate and lead the program's medical surveillance review and performance improvement process.
- Support the program's requirement to remain compliant with pertinent accrediting and regulatory agencies.
- Promote his/her personal clinical development though self-directed and continuing medical education.
- Full Time (4 days/week).
- Engage in self-development through corporate training and coaching, and through participation with professional associations.
- Resources including medical, clinical and operational support teams and be able to access and direct these resources appropriately to the betterment of the Wound Care Center.
- Serve as a resource for consultation and referral for providers from other disciplines.
- Must be BC/BE.
- Provide continuing wound care education to the staff and community, including new advances in wound healing and new product reviews.
- Conduct and lead the program's weekly Leadership Meeting.
- Quality Safety Plan (QSP).
- And Hospital in drafting and implementing an annual business plan.
- This center has 2 Hbot dive chambers and 5 exam rooms.
This perm job from Partners was last open on Dec 12.