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Primary Care Lead Physician, Integrated Care Delivery

Company: SCAN Health Plan
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Job Description:

Primary Care Lead Physician, Integrated Care Delivery Opportunity.Create.Publishing.ThirdPartyJobBoards.MoreInfoModal.Title OpportunityDetail.CompanyInformation.Locations Long Beach, CA 90806, USA
About SCAN As one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, serving more than 200,000 members in California, SCAN Health Plan has been a mission-driven organization dedicated to keeping seniors healthy and independent for over 40 years. SCAN employees are passionate about what they do, and understand that success is based on achieving the mission. Employees are afforded with the training and tools necessary to do their jobs and are rewarded for their efforts and recognized as experts in their fields. To learn more, visit -scanhealthplan.com or follow us on social media:LinkedIn ; -Facebook ; -andTwitter . The Job The Primary Care Lead physician will provide clinical leadership and oversight of team members on the SCAN Mobile Care Team and provide direct primary care to empaneled SCAN members. You Will Provide care in collaboration with a care team to an assigned panel of members in their place of residence. Collaborate with Integrated Care Nurse Practitioners and other team members to manage complex patients by regularly seeing members in tandem and being available for urgent telephonic or virtual engagement. Serve as a liaison with other primary care physicians, hospitalists, ED physicians and specialists to coordinate care for post-acute care patients. Prescribe medication in accordance with California statute and professional practice guidelines. Provide clinical leadership through direct field observations of team members, participating in interdisciplinary meetings, and collaborating with leadership to design and implement new workflows intended to enhance care delivery to members.

  • Provide education to Integrated Care clinical team members related to geriatrics, complex care, and palliative care.
  • Provide guidance to clinical team to prioritize member needs and assist with overall population health management of members cared for by the SCAN Mobile Care Team.
  • Be available and provide support to Integrated Care team members in the field regarding urgent care needs for members such as change in medical condition or goals of care discussion. Provide clinical services and oversight at select skilled nursing facilities. Support primary NP to manage members in acute rehab setting. Participate in community stakeholder meetings and address any issues related to care provided to members as needed. Participate with Integrated Care Sales team in events to build member awareness and educate communities. Participate in on-call program to support team members telephonically after hours and weekends. Participate in peer review, quality assurance, provider meetings, and other clinical meetings. Work closely with the SCAN Mobile Care Team management as it pertains to clinic operations and responsibilities. Other projects and duties, as assigned. Your Qualifications
    • Doctoral Degree, preferrably with -Geriatrics/Palliative care experience
    • 2+ years of related experience as a physician, preferably with home-based visits, geriatrics, chronic disease management, and hospice and/or palliative care.
    • Experience with virtual care/telehealth preferred.
    • Knowledge of the treatment of complex chronic diseases, such as dementia, diabetes, heart failure, and COPD.
    • Ability to identify team needs and coordinate with other resources/programs appropriately.
    • Knowledge of HCC and ICD-10 coding and documentation.
    • Knowledge of wound care and management.
    • Knowledge of CMS guidelines and Medicare Advantage Managed Care.
    • Comfortable with initiating goals of care and end of life discussions.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and change agent mindset needed to build relationships with healthcare team and patients.
    • Cultural competence and sensitivity required, multilingual skills preferred.
    • Knowledge of and ability to maintain HIPAA requirements.
    • Adaptable and open to change and problem-solving.
    • Knowledge of and/or ability to learn basic technological skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, EMR) and open to new technology.
    • Travel 40+% of the time in the assigned area- Must have a valid driver's license, automobile insurance and reliable transportation. To ensure a healthy and safe work environment, if you are selected for this position, your job offer with SCAN Health will be contingent upon being fully vaccinated and providing proof of your COVID-19 vaccine within 3 days after your start date. Generally, you are considered fully vaccinated 14 days after receiving the last dose, as recommended by the manufacturer, of a vaccine that has been authorized by the FDA for use in the United States, including vaccinations that have been approved pursuant to an Emergency Use Authorization. If fully vaccinated outside of the United States, the vaccination must be listed for emergency use by the World Health Organization (WHO). If you cannot receive the vaccine because of a disability/medical reason or sincerely-held religious belief, you may request an accommodation to this requirement by contacting COVID-19 Vaccination Policy . Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccination here - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html What's in it for you?
      • A competitive compensation and benefits program -
      • An annual employee bonus program
      • Robust Wellness Program
      • Generous paid-time-off (PTO)
      • Ten paid holidays per year, plus 1 additional floating holiday
      • Excellent 403(b) Retirement Saving Plan with employer match
      • Robust employee recognition program
      • An opportunity to become part of a team that makes a difference to our members and our community every day! We're always looking for talented people to join our team! Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply now! At SCAN we believe that it is our business to improve the state of our world. Each of us has a responsibility to drive Equality in our communities and workplaces. We are committed to creating a workforce that reflects our community through inclusive programs and initiatives such as equal pay, employee resource groups, inclusive benefits, and more. SCAN is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace. Individuals seeking employment will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A background check is required. #LI-JA1 Opportunity.OpportunityDetail.Qualifications Opportunity.OpportunityDetail.WorkExperienceRequiredYears Physician Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: SCAN Health Plan, Long Beach , Primary Care Lead Physician, Integrated Care Delivery, Healthcare , Long Beach, California

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