Telemedicine Physician (Primary Care) | Assistant Medical Director - NYC

Seasoned Recruitment - New York, NY

What You’ll Do

  • Perform all telehealth Clinician duties for patients ages 6 months and up, including the following:
    • Utilize evidence-based medical practice in the delivery of all patient care
    • Perform initial patient screenings and patient history
    • Review and update patient records and check records for accuracy at each patient appointment
    • Provide education to patient families, staff, other health professionals, and the community
    • Adapt behavior to the specific patient population, including but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be performed, requesting permissions and communication style
    • Analyze test data and determine the need for referrals to points of care, follow-up visits, and further treatment options
    • Work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed on a rotating basis
    • Maintain timely, complete, and accurate medical records for all patient care services delivered
  • Work closely with the Regional Medical Director to monitor strategies that enhance patient care, improve the medical practice and patient and provider satisfaction
  • Implement and manage continuous quality improvement programs based on evidence-supported practices and outcomes, so as to critically appraise and advance the quality of clinical performance for our patients
  • Responsible for oversight of clinical quality
  • Collaborate on medical escalations, chart review, and general clinical guidance with a team of Nurse Practitioners in your market
  • Take part in weekly clinical meetings with opportunities for near-peer group learning/ teaching
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising leadership on needed actions
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks
  • Develops team by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities

What You’ll Need

  • Medical Degree from an accredited medical school with an unrestricted medical license in New York
  • Must be able to maintain all required licenses and certifications, and must complete all required continuing education courses, obtain credits, attend training, etc. to do so
  • Active individual Medicaid and Medicare number
  • Board Certification in Family, IM/Peds, Emergency Medicine, or Urgent Care
  • Experience delivering virtual care - skilled at video assessment and using online technology to deliver care and communicate with patients
  • Leadership experience managing clinical teams and care programs
  • Relationship-building and influencing ability to foster effective working relations across teams
  • Experience using data and metrics-driven decisions to make practice improvements
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of contemporary leading practice in virtual health
  • Thorough knowledge of state telemedicine laws and regulations
  • Passion for patient care and population health management specifically within the Medicaid population
  • A quick learner, willing to work in a fast-paced environment where processes change regularly
  • Must be comfortable with ambiguity and able to work autonomously with limited management guidance
  • Acts to establish long-term relationships, and ensures these relationships are encouraged throughout the team
  • Able to work independently providing coaching and mentoring to others
  • Proficient with computers and the use of electronic health record systems
  • The role may require frequent working outside of core office hours, including weekends

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