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Premise Health Medical Director Outpatient Primary care in Elko, Nevada

Premise Health , the nation's leading provider of employer based direct care is looking for a Medical Director to provide clinical leadership and patient care at their outpatient primary care health center in Elko, NV

We are currently offering a $30,000 sign on/Relocation bonus for this role

Who we are: Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. We believe healthcare should be about helping people get, stay and be well. That's our mission and it's the foundation of everything we do. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 600 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 275 of the nation's leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000.

Physical Location: Elko, Nevada. Elkoissituated in the heart of Northeastern Nevada-offering many attractions, andreasonable cost of living, and renowned school system.Elko is a quick drive from the beautiful Ruby Mountains, Salt Lake City or Reno.The community has all the charm and quality of life of a small town,matched with all the drama of the unspoiled AmericanWest.

Scope of care: Family Medicine. Ages 2 and older

Benefits: $ 30 ,000 sign on bonus ,Matching 401k, 34 paid days off, CME allowance, paid malpractice with tail, and more.

What makes this opportunity unique:

  • Practice evidence based medicine where you are not paid for production

  • Bottom line is measured by the quality of patient care

  • A work life balance that is not just promised

  • A collaborative approach with a focus on each individual patient

  • Practice in a supportive, collaborative environment

  • Less paperwork and administration time

  • Ability to tap into a national clinical information infrastructure

Summary:

The Medical Director reports directly to the Director, Client Operations, administratively, and to the Regional Medical Director, clinically. The Medical Director is responsible for the medical leadership, clinical oversight and patient care for the Medical Center.

Essential Functions:

  • Assumes overall responsibility for patients receiving care in the Medical Center

  • Works in tandem with the Medical Center Manager/Supervisor to ensure a collaborative, team-oriented environment

  • Provides episodic, preventive, and/or primary healthcare to patients, depending on the needs of the Client;

  • Conducts histories, physical exams and prescribes medical treatment;

  • Develops treatment plans in collaboration with patients, as well as educates and advises patients on medical issues, as needed

  • Provides referrals, both internally and externally, to appropriate medical resource or specialty

  • Evaluates the effectiveness of medical care and monitors progress of patients

  • Participates in the development of annual Medical Center goals and objectives

  • Maintains Electronic Medical Record software

  • Evaluates the effectiveness of medical care

  • Schedules follow up visits and/or phone calls

  • Identifies emergency situations, and provides care within the legal scope of practice

  • Leads and motivates medical providers in the Medical Center environment by utilizing effective medical and people/performance management processes

Requirements:

  • Minimum educational requirement: MD or DO degree, Board Certified in Family Practice,Internal Medicine and/or Occupational Health by the AOA or ABMS

  • 3 – 5 years’ minimum in Family practice, emergency room, ambulatory care, or Occupational Health settings,Primary Care or Emergency Medicine or Board Eligible in aforementioned practice areas

  • Must have current state and federal DEA certification

  • Current Certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for healthcare providers,Advanced Cardiac Life Support may also be required based on contract scopeof services

  • Minimum 3 years management/leadership experience within the healthcare industry

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