Primary Care Physician, Optum - Rancho Mirage, CA

Rancho Mirage, CA


Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • Optum, the largest employer of Providers in the US, is currently seeking a Primary Care Physician to join our practice in Rancho Mirage, CA. We have developed a reputation for providing quality, compassionate care to communities in the Inland Empire and surrounding area.

    The IM or FM Physician is responsible for the day-to-day clinical care of patients. The Physician manages the health of patients by providing preventive evaluations and wellness education, and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses/conditions.

    Primary Responsibilities:

    • Examines, diagnoses and treats patients for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses
    • Counsels and educates patients and families about acute and chronic conditions or concerns
    • Documents items such as: appropriate chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan
    • Formulates diagnostic and treatment plans
    • Prescribes and administers medications, therapies, and procedures
    • Orders lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up
    • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
    • Completes all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
    • Maintains quality of care standards as defined by the practice

    Required Qualifications:

    • Active and unrestricted California medical license
    • Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
    • Current and unrestricted DEA certificate
    • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 1+ years of Outpatient Clinic experience
    • Experience working in an Internal Medicine practice setting
    • Spanish fluency

    Posted July 1, 2022