Outpatient Primary Care Physician - WellMed Medical Group - Houston, TX

Houston, TX


Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • Position Highlights:

    • Lead a multi-disciplinary team of heath care providers
    • Our model is designed to provide the most efficient, comprehensive, and proven care techniques to treat the whole patient – physically, mentally, and socially – at each visit
    • “Quality vs. Quantity Model” – Typically see 14 to 16 patients per day
    • Patient panel is predominately geriatrics with Medicare Advantage coverage
    • Bonus incentives are based on quality metrics

    What makes an OptumCare organization different?

    • WellMed is a Medicare Advantage Plan that operates as a health system focused on Quality/Value Based Outcomes
    • Our care model limits daily volume to allow our providers the time needed to provide quality care to their patients
    • We offer clinical and leadership growth and stability second to none
    • Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
    • We are influencing change on a national scale while maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizations

    Compensation/Benefits Highlights:

    • Base Salary plus Annual Quality Incentive with a target of $50,000
    • OptumCare Physician Partnership Plan
    • 401k with match, Executive Savings Plan, and UHG Employee Stock Purchase Program
    • Comprehensive Benefits from Optum Partner Services

    About WellMed:
    At WellMed our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. WellMed has more than 22,000+ primary care physicians, hospitalists, specialists, and advanced practice clinicians who excel in caring for 900,000+ older adults across Texas and Florida.

    Required Qualifications:

    • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.), or M.B.B.S
    • Board certification or eligibility in Family or Internal Medicine
    • Active, unrestricted medical license in Texas
    • Valid DEA license

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Bilingual (English/Spanish) fluency
    • A working understanding and support of a managed care environment

    Posted July 7, 2022