Physician, Pulmonary - 20K Sign on Bonus for External Candidates

Las Vegas, NV

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

OptumCare Lung and Allergy Care is now part of the Optum division under the greater UnitedHealth Group umbrella. Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life’s best work.

OptumCare Lung and Allergy Care has an exciting practice opportunity for a board-certified or board-eligible Pulmonologist at one of our Las Vegas, Nevada clinics.  This is an employed practice position.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide care that is compassionate, appropriate, and effective for the treatment of pulmonary related health problems
  • Compliance with all coding and documentation requirements
  • Practice evidence based medicine
  • See patients primarily in outpatient setting with some inpatient responsibilities.  Inpatient responsibilities will include consultation and follow-up of clinic patients. Limited ICU exposure is anticipated
  • Outpatient practice involves managing patients with the usual respiratory diseases and sleep disorders. PFT’s will be performed in the outpatient clinic under the supervision of Pulmonologist
  • Providing night and weekend coverage will depend on the number of physicians in the Pulmonary Department
  • Developing protocols for the management of Pulmonary Diseases
  • Working alongside a board certified Allergist within the practice


Posted March 18, 2021