Physician House Calls - Pod Leader-Covington/Slidell

Covington, LA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Low Patient Volume
  • Easy Call Schedule
  • Licensing Support
  • Responsibilities/Qualifications

     This Leadership role will support our Covington and Slidell areas

     

    Landmark Health is a high growth, entrepreneurial, home-based provider team that is transforming healthcare by serving the extensive needs of the most chronically ill in our communities. Physicians lead a multidisciplinary team and serve on the frontlines delivering preventive and urgent medical care in the homes of complex, frail, and vulnerable patients.

    Through the integration of technology, a highly innovative care delivery model, and multidisciplinary clinical teams, Landmark delivers health management capabilities at scale for the frailest and most clinically complex segments of the population.

    • Function as day-to-day clinical leader, providing decision support to nurse practitioners and directing the multidisciplinary team
    • Perform 4-6 preventive visits daily to optimize chronic conditions, assess home environment, educate patients and caregivers, and develop proactive care plans
    • Perform urgent care visits in the home to avoid unnecessary ED transfers and hospital admissions
    • Leverage the support of nurse care manager, behavioral health, social work, pharmacy, and dietician to meet patients’ medical, biopsychosocial, and financial needs.
    • In situations where there is an existing PCP for the patient, help to co-manage the patient with the PCP and serve as an extension of clinical care into the home
    • Coordinate with other physicians across the continuum of care, including PCP, hospitalist, and SNF providers to smooth transitions and prevent readmissions.
    • Board Certified / Board Eligible Physician, preferably Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, or Emergency Medicine
    • Doctor of Medicine M.D. or Doctor of Ostepathy D.O. from an accredited educational institution
    • DEA registration
    • Must be board certified at the time of hire or able to obtain board certification during the eligible timeframe (5 years following completion of residency or other training)


    Posted May 5, 2021