Join a Growing Team in northern New Jersey as a Pulmonologist

Maplewood, NJ

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

As a part of the OptumCare network, Riverside Medical Group i__s seeking a Pulmonology Physician to join our growing team in northern New Jersey.  At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing physician-led care locally. Start doing your life's best work with the largest care delivery organization in the world.

Position Highlights

  • Consulting with patients, both out-patient and in-patient, to understand their symptoms and health concerns.
  • Performing and/or overseeing pulmonary procedures.
  • Diagnosing and treating conditions, such as asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.
  • Using and interpreting pulmonological exams and tests to aid in the diagnosis of cardiopulmonary diseases and conditions, including CT scans, chest fluoroscopies, ultrasounds, and bronchoscopies.
  • Providing immunizations against preventable cardiopulmonary diseases.
  • Maintaining detailed notes of appointments with patients, including comments, tests and/or treatments prescribed, and test results.
  • Referring patients to other specialists when necessary, especially Sleep Medicine for possible sleep apnea patients. 
  • Advising cardiothoracic surgeons of the risk status of patients and recommending interventions to minimize risk, especially in tuberculosis cases.
  • Providing support and advice to patients receiving long-term care.
  • Working with clinical staff and administration teams to grow and expand the practice. 

What makes an OptumCare organization different?

  • Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
  • We recognize that if you want to provide good care and do it well, you can’t do it alone – this is the foundation of the team-based care model

Compensation & Benefits Highlights

  • Compensation based on quality, not quantity
  • Multiple medical, dental and vision options to choose from
  • Paid STD, LTD, Life and AD&D insurance
  • CME Allowance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Robust retirement including employer funded contributions and employee stock purchase plan
  • Company paid malpractice insurance


Posted September 30, 2020

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