Outpatient Primary Care Physician - Optum - East Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL


Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • Do you have compassion and a passion to help others?

    Primary Responsibilities:

    • The PCP is expected to be able to provide care consistent with their licensure and/or certification
    • Provides diagnosis, treatment, therapy and management of patients according to current standards of care
    • Utilizes managed care processes for cost-effective and efficient use of lab, radiology and extended service providers, including specialists, hospitals, skilled nursing providers, and other ancillary services
    • Completes timely and comprehensive medical documentation in EMR systems according to company standards
    • Participates with peers, employed specialists, such as dermatology, podiatry, and wound care for the comprehensive care of the Optum patient
    • Conducts or directs education effective communications to patients, families, and other health care providers
    • Conducts educational activities for organization’s physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and their ancillary staff for the purposes of education and patient care
    • Participates in business and patient care meetings
    • Performs all other related duties as assigned

    Required Qualifications:

    • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.)
    • Board certification or eligibility in Family Practice or Internal Medicine
    • Current, unrestricted Florida Medical License
    • Valid DEA
    • 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
    • This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor's diagnosis of disease
    • Bilingual (English/Spanish) proficiency

    Posted July 7, 2022