Physician Assistant - WellMed Medical Group

Houston, TX

full-time
Outpatient

Position Highlights

  • Lead a multi-disciplinary team of health 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”
  • Patient panel is predominately geriatrics with Medicare Advantage coverage
  • Incentives heavily weighted towards quality metrics
  • Provider retention rate over 96%

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing OR Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Current Licensure through the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners OR Licensed Physician Assistant by the Texas State Medical Board
  • Valid DEA license
  • 18+ months of clinical experience as a a Physician Assistant
  • Comfortable managing a primarily Medicare-aged patient population
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) fluency
  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A working understanding and support of a managed care environment


Posted June 2, 2021