Outpatient Primary Care Physician - WellMed- Clearwater, FL

Clearwater, 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 WellMed 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
    • 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

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Bilingual (English/Spanish) proficiency
    • Possess a working understanding and support of a managed care environment
    • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and maintain relationships with various health plans

    Posted July 7, 2022