Physician - House Calls Medicine in Hartford

Hartford, CT

full-time
Outpatient

As a Physician, your duties will be to:

  • Function as day-to-day clinical leader, providing decision support to nurse practitioners and directing the multidisciplinary team
  • Perform 4-7 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
  • Coordinate and offer medical direction to community-based organizations touching the lives of our patients, including housing and caregiver agencies, health plan contracted social work services, home health, adult day health centers, and behavioral health

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified / preferably Geriatrics, 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 and Licensed in CT
  • Experience managing complex, polychronic patients and comfort with high acuity
  • Dedication to transforming care for the sickest and frailest in a marginalized population
  • Eagerness to work with a diverse and multidisciplinary team
  • 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)
  • Access to reliable transportation to conduct patient visits required; if you are driving a vehicle, you must comply with all the terms of the Landmark Motor Vehicle Safety policy


Posted July 15, 2021