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Primary Care Physician

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CenterWell/Conviva
Houston, Texas, United States
30+ days ago

Description

Houston and Corpus Christi Staff Physician - CenterWell

Humana’s Primary Care Organization is one of the largest and fastest growing value-based care, senior-focused primary care providers in the country, operating over 175 centers across eight states under two brands: CenterWell & Conviva.  Operating as payor-agnostic, wholly owned subsidiary of Humana, our centers put the unique needs of seniors at the center of everything we do. Our clinics offer a team-based care model, where our physicians lead a multi-disciplinary care team supporting patient’s physical, emotional, and social wellness.

  • Job Description

The Primary Care Physician (PCP) works as a lead in our team-based care environment. We are a value based care provider focused on quality of care for the patients we serve. Our care team consists of Doctors, Advanced Practice Professionals, Pharm D, Care Coach Nurses, Medical Assistants, Behavioral Health Specialists, Quality Based Coders, Referral Coordinators and more. Our approach allows us to provide an unmatched experience for seniors. Our model is positioned to provide higher quality care and better outcomes for seniors by providing a concierge experience, multidisciplinary services, coordinated care supported by analytics and tools, and deep community relationships. This support allows our PCP to see fewer patients and spend more time with those they do.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluates and treats center patients in accordance with standards of care
  • Follows level of medical care and quality for patients and monitors care using available data and chart reviews
  • Assists in the coordination of patient services, including but not limited to specialty referrals, hospital and SNF coordination, durable medical equipment and home health care
  • Acts as an active participant and key source of medical expertise with the care team through daily huddles
  • Helps Regional Medical Director and Center Administrator in setting a tone of cooperation in practice by displaying a professional and approachable demeanor
  • Completes all medical record documentation in a timely manner working with a quality- based coder to optimize coding specificity
  • Follows policy and protocol defined by Clinical Leadership
  • Meets with RMD about quality of care, review of outcome data, policy, procedure and records issues
  • Participates in potential growth opportunities for new or existing services within the Center
  • Participates in the local primary care “on-call” program of CenterWell as needed
  • Assures personal compliance with licensing, certification, and accrediting bodies
  • Spend 100% of your time clinically focused on direct patient care, inclusive of patient facing time and general administrative time (charting, meetings, etc.) as it relates to direct patient care
  • Additional Job Description

Required Qualifications

  • Current unrestricted medical license in the state of Texas or willing to obtain a medical licenses in Texas prior to employment, and eligible and willing to obtain licenses in other states in the region of assignment, as required  
  • Graduate of accredited MD or DO degree; successful completion of an accredited ACGME/AOA family/internal/geriatric medicine residency program
  • This role is considered patient facing and is a part of CenterWell's Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.
  • We will require full COVID vaccination for this job as we are a healthcare company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates and the communities we serve. This job must be in the office and requires close personal interaction with patients. You will not be able to social distance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Board Certification or True Eligibility in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine with continued certification throughout employment. We recognize ABOM, AOA and ABPS certifications.
  • Experience managing Medicare Advantage patients with understanding of Best Practice in a coordinated care/value based relationship environment
  • Knowledge of Medicare guidelines and coverage
  • Knowledge of HEDIS quality indicators
  • Familiar with the Value Based Care Model

Additional Information

For this job, associates are required to be fully COVID vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID testing and wear a face covering while at work. The weekly testing will need to be done through an approved Humana vendor, and unvaccinated associates should follow all social distancing and masking protocols if they are required to come into a Humana facility or work outside of their home. We are a healthcare company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates, and the communities we serve.

If progressed to offer, you will be required to:

  • Provide proof of full vaccination or commit to testing protocols OR   
  • Provide proof of applicable exemption including any required supporting documentation

​​Medical, religious, state and remote-only work exemptions are available.



Job Information

  • Job ID: 61979468
  • Location:
    Houston, Texas, United States
    Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
  • Position Title: Primary Care Physician
  • Company Name For Job: CenterWell/Conviva
  • Job Function: Physician
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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