Located in central Denver's historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full-service Magnet designated, 368-bed acute-care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the region's most complex medical cases and surgery patients.
Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S.
News & World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an "A" rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: http://www.porterhospital.org/
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 124178
Clinic/Department: 1285 CJR - CORP CENTER
Hospital: PORTER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Provide services at or above the customary practice standards in the Community, and within the qualifications and experience of Physician and adhere to the standards and principles of medical ethics of the American Medical Association, and all recognized associations or accrediting boards concerned with Physician's area of medical specialty.
Minimum Education Requirements
Medical Degree (MD or DO) from an accredited medical school is required.
Must have successfully completed a residency or fellowship commensurate with area of specialty.
Minimum Experience Requirements
Commensurate with position
Obtain and maintain an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Colorado;
Obtain and maintain an unrestricted Drug Enforcement Agency ("DEA") registration;
Be board certified or eligible in the appropriate specialty, by a board acceptable to Hospital;
Obtain Medical Staff Privileges within the Centura Health system, at sponsoring institution
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Provides highest quality patient care. Provides ambulatory care in the Clinic as designated.
Services provided by the physician include seeing patients, preparing medical records, professional and administrative duties. Updates and maintains medical records for all examinations, services and other services in accordance with policy. Physician participates and complies with the requirements of managed care programs, Medicare, Medicaid or other federal and state reimbursement plans.
Physician participates and complies with the requirements of sponsoring entities ethical and religious directives (ERD), Medicare, Medicaid or other federal and state reimbursement plans.
Physician will participate and lead in various activities and initiatives that will promote clinical and quality improvement for services provided. Comply at all times with Hospital's policies and procedures; financial reviews, utilization review/quality management, compliance and integrity program; compliance and citizenship policies and the Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules, and Regulations. Comply and cooperate with reasonable programs and requirements for physician peer review, quality improvement and utilization review which Hospital may require or to which Hospital and/or Centura becomes subject to.
Participate in medical staff committees as assigned. Physician will participate in and advise the Hospital in various operational matters including personnel hiring and evaluation, business office oversight, vendor selection, equipment evaluation and other similar activities. Provide On Call Coverage if assigned per contract.*
Sustains compensation model and policy as defined by CHPG policy (may include wRVU targets).
Keeps abreast of the latest developments in field, both academically and through applied skill. Development of personal and professional knowledge and competence through continuing medical education including maintaining applicable board certification. Physician shall, upon mutual agreement with Hospital, undertake from time to time selected related activities on behalf of Hospital, such as research, teaching, medical administrative duties, supervision of allied health care professionals, education of members of the Hospital's Medical Staff and such other professional activities as deemed appropriate.
Physician will participate actively in providing medical services of a community benefit nature, including providing charity care.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas.
The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.