Beth Israel Lahey Health Burlington , MA 01803

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Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

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BI Lahey General Internal Medicine - Burlington Primary Care

BI Lahey Health is expanding its primary care services in Burlington. We are looking for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine Physician or Family Medicine to join this growing practice. Lahey Health Primary Care is an industry leader in providing the kind of practice opportunities that benefit both patients and providers. We have a recognized population health program and correspondingly excellent quality metrics, one of the top ACOs in the country, a scribe program, embedded behavioral health staff and have embarked on a practice transformation path that has enhanced colleague satisfaction and engagement system wide. Our staff is trained to operate at the top of their licenses.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Join an existing practice with established patient panels

  • Flexible schedule hours Monday through Friday

  • Full Time: 34 clinical hours 6 administrative

  • Epic EMR

  • Experienced support staff

  • Limited Call requirement

  • Access to Lahey specialists

Our staff of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, clinical pharmacists and support professionals are committed to providing you with outstanding primary care services. Providers in General Internal Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center are experts in adult medicine. Our primary care providers work together in teams to deliver comprehensive and compassionate care. As a patient of our primary care services, you also benefit by having convenient access to hundreds of world-renowned specialists who, like our primary care providers, work in teams to ensure that your unique health care needs are met.

Our primary care physicians and advanced care team are among the most talented and respected clinicians in the region. Our doctors are dedicated teachers of medical students and physicians in training, many of whom have been honored by Tufts School of Medicine for excellence in teaching awards.

Our practice is truly special; we commit all of our professional energy to providing the best primary care to our patients. With that commitment comes the pledge to continually evaluate and improve our team approach to your health care.

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