Visiting Physicians Association (VPA), a national leader in delivering home based primary care, seeks physicians in Ann Arbor, MI.
COMPETITIVE WAGE AND COMPENSATION PACKAGE
Compensation model is a salary plus bonus structure
Comprehensive benefit package including 401k match
A+ rated Malpractice with Tail Coverage
Generous Vacation and CME allowance
Monday through Friday; no nights or weekends
Average daily census of 10
Teamed with MA and Patient Care Coordinator
Call schedule conducive to work/life balance
VPA serves the elderly and other adult patients who are suffering from illness or chronic conditions in the safety, privacy and comfort of their home. Our physicians collaborate with home health and hospice agencies to establish in-home treatment plans and certify the need for services.
VPA is the leader in providing state-of the-art, home-based primary care for the elderly and homebound.
We have 40 offices in twelve states and treat 40,000 patients per month.
We offer the full complement of home based healthcare services; laboratory, portable diagnostic testing, and dedicated support staff in the office.
We have fully implemented compliance, quality management and infection control programs.
Deliver primary health care and patient care management in a residential setting and facilities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Take history, examine, determine diagnoses, and treat scheduled patients.
Document patient's visit, per NCQA standards.
Perform phlebotomy (venipuncture only), as necessary. Perform injections and/or immunizations. May perform ECG, Holter and/or Pulse Oximetry occasionally.
Provide patient education.
Perform minor surgeries; I&D, removal of foreign body, suture removal, minor lacerations, minor aspirations.
Work with Patient Care Coordinator to assure orders and referrals are properly/timely placed.
Communicate with patients, caregivers, agency nurses, other providers and vendors as necessary to assure proper diagnosis and treatment.
Perform all clinical duties while observing OSHA Universal Precautions.
Maintain patient confidentiality.
Attend required meetings and in-services and participate in committees, as requested.
Participate in professional development activities and maintain professional licenses and affiliations.
Perform related work as required
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Experience with Geriatric or complex patients preferred
Active/unrestricted medical license and DEA