Hospitalist

Employer
Optum - CA
Location
Downey, California
Posted
Aug 31, 2021
Closes
Aug 31, 2022
Ref
2111109
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
Life Changing Work Want to make a real difference in the lives you touch? LOOK NO FURTHER. Optum is a physician-led, close-knit team that has been long-respected in Southern California. We are passionate about patients. We are leading the state of California toward better healthcare practices. And we are looking for amazing Clinicians like you. We have new opportunity for Full-Time Hospitalist to join our Acute Care team with AppleCare Medical Group. Position Details:
  • Schedule: Block schedule: 7 days on / 7 days off, Day shifts: 7 AM 7 PM and evening shifts (1:6) for cross coverage.
  • Coverage: Three hospital facilities in designated region (PIH Health Downey Hospital, St. Francis Medical Center and Lakewood Regional Medical Center)
  • Patient Census: 12-15 patients
  • Admitting patients, rounding on patients, assessments, no procedures performed
  • Co-manage with onsite Intensivist and Specialists
  • Partner with Hospitalists and interdisciplinary team
  • Participate in Hospitalist team meetings
Requirements:
  • Unrestricted California State Medical License
  • Current California DEA certificate required prior to start date
  • ACGME Residency trained and BE/BC Internal Medicine
  • Minimum 1-2 years inpatient experience preferred
  • Available to work both day and evening shifts
  • Excellent communication skills and time management
  • EMR Proficient
About Us: AppleCare Medical Group; part of Optum. For over the last seventeen years, the multispecialty medical group of independent practices has expanded into new communities, contracted with more hospitals and health plans, and added over fifty new doctors - but the mission has remained the same. Today, AppleCare Medical is comprised of hundreds of boards certified private - practice, independent physicians. Collectively, our physicians have been serving the Southeast area of Los Angeles and Northern Orange County for decades, providing their medical expertise and passion to improving the health of our communities. We re changing health care for the better by improving access to affordable, high quality care, and working together to improve the patient experience. That takes passion, commitment, intense focus, and the ability to contribute effectively in a highly collaborative team environment. All this together is your time to do your life s best work. SM Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum and its affiliated medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Optum and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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