Here at Optum, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, we are seeking a dedicated, patient-centric Endocrinologist to join our growing team in Poughkeepsie, NY. At Optum, we are evolving health care nationally while providing physician-led care locally so that everyone can have an opportunity to live their healthiest life. It s everything health care should be. Together, for better health. Work with the world s largest care delivery organization, reach for more and start doing your life s best work. (sm)
CareMount Medical is a physician-led multispecialty group that was started in 1946 by a group of physicians who wanted high-quality medicine closer to home. Today we have over 45 office locations from Manhattan, NY to below the Albany, NY region along the Hudson River Valley line. Our 650 employed physicians and providers care for over 665,000 patients across the region. Position Highlights & Job Responsibilities:Independent practice with a strong affiliation with local tertiary care hospitals that provide a full range of Endocrinology medicineDirect and manage a complete continuum of quality-based care within the interdisciplinary teamTeamwork; Evidence-based Medicine; Value-Based CareProvider Wellbeing; Work-Life Balance; Flexible SchedulingConsult with patients to understand their health concerns and perform specialized tests to diagnose and treat patientsConsult with patient s primary care physician and other specialists as neededFull complement of clinical and administrative support teams to assist with patient care, including a dedicated Medical Assistant for each providerWhat makes an Optum organization different?Clinicians are supported to practice at the peak of their licenseClinician-centric and clinician focused, with shared EMR across businesses to support coordinated careThe culture is one of clinical innovation and transformationAffiliations with prestigious organizationsWe are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizationsCompensation & Benefits Highlights:Competitive compensation model with built in guarantees during first 1-2 years, quality incentives and growth earning potentialFinancial stability and support of a Fortune 5 CompanyRobust retirement offerings including employer funded contributions and Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP for UHG Stock)Physician Partnership opportunities and incentivesComprehensive benefits plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision, STD/LTD, CME and malpractice coverageRobust clinician learning and development programsThe Optum Story in the Tri-State Region:
Optum Tri-State was formed in 2022 by bringing together Riverside Medical Group, CareMount
Medical and ProHealth Care. The regional alignment combines resources and services across the care continuum from preventative medicine to diagnostics to treatment and beyond and features 70 specialties, working in 360 medical practices and more than 55 urgent care locations across New York, New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut. As a Patient Centered Medical Home, Optum Tri-State can provide patient-focused medical care to the entire family. This dynamic position would afford you the opportunity to join a regional, inter-disciplinary care team of over 2,100 providers who serve nearly 2 million patients. Our doctors and clinicians have access to the latest medical information and technology, which lets them spend more time with patients, provide better care and realize better outcomes. With Optum, we ve found that putting clinicians at the center of care is the best way to improve lives. Our physician-led organizations are some of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the world. You will find our team working in local clinics, surgery centers and urgent care centers, within care models focused on managing risk, higher quality outcomes and driving change through collaboration and innovation. Learn more at http://www.workatoptum.com/provider Required Qualifications:
Unrestricted licensure in the state of New York or has New York application in processFellowship trained and Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Endocrinology Active and unrestricted DEA License or ability to obtain prior to startFull COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.