Locums Primary Care At Home Physician (Prima02188) job in Portland
|Company Name:|| Northwest Permanente|
|Company Type:||Certified B Corporation|
|State / Province:||Oregon (OR)|
Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking Board Certified or Eligible Internists, Family Practitioners and Geriatricians to join a group of experienced and passionate clinicians who provide comprehensive primary medical care to home-bound Kaiser Permanente members. This is a float opportunity to join our locums pool of providers in support of this very important team in Salem, OR and Portland, OR. Physicians will manage a panel of approximately 120 patients who reside in a variety of community-based settings (e.g. assisted living, memory care, adult foster homes and private residences).
Physicians serve an integral role on an interdisciplinary team which includes social workers; nurse case managers and pharmacists. Our innovative practice model focuses strongly on coordinated care, emphasizing transitions, end-of-life care and an individual's values.
Position responsibilities also include participation in after-hours phone call and weekend nursing home rounding on a rotating basis which is shared across a large clinician group. The successful applicant will be a dynamic and committed team player who is skilled at the management of complex and frail patients.