HealthEast

Physician Medical Care For Seniors

US-MN-St. Paul
Specialty
Geriatrics
Visas Accepted
H1B
Contract Status
NS
FTE
0.00
Authorized Hours
casual
Shift
Days
Department
Medical Care For Seniors

Practice Description

HealthEast is seeking a casual Physician in our Medical Care for Seniors department. Medical Care for Seniors is a group of doctors and nurse practitioners from the HealthEast care system who provide routine and urgent health care services to residents at transitional care units, nursing homes and assisted living facilities throughout the East metro. Medical Care for Seniors visits patients at 22 locations throughout the East metro.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Responsible for providing care to patients and residents at designated sites and facilities as assigned. Ensures clinical excellence at respective sites and facilities through quality patient experience, operational excellence and clinical excellence.
  • Checks daily with Medical Care for Seniors Office Manager or designee regarding new patients. All transitional care unit patients are to be seen within three days (some require same-day visits) and all nursing home patients must be seen within ten days.
  • Appropriately codes and provides timely completion of all charge tickets representing the professional services rendered to patients, the appropriate level of documentation of such services noted in the patient’s medical record to support such coding, and physician’s full compliance with all approved policies and procedures related to such processes.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • MD or DO License in the State of Minnesota. Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Practice and/or Geriatric Medicine
  • Demonstrated competence in practicing medicine. Minimum of three (3) years practicing medicine preferred.

 

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

 

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

 

Community Information

 

With a population nearing 300,000, St. Paul is the capital and second-most populous city in MN.  Located less than 8 miles from the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport near the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers, St. Paul boasts a healthy downtown core that houses plenty of activity both day and night.  The area's housing stock showcases the history of early St. Paul, including nationally recognized brownstone row houses and ivy-covered Victorian homes inter-twined with new, modern housing options.  Higher education institutions within St. Paul include 3 public and 8 private colleges and universities and 5 post-secondary institutions.  St. Paul is proud home of the MN Wild, St. Paul Saints, the Science Museum of MN, and the Ordway Center.  The METRO light rail line connects the suburbs to both St. Paul and Minneapolis providing an easy opportunity to take in events within both beautiful cities.

 

 

 

https://www.greatermsp.org/

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http://www.livemsp.org/home

http://www.stpaul.gov/

http://www.education.state.mn.us.

http://www.exploreminnesota.com

 

 

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