Physician- LTC/SNF Physician: Geriatrics Seattle, WA rl
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Top reasons to love this job – 1. Take part in transforming patient care, improving patient outcomes, and in-turn, facility performance 2. Interdisciplinary support team to provide care for the whole patient 3. One of Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work 2017 Top "must-have" skills for this job – 1. Board Certification 2. Passion for dealing with the chronically ill 3. At least two years’ experience as a Primary Care Physician 4. Desire to join a team that is transforming the delivery of healthcare to the most vulnerable patients Tell me about this job – This specific division extends this mission by transforming care delivery for patients that reside in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and long-term care facilities. They embed high-quality primary care providers (MD and/or APPs) in facilities as dedicated support to treat residents in-place. By placing primary care resources in facilities, we aim to deliver better health outcomes for patients, improve facility performance on quality metrics, and improve patient and family satisfaction. The physician functions as a health care provider within skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), sub-acute rehab and long term care facilities (LTCs) for the purpose of providing medical management and culturally sensitive care to patients or residents.