Physician Advisor - I.M. or F.P. Physician
Req #: 31376
Full Time
Shift: Days
Quality And Patient Safety
United Health Services Hospitals
Johnson City, NY
Weekly hours: 40

This position serves as a clinical resource and consultant to Nurse Case Managers and other health care professionals providing identification, facilitation and resolution of utilization issues through phone contact and face to face rounds. Responsibilities also include addressing issues of medical necessity, compliance, level of care, length of stay, readmission review, resource management, etc. Participation required in process improvement discussions to improve clinical outcomes, compliance with regulatory requirements, and address reimbursement barriers. Physician Advisor will also advise, assist and educate physicians, advanced practice providers, nurse care managers, nurses and all others involved in the delivery of timely, appropriate and cost effective care.

Qualifications: Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Residency trained physician, Board Certified / Board Eligible; experience desired.

United Health Services Hospitals is a family of health service organizations that exists to improve the health of the communities we serve by developing and maintaining a comprehensive and cost-effective health care system. A not-for-profit organization, located in the Southern Tier of Upstate New York with Primary and Specialty Care offices in many locations throughout Broome, Chenango, Delaware and Tioga counties.

Competitive starting salary, excellent benefits and malpractice insurance provided.

Formed in 1981 through the consolidation of three community hospitals, United Health Services Hospitals employs more than 6,000 people. As a teaching hospital, affiliated with the SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY and the Binghamton University Health Sciences Center, United Health Services Hospitals trains over 75 physicians per year in residency and fellowship programs.

As a community-based system, the values that guide decision-making and behavior should reflect the culture of its communities and what they expect from their health care system. These values place special demands on all who are part of United Health Services Hospitals.

Contact Donald.lloyd@nyuhs.org for additional information or with any questions.

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