The health system consists of WellStar Medical Group, 240 medical office locations, outpatient centers, health parks, a pediatric center, nursing centers, hospice and homecare, as well as 11 inpatient hospitals.
we are searching for searching for physicians looking for additional income as a collaborating physician. Our collaborators over see our highly skilled Nurse Practitioners in the field as stated by state law.
Assist supervising physician in management of hospitalized patients (with concurrent hospital approval for such a role) plus: check on clinical status of patient, explain tests or therapy, report on progress to physician, check on report of studies, assist in documentation of care, within limits of hospital regulations, transfer copies of hospital data to office records when appropriate, arrange for post hospitalization follow-up care, assist in surgery, and make rounds when appropriate.
In this role you will engage with Physicians, Advanced Practice Professionals, nursing and other ancillary personnel as well as administrative leaders as part of his / her role in Performance Improvement and education.
This position requires an advanced knowledge of CPT, ICD-10-CM, and HCPCS code sets, knowledge of applicable regulations for Medicaid and Medicare as well as the principles of physician documentation, coding, and billing in a variety of settings and specialties.
Our Physician is one who provides a full range of medical services for inmates; provides required documentation of services to the Site Medical Director or designee in order to monitor provision of clinical services.