Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician

Martins Point Health Care, Inc   •  

Portland, ME

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 75 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

Key Outcomes:

Patient Experience/Clinical Oversight


  • Ensures that all patients receive welcoming access to high-quality, patient-centric care and education.
  • In collaboration with Practice Medical Director and Practice Administrators, contributes to the design and implementation of site-specific policies and procedures as well as those vetted through organization-wide physician and administrative leadership.
  • Engages in professional and non-professional activities of the health care center and assures compliance with appropriate standards required by all government agencies and conforms to policies, regulations, and procedures required by MPHC.Monitors and evaluates the ongoing clinical Quality Improvement operations, reports findings to PMD/PAdmin committee, and recommends program modifications or improvements for quality of care.
  • Supports ongoing assessment projects to ensure patient care is continually improving.
  • In partnership with PAdmin, reviews and supports action planning in response to CAHPs scores.
  • In partnership with physician recruiter, engages in recruitment and on-boarding activities for new physicians and mid-level practitioners. Interviews candidates for site recruitment.
  • Coordinates with enabling departments to ensure clinical partnership and organization's strategic objectives are met—including Credentialing, Risk Management, Quality, IS, Finance, Human Resources, and Compliance.
  • Conducts regular reviews of patient charts to ensure compliance with agreed-upon and medically-dictated standards.

Patient Care


  • Provides medical care customarily provided by physicians who practice in respective specialty.
  • Provides Medical Services as directed by MPHC.
  • Physician will also perform such other duties as are requested by MPHC consistent with Physician's position as a physician employee of MPHC.

Quality Improvement


  • Maintains excellence of care delivery—defines standards and acts as model in delivery.
  • With site team, establishes areas of focus, both present and future.
  • Oversees chart and case review and helps define scope and expectations from clinicians
  • Supports and/or participates in Quality Improvement initiatives and development
  • Supports and/or participates in Population Health initiatives
  • Participates in daily huddles and regular team meetings to improve workflows and contribute to improving patient population outcomes
  • Monitors payer quality programs.
  • Disseminates results of quality improvement vs. benchmarks

Organizational Participation/Community Outreach


  • Encourages increased use of the health center by monitoring physician and patient satisfaction within the health center including all services, policies, and staff-customer relations.
  • Monitors patient complaints.
  • Assists with orientation for new patients and the community and informs patient population about ongoing offerings through the health centers.

Education/Experience:

  • 3+ years of direct patient care experience preferred
  • 3+ years of applicable experience with managed care preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working with Clinicians to deploy best clinical practices

Required License(s) and/or Certification(s):

  • Board certification as MD or DO
  • Active and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state(s) in which the physician is assigned to work
  • DEA license
  • BLS Certified