Physician, Family Medicine

Ascension Health Information Services   •  

Binghamton, NY

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 22 days ago

Physician, Family Medicine, Walk-In - Ascension Medical Group - Full-Time - Ascension Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

When you join Ascension and Ascension Medical Group, you are entering a partnership where physician engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

Your practice will be supported by a robust practice management platform, proven administrative and revenue cycle management services and some of the most current and physician-friendly EHRs on the market.

Physicians benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

What You Will Do

As a Physician, Family Medicine, Walk-in, with Ascension Medical Group, you will have the opportunity to provide medical services to patients in an assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.
  • Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.
  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
  • Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.
  • Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
  • Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
  • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the New York Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Credentialing Office will verify licensing.

Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required