Physician Healthy Weight and Wellness

Cone Health   •  

Greensboro, NC

Industry: Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 49 days ago

Healthy Weight and Wellness Clinic | Cone Health is seeking a Physician certified in Obesity Medicine for their outpatient practice in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Physician will provide outpatient care for patients, ages 8 years old and up with a variety of needs who struggle with obesity and the associated conditions as part of the interdisciplinary team. The ideal candidate has additional training, experience, or professional interest in dealing with obesity specifically, and eating disorders in general. Physician would provide judgment in diagnosis and treatment of patients, formulation of treatment plans, and direction of the interdisciplinary team in achieving the goals of the patient care plan. The bulk of the position will be working one-on-one and in groups with patients in the NON-Surgical Medical Weight Loss clinic.

Practice Description
Our practice opened in December 2017 and the response has exceeded our projections. Currently have (2) Doctors, (3) NPs, Bariatric Psychologist, Dietician, LPN and (3) CMAs and recruiting for another Physician. The obesity rate in NC is over 30% which ranks NC as having the 22nd highest obesity rate in the US according to reports. Cone Health for many years has been an advocate for health and wellness.

WORK SCHEDULE: (4) 10-hour Days - Outpatient Only - NO Call

Cone Health, established in 1953, serves our communities by providing a full range of health care services distinguished by superior patient care and outcomes. Cone Health has grown into one of North Carolina’s most extensive, comprehensive, and trusted healthcare networks. As we expand to meet our community’s evolving healthcare needs, we continue to honor the values of our founders who believed in accessible healthcare for all.

Cone Health is a not-for-profit hospital system serving people in Guilford, Forsyth, Rockingham, Alamance, Randolph, Caswell and surrounding counties with (6) Hospitals, (3) Ambulatory Care Centers, (3) Outpatient Surgery Centers, (4) Urgent Care Centers, a Retirement Community, more than 125 physician practice sites and multiple Centers of Excellence.

Greensboro is centrally located in North Carolina’s picturesque heartland and ranked as the 14th “Best Big City” in the US for physicians. Our growing community has more than 290,000 people with a referral base of greater than 530,000 people. Greensboro offers excellent schools along with numerous parks, multi-cultural and sporting events including the annual PGA Wyndham Championship and much more including a fabulous selection of over 150 attractions and more than 500 restaurants. For weekend getaways, Greensboro is an easy driving distance to the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as, the pristine beaches of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.

If you are interested in practicing with one of the region’s largest and most innovative healthcare organizations, please contact me. I look forward to hearing from you.