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Physician - Family Medicine

Company: Ascension Health
Location: Nashville
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:


  • Specialty: Physician: Family Medicine
  • Schedule: Monday: Friday 8am - 5pm (36 Patient contact hours per week)
  • Call Schedule: 1:14
  • Practice Detail: Large Primary Care Clinic with 30 plus providers (Physicians/APP)
  • EMR System: Athena
  • Facility: Ascension Medical Group - Nashville Clinic
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • Visa Eligibility: NoneBenefits Paid time off (PTO) Various health insurance options & wellness plans Retirement benefits including employer match plans Long-term & short-term disability Employee assistance programs (EAP) Parental leave & adoption assistance Tuition reimbursement Ways to give back to your community*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: Travel, PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Actual compensation offer will vary based upon role, education, experience, location, and qualifications. Connect with your Talent Advisor for additional specifics.Responsibilities This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to partner with Ascension Saint Thomas to provide medical services to patients.Position Highlights:Full Time opportunity with BenefitsWorking in a large primary care group treating your own panel of patientsTreating patients with primary care needsPrimary Care Family Medicine BE/BC physicianGrowing practice with open-endedincome potentialClinic is located on the Ascension Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital campus with direct access to the hospitalResponsibilities:
    • 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.About Nashville
      • Known as the nations health care capital
      • Home to more than 1.9 million people and more than 40,000 businesses
      • Nicknamed Music City USA, Nashville has the strongest concentration of the music industry in America.
      • The area has plentiful parks and recreation, professional sports, great shopping and livable neighborhoods and suburbs.
      • Ranked Top U.S. City for Job Seekers in 2020 by MoneyGeekAscension Saint Thomas Medical Partners
        • For nearly 20 years, Saint Thomas Medical Partners has provided primary and specialty care to the community spanning 45 counties in Middle Tennessee, and provides care to over 315,000 patients annually.
        • One of the largest healthcare providers in the state, offering rewarding careers across 50 specialties in 16 hospital campuses and more than 250 sites of care through a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities.
        • Our physician-led clinical teams include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and medical assistants working together to provide seamless care among more than 2,000 affiliated providers.
        • When you join Saint Thomas Medical Partners, you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.
        • Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.Requirements Licensure/Certification/Registration:Required Credential(s): Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. KY License also required if working in a Kentucky facility.Education: Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required.Why Join Our Team Ascension Saint Thomas in Tennessee is one of the largest healthcare providers in the state. Offering rewarding careers across 12 hospital campuses and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers, like you, to join us and influence care across our communities.Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 134,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.For further information, view the poster or poster.As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.E-Verify Statement This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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