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Company: NYC Health + Hospitals
Location: New York, NY
Career Level: Director
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

Description

Coleris an 815 bed, leading nursing facility dedicated to providing quality medical, sub-acute, rehabilitative and long-term specialty services. We are committed to serving New York City, providing services to individuals requiring geriatric, memory care and rehabilitation services.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide medical management for geriatric and non-geriatric nursing facility residents including primary care, management of acute illness, and transition of care.
  • Coordinate behavioral health services for individuals with maladaptive behaviors.
  • Carry a patient case load.
  • Participate in cross coverage for absences of other team members.
  • Participate in weekend and holiday coverage and off-site telephone coverage on a rotational basis.
  • Perform medical assessment for new admissions and readmissions and write orders for required medications, treatments, diagnostic studies and other necessary care and treatment.
  • Perform required physician visits based on resident need, facility policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Write timely orders and progress notes.
  • Initiate referrals for consultant and specialty services as required and write orders for services needed.
  • Write orders for rehabilitation services.
  • Participate in advance directives planning with the resident and representatives and write related orders.
  • Participates in discharge planning/transition planning process and provides medical documentation as required.
  • Facilitate the emergency discharge of residents to acute hospitals as well as planned discharges for medical treatment
  • Participate in interdisciplinary rounding and meetings.
  • Actively involved in the unit and facility performance improvement process.
  • Provide medical leadership for team-coordinated Quality Assurance Performance Improvement initiatives
  • Other assignments as designated by the Chief Medical Officer.

Minimum Qualifications:

Assignment Level I

Physicians Practicing General Medicine

  • 1.Graduation from an approved school of medicine; and
  • 2.Possession of a valid license to practice medicine in New York State.

Physicians Practicing in a Specialty Area:

  • 1.Graduation from an approved school of medicine; and
  • 2.Possession of a valid license to practice medicine in New York State; and
  • 3.Current Board Certification issued by the appropriate American Specialty Board.

Assignment Level II / III

Physicians Practicing General Medicine:

  • 1.Graduation from an approved school of medicine; and
  • 2.Possession of a valid license to practice medicine in New York State; and
  • 3.Five (5) years of full-time licensed experience as a physician practicing generalmedicine acceptable to the Medical Board of the hospital.

Physicians Practicing in a Specialty Area:

  • 1.Graduation from an approved school of medicine; and
  • 2.Possession of a valid license to practice medicine in New York State; and
  • 3.Current Board Certification issued by the appropriate American Specialty Board; and
  • 4.Five (5) years of full-time licensed experience as a physician practicing in her/his field of specialty acceptable to the Medical Board of the hospital.

Department Preferences:

  • Long term Care experience. Geriatric Board certified.
  • Experience with Post-Acute EMR
  • Familiarity of CMS and NYS DOH requirements for the provision of physician services in adherence to medical management of nursing facility residents.


Coler is an 815 bed, leading nursing facility dedicated to providing quality medical, sub-acute, rehabilitative and long-term specialty services...


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