We are seeking an empathic, energetic physician for a full-time position as a team leader, a primary care provider and as the medical collaborator for our team of nurse practitioners who are dedicated to our house calls medical practice. This position will have the potential for career advancement with the Medical House Calls team.
Our mission is to support geriatric patients aging-in-place with a keen eye toward the preservation of dignity. Our objectives are to minimize emergency room visits and hospital admissions, to avoid complications and to optimize quality of life. All of our patients are living with debility due to multiple chronic medical conditions. Our interdisciplinary team is relatively new and the community is very excited about our novel practice model. The medical team leader is able to focus on medical care and collaboration with other providers, consultants and a wide array of community resources. Logistics, systems integration, corporate policy and human resources are administered by our program director.
The Inova Medical House Calls Program brings primary care to homebound patients who are 65 years of age or greater. Our goal is to provide quality care while supporting aging in place and optimizing resource utilization.
Some Services Provided in the Home:
Routine chronic disease management
Urgent sick visits
Provider can expect a Monday - Friday schedule. Hours range from 8am-4:30pm but some flexibility exists. Providers see 4-6 patients per day, having one (1) hour for new patients and 30 minutes for follow-ups.
Call is telephone only about 5 days per month and 2 weekends every quarter.
Inova Health System, a non-profit entity, is located in the culturally diverse and historically rich location of Northern Virginia just minutes from downtown Washington DC. Our area is nationally ranked school systems and world class amenities. We offer a highly attractive compensation and benefits package that include:
Salary plus signing and annual bonuses
Robust CME program
Full Medical, Dental & Vision
401k, 403(b) & 457(b)
Short and long term disability
CME & paid days off to attend CME
Flexible work arrangements including part-time may be available
Completion of an appropriate residency program
Completion Medical Doctorate
Must hold current, active license to practice medicine in the State of Virginia
Inova Medical Group is a team of talented and experienced physicians employed by Inova, providing world-class healthcare for the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, DC metro area. More than 400 physicians – experts in primary care medicine and adult specialties – are located throughout the region. Our physicians work together with Inova's extensive network of hospitals and outpatient facilities.