Anthem, Inc. Primary Care Physician - Des Moines, Iowa in Phoenix, Arizona
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
CareMore is a proven care delivery model for the highest risk. We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery. We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most complex patients. We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in the total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience. As an Anthem subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources of one of America’s largest managed healthcare organizations.
A one-time sign-on bonus of $25K is available for this position and will be paid upon the first pay-cycle feasible, less applicable taxes.
Relocation assistance will also be provided for this great opportunity!
As a value-based care provider, quality is the focus. The Medical Officer will be responsible for contributing to market clinical strategy, excellence, and quality, and/or clinical oversight in Des Moines, Iowa. They will lead a team of clinical and Behavioral Health staff and work closely with Case Management to care for an underserved population. In addition to caring for patients in a clinic setting, they will have the opportunity to do virtual visits and on occasion deliver care to patients in the home. In this role, you will collaborate with the General Manager and work as a dyad to promote efficiency and processes within the clinic. This role is the entry-level management job for the clinical leadership career path. Leadership responsibilities for the clinical team with a strategic strategy for community and market development as it relates to AIP and yearly KPI goals.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Assists market leadership in developing and executing comprehensive and coordinated clinical programs, improving clinical excellence and quality, and/or providing clinical oversight of care
Provides patient care in both clinic and virtual settings, with occasional in-home care delivery one or more areas as physician daily
Collaborates with hospitals and care management teams to decrease ER visits and unnecessary hospitalizations by reviewing patients with case managers
Will take call nights and weekends as scheduled and be responsible for maintaining clinic on-call schedule
Develops and improves training practices and materials
Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports
Requires an MD/DO; completion of Internal Medicine or Family Medicine residency
2 -3 years of experience as a practicing physician in hospital medicine, Primary care, or Family practice
Requires current unrestricted medical licensure in applicable state(s) and board eligibility or board certification
DEA license required
Experience driving KPI’s while understanding HEDIS scores with a keen eye to reduce gap closure
For CareMore business units, satisfactory completion of a Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position
2+ years Leadership experience with responsibilities of managing direct and indirect reports
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.