Long Beach, CA
HealthCare Partners is looking for Family Medicine Physician, Pod Lead to join our Primary Care team in Long Beach community. The clinicians we seek are those who practice medicine with a focus on patient care, not volume. We want our clinicians to take the time needed to truly address the patient’s needs.
HealthCare Partners offers competitive pay with financial incentives for yielding strong metrics on quality care while seeing a lower than average census. We provide our clinicians an excellent benefit package which includes leadership pathways, CME reimbursement, paid license renewals and many other benefits, charitable sponsorships, and volunteer opportunities.
If you’re looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, HealthCare Partners is the place for you. Our initial on-line application process will take you less than two minutes to complete!
Overview of Position: Responsible for oversight and outcomes for clinicians at two outpatient clinics and Urgent Care Center; and to share accountability with Director, Operations for quality patient care, clinical excellence and financial performance.
Primary Clinic Location: HCP – Willow (2600 Redondo Avenue, LB)
Position will be approximately .7 FTE clinical and .3 FTE leadership / administrative role
Patient Schedule: Average of 18 - 20 patients per day
Initial consults, follow up appointments; office procedures, outpatient setting only
Established patient panel; primarily adult and senior patient base
Leadership: Direct and coordinate all clinical activities that impact our patients at three designated clinic sites in Long Beach community
Ensure all clinical services meet regulatory and quality standards and guidelines
Work collaboratively with regional leadership team and clinical Pod Lead team
Participate in interview and hiring process for new clinicians
Unrestricted CA Physician License
Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date
BE/BC in Family Medicine
Minimum 2 - 3 years’ Primary Care experience required; managed care background preferred
Comfortable seeing newborns to geriatric age patients
Minimum 1 – 3 years of recent leadership experience required
Ability to develop positive interaction with patients, families, physicians, administrators and teammates in order to effectively care for the patient.
Physician engagement, mentor and coach clinicians
Excellent communication and time management skills
Healthcare Partners is excited to join Optum! Ahead of us is a world of opportunity. We’re changing health care for the better by improving access to affordable, high quality care, and working together to improve the patient experience. That takes passion, commitment, intense focus and the ability to contribute effectively in a highly collaborative team environment. All of this together is your time to do your life’s best work.