Mercy LIFE has an excellent full time opportunity for a Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician, preferably Fellowship trained in Geriatric Medicine to join a vibrant PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) program located in West Springfield, Massachusetts.
The physician will join an exceptional Interdisciplinary Team of doctors, nurses, physical therapists, home health aides, and other healthcare professionals to provide treatment to the Elderly population. Time will be spent in clinic as well as rounding in skilled nursing homes and hospitals as needed. The physician will be credentialed at two local hospitals for rounding when needed, as both facilities do have Hospitalist teams.
The selected physician will also be expected to participate in a weekly call schedule of 1:5, shared with other physicians and two Nurse Practitioners.
Requirements for this opportunity include Board Certification in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine with a preference shown to physicians who are Fellowship trained and Board Certified in Geriatric Medicine. Candidates must have at least one to two years working with the frail or elderly population and should have a working knowledge of the PACE and Massachusetts healthcare, ambulatory care regulations and aging networks. Additionally, the selected physician must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and have means of transportation.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Family, Internal or Geriatric Medicine physician to join an exceptional PACE program!
Mercy LIFE offers a competitive compensation and benefits plan.