This position is for a Primary Care Physician for a Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Lynchburg. The physician directly responsible to the Chief of Primary Care Service Line and accountable for the provision of direct patient care and for the delivery of quality care to a culturally diverse population with complex needs. The Physician will be responsible for collaborating with a Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) in coordinating care for Veterans locally and at the Salem VAMC .Learn more about this agency
Manage chronic conditions, evaluate and treat intercurrent medical conditions and scree for onset of new health related conditions.
Collaborate with other primary care teams and providers when needed.
Coordinates patients care with support of Pharm D, social worker, dietician, integrated mental health professionals and a broad range of medical surgical and mental health specialist either on site or by telemetry.
Responsible for collaborating with a Patient Aligned Care Team(PACT) to provide accessible comprehensive, coordinated, continuous care to an assigned panel of patients.
Perform H&P examinations, medical clearance examinations and provide clinical supervision of NP's, PA's, Medical students and residents.
Ensure that the practice of medicine is consistent with Joint Commission Standards, VA policies and regulations, VISN standards, national statues and regulations, medical record documentation and HIPPA policies.
Responsible for multiple actives including access to care, encounter completion and customer satisfaction.
Responsible for all other duties as assigned based on organizational needs.
Work Schedule: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Clinical: Primary Care approx. 60%-100% time; Resident/Medical Student teaching 0-40% time as assigned.
Travel: Occasional travel to Salem VAMC for trainings or meetings.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Incentives: Eligible for Education Debt Reduction Program
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel to Salem for meetings
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