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Occupational Medicine Physician

Company: Dignity Health
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview
Mercy Medical Group (MMG), a multi-specialty group with more than 500 healthcare providers in the Sacramento region, is looking to add a physician to our busy Occupational Medicine Department at our Midtown Clinic in Sacramento, CA.Among the services provided at MMG Occupational Medicine are the treatment of work-related injuries such as lacerations, multiple body strains, fractures, acute eye injuries and foreign bodies, etc. We also provide pre-employment physical examinations, DOT and Hazmat physical examinations, physician certified MRO services for employment drug testing, onsite audiometry and pulmonary function testing, and mask-fit testing. We provide fit for duty examinations as well as employer requested recommendations on ergonomics, chemical exposures etc., among additional services.MMG Occupational Medicine provides evidence-based medical treatment in a timely and effective manner while remaining cost effective with work related injuries for both prompt return to work and closure of cases. We areone of the most reputable Occupational Medicine clinics in the Northern California area andarerecognized as a Preferred Provider by the majority of the worker compensation insurance carriers as a result of the quality care and servicewe consistently provide.Highlights:Full time opportunityVery light call scheduleWork in a collegial and supportive environmentShareholder track opportunityGenerous compensation and benefitsBonus availableMercy Medical Group (MMG) is a dynamic, growing organization with a long-standing history of providing exceptional medical care in the Sacramento area. MMG is a large multi-specialty medical group of 500+ providers comprised of primary care physicians, specialists in more than 30 medical and surgical specialties, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. These professionals provide seamless primary and specialty care, working together to meet the unique needs of each individual patient.MMG clinicians provide services to patients at Dignity Health Medical Foundation locations throughout Sacramento. Mercy Medical Group is aligned with Dignity Health, operating on a medical foundation model. Dignity Health is one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, and the largest healthcare system in California, with more than 40 hospitals and 400 care centers serving communities across California, Arizona, and Nevada.Dignity Health is a part of CommonSpirit, one of the nation's largest health systems dedicated to advancing health for all people.Community DescriptionNestled in beautiful Northern California, Sacramento is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in America. The capital city of California serves as the political nucleus of one of the nation's most influential states, the sixth-largest economy in the world. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing, or attending one of many different cultural events. Because of its central location, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa Valley, and the historical Gold Rush towns of the foothills are all within easy driving distance.
Responsibilities
Patient Care:Diagnose and treat various medical conditions.Develop and implement comprehensive treatment plans.Conduct thorough medical examinations and histories.Communication:Communicate effectively with patients, families, and healthcare teams.Provide clear and concise medical information.Foster a collaborative and patient-centered approach to healthcare.Documentation:Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records.Document medical findings, diagnoses, and treatment plans.Ensure compliance with coding and billing regulations.Diagnostic Procedures:Order and interpret diagnostic tests, such as lab work and imaging.Perform procedures as neededCollaborate with specialists for further diagnostic evaluation.Team Collaboration:Collaborate with nurses, specialists, and other healthcare professionals.Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and case discussions.Provide consultative services to other healthcare providers.Quality Improvement:Participate in quality assurance and improvement initiatives.Review and analyze clinical outcomes for continuous improvement.Implement changes to enhance patient care and safety.Compliance:Adhere to ethical and legal standards in medical practice.Stay informed about healthcare regulations and compliance requirements.Participate in quality audits to ensure adherence to standards.Continuous Learning:Stay abreast of medical advancements and best practices.Participate in ongoing medical education and training.Contribute to the development of clinical protocols and guidelines.
Qualifications
BC in OM/IM/FP/EM; UC trainedExperience in worker compensation services and specific note reporting, PR-2/PR-4s, etc.DOT Certification
Pay Range
$110.00 - $117.00 /hour

Keywords: Dignity Health, Sacramento , Occupational Medicine Physician, Other , Sacramento, California

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