Urgent Care Physician needed 60 miles from Syracuse, NY
No Visa's. This group is seeking a BC/BE Urgent Care Physician. Group Info: A multi-specialty group comprised of over sixty five physicians and thirteen nurse practitioners, where each and every doctor maintains his or her own individual medical practice, while benefiting from the economies of scale of a group practice and sharing equally in the success of the group as a whole. This group firmly believes in the importance of the different perspectives individual members bring to managing the day-to-day operations and future direction of the group. This group is owned and managed by its member physicians. Immediate professional and business benefits not readily available to doctors practicing medicine with other groups or privately will be yours as part of the group. On the professional side, the doctors can rely on direct multi-specialty consultations and assistance from members of the group. Your patients also have the benefit of preferential consultations at the earliest possible time. A unified charting system keeps complete patient records at hand and assures quality care. On the business side, centralized purchasing keeps supply costs down, while monthly cost reports maximize the control of receivables. Sharing of space, staff and other economies are available to group members. A monthly cost report which lists these elements of your individual contribution to the bottom line is made available to you for planning purposes. The group's managed care strategy is designed to position the group for success in the health care market place. They have capitation contracts totaling over 16,000 member lives and a developing medical management infrastructure. They operate a network including approximately 125 Physicians involved in their managed care contracts. They are a Participating Medicare Provider and they operate a CLIA Certified and Medicare Approved Laboratory. For many X-Ray, diagnostic tests and laboratory studies you can utilize the extensive on-site facilities of the group. In addition to routine tests, they are equipped to perform in-house: CT Scans, Mammography, Bone Mineral Density, Upper GI Series, Barium Enemas, Gallbladder Series, Arthrograms, Venograms, Color Doppler Ultrasound, EKG, Evoked Potentials, EMG, PFT's, Endoscopy, Sleep Studies, EEG, Echocardiography, Stress Testing, Holter Monitoring and Minor Surgery. Their Urgent Care Department is recognized in the region for providing fast, professional out-patient emergency care. Their Audiology Department offers hearing tests, hearing aid evaluations and hearing aid dispensing by an ASHA Certified and NYS Licensed Audiologist. Nutritional Services and Medical Weight Management are components of a complete nutritional program for weight control. Their nutritional counseling services include counseling for conditions such as: Heart Disease, Diabetes, Anemia, Osteoporosis, Renal Disease, High Cholesterol, Eating Disorders, Metabolic Disorders, Hypoglycemia, Pregnancy, Obesity, Cancer, High Blood Pressure; Weight Gain/Loss, Food Allergies, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Lactose Free. Their is a comprehensive Occupational Rehabilitation Program -working with employers for injury prevention and committed to restoring injured clients back to the work force. Services include Functional Capacity Evaluation; Work Hardening; Job Analysis and Encore Program. Their Occupational (Hand) Therapy Department specializes in prevention and treatment of cumulative trauma conditions and the rehabilitation of the injured or post surgical hand. The group's Physical Therapy Department provides a full range of comprehensive outpatient physical therapy services. Specializing in the treatment of back and neck disorders, shoulder and knee problems, foot orthotics and neuromuscular disorders as well as sports related injuries. Employer Services offers drug screening and company, pre-employment, college and insurance physicals. Their Sports Medicine program offers a team approach to facilitate the early treatment of an injury, timely rehabilitation and appropriate education in prevention. Financial: - Comprehensive benefit package, 4 weeks vacation and CME - Your income for the first two years will be based upon a negotiated salary - After that time, a combination of your individual billing, the group's collection rate and your individual overhead will be used to compute salary. - Contracts with doctors call for semi-monthly income, enabling group members to plan necessary personal expenses. - Of course, a formal and equal on-call schedule is in effect with seniority preference only after the age of 60. - A well-organized and successful pension plan is available to you. - The group provides individual consultation on financial documentation and tax preparation at the end of each year. A BEAUTIFUL ENVIRONMENT TO LIVE IN - Upstate New York - 60 miles from Syracuse, NY - 90 miles from Albany, NY - A friendly, uncongested community located in the rolling hills of Central New York, providing an ideal environment in which professionals and their families can live and work. - An hour south of the Adirondack Park - one of the nation's most scenic mountain playgrounds. - A short drive to the west lies the recreational Finger Lakes region. - The Thousand Islands, Cooperstown and Saratoga are nearby. - And many of the great cities of the east are within easy driving distance, including Boston, Toronto, Montreal, Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia. - The area's public and parochial schools rate among the best in the country. - Nearby colleges and universities include Utica College of Syracuse University, Mohawk Valley Community College, State University of New York Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome, Hamilton College, and Colgate University. - For entertainment and activities there is a diverse offering of restaurants, a zoo, the symphony, touring Broadway plays, the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute art museum, a children's museum, a repertory actors' theater, and many other assets that make this area a vibrant, growing city and a great place for people to live.