This is a unique, hospital employed, opportunity to truly practice medicine! PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly) of the Triad is looking for a physician that wants to work as part of an interdisciplinary team to think of and treat people holistically. Participants in the program have complex needs and the physician's focus is the coordination of care. The ideal candidate will be able to draw on his/her experience in medicine, as well as research new ideas, to not only treat the participants' current needs, but also plan for and prevent possible future complications. Additionally, the candidate needs to be detail-oriented and not afraid to brainstorm creative solutions.
We are looking for a BC Geriatrician, Internist, or Family Medicine physician that would like to be a full-time staff member or one who will accept a 0.6 FTE with the understanding that it will gradually increase to a full-time role within 3 to 6 months. The participants that are seen at PACE are 55 years of age or older, are able to live safely in the community, and meet the State of North Carolina's Nursing Home Level of Care criteria. Hospital admissions are coordinated through Cone Health's residency programs and hospitalist team. Requirements:
* BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine (geriatrics fellowship preferred)
* NC medical license
* Minimum of 3 years of experience, minimum of 1 year working with the frail/elderly population
* Ability to excel with others in a team environment
* Detail-oriented.Community Information
Greensboro, NC and surrounding areas were ranked as the 14th "Best Big City" in the U.S. https://www.goodcall.com/data-center/2016-best-places-physicians-and-surgeons
. Greensboro is a growing community of more than 280,000 people with a referral base of more than 500,000 people. Greensboro offers excellent schools along with great cultural events, sporting events, concerts, fantastic restaurants, and more. For weekend getaways, Greensboro https://www.visitgreensboronc.com/
is an easy driving distance to the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as NC, SC, and VA beaches and is proximate to 3 airports.