Join our Talent Network
Job ID: 328034

Physician, Geriatrics

Location: Binghamton, NY, United States
Date Posted: Aug 3, 2019

Share: mail

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Physician, Geriatrics - Ascension Medical Group - Full-Time - Ascension Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Physician, Geriatrics, with Ascension Medical Group, you will have the opportunity to provide medical services to patients in an assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.
  • Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.
  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
  • Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.
  • Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
  • Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the New York Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Credentialing Office will verify licensing.

Education:

    Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Lourdes participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Nurse Practitioner, Family Practice - Walk-In

Vestal, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Nurse Practitioner, Family Practice - Walk-In

Owego, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Family Practice - Walk-In

Owego, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Family Practice

Vestal, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Cardiology

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Nurse Practitioner, Nocturnist

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Surgery

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Surgery

Johnson City, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Surgery - Total Joints

Johnson City, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

APRN - Nurse Practitioner - Prescription Authorization

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Occupational Health

Vestal, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Internal Medicine

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Colorectal Surgeon

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Hand Surgeon

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician Assistant, Internal Medicine

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician Assistant, Family Medicine

Endicott, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Surgeon

Johnson City, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Endocrinology

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Geriatrics

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Otolaryngologist

Johnson City, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Endocrinologist

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Physician, Geriatrician

Binghamton, NY, United States
NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp

Interested in working for Ascension
Take the first step by joining our Talent Network today!

Join our Provider Talent Network