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Title:  Physician - Employee Care Clinic

Division:  Ambulatory Operations
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  7137

Position Summary:

Internal Title:  Assistant or Associate Professor

External Posting Title:  Physician – Employee Care Clinic

 

Baylor College of Medicine, in partnership with Vera Whole Health, seeks an experienced Physician who will set the standard of clinical excellence within the Baylor College of Medicine Employee Care Center.

 

This innovative healthcare delivery model provides a setting to truly engage with patients, build strong relationships, and work within a multi-disciplinary team. This position offers a work/life balance and the opportunity to work within and serve the faculty and staff at Baylor College of Medicine. A diverse and high-performing patient population, this position offers the chance to take care of individuals that conduct cutting-edge research and provide world-renowned clinical care to the community. 

 

The Collaborating Physician, in partnership with the Regional Lead Provider, Practice Manager, and Care Team, delivers exceptional patient experience, upholding the mission and clinical model to support practitioners who desire to focus on patient care first, develop the patient-provider relationship, and use empathetic listening to empower patients to actively participate in their own wellness goals. This mission and clinical model were created to support practitioners who desire to focus on patient care first, develop the patient-provider relationship, and use empathetic listening to empower patients to actively participate in their own wellness goals.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is a health sciences university that creates knowledge and applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally.

 

Vera Whole Health’s mission is to help people change behavior by esteeming them through empathetic listening and providing exceptional clinical, client, and customer service.

 

This physician will hold a faculty appointment in Family Medicine and report to Baylor College of Medicine senior leadership with an indirect line to the Vera Regional Medical Director.

 

Benefits information

We invite you to learn more about our benefits including generous Employer Contribution to Retirement, multiple Health Plan options, and more.
 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the primary healthcare of each patient on a personalized basis. Obtain health history and perform physical examinations.  Assess lifestyle behaviors and family history.  Document timely, efficiently, and thoroughly in the electronic medical record.
  • Diagnose and develop therapeutic treatment plan for active medical issues.  Develop preventive health and lifestyle improvement recommendations.  Prescribe medication in accordance with legal and professional guidelines. Review and act upon incoming reports (lab, imaging, genetics) in a timely manner.
  • Monitor each patient’s condition and progress; reevaluate treatment plan(s) as necessary. Educate and engage each patient in all personal healthcare matters.
  • Display complex medical diagnosis and problem-solving skills and the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.  Arrange patient referrals for specialty, inpatient, and other levels of care. Collaborate with broader clinical team to co-manage care.
  • Serve as collaborating and delegating provider when needed or applicable for Advanced Practice Providers and allied staff.
  • As part of the triad leadership team of the clinic you will partner to assure the active promotion of client/patient engagement and clinic success by engaging with the employer and their employees to promote the clinic and encourage participation in Health & Wellness visits.
  • Provide coverage for colleagues according to call schedule.

Minimum Qualifications

Required:

  • Board certification in Family Practice
  • 10+ years of progressive clinical and leadership experience
  • Demonstrated skills in preventive/acute/chronic/complex care
  • Current Texas State medical license
  • Current DEA certification
  • Current CPR/ACLS certification
  • Current immunization records

Preferred:

  • Leadership in professional organizations

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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