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New West Physicians, a premier medical group in Denver, Colorado and now an OptumCare company, is looking for board certified Family Medicine Physicians (MD/DO). New West Physicians has multiple out-patient family medical offices with openings for physicians.

In this role, the Family Medicine Physician will provide the full scope of primary care services which fall under their field of training, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventive care and health maintenance to patients. The population at our site is perfect for a family medicine physician who prefers a good mix of all ages.

This is an opportunity to be part of a health care team and to be able to grow your clinical/professional skills. You will be working within a practice with a good mix of excellent clinical professionals, including physicians and advanced practitioners, in an NCQA certified, Level 3 Medical Home; for physicians and patients.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Examine diagnoses and treats patients for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses
-Counsel and educates patients and families about acute and chronic conditions or concerns
-Document items such as: chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan
-Formulate diagnostic and treatment plans
-Prescribe and administer medications, therapies, and procedures
-Order lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up
-Be responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
-Complete all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
-Maintain quality of care standards as defined by the practice
-Supervise Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner

Required Qualifications:

-Board certified in internal medicine or family practice
-Current Colorado medical license MD / DO (Required prior to start)
-Completion of 3-year internal medicine or family practice residency is minimal
Benefits:

As an employer of choice, we offer a full comprehensive range of benefits and attractive compensation package. Our 401K plan is truly phenomenal and one of the most generous around, offering a triple-stack option. Employed full-time physicians become eligible to participate in health / dental / vision / LTD & STD on the first day of the month following 30 days of employment.

About Us:

New West Physicians is a highly-qualified group of board certified family practice and internal medicine physicians, hospitalists, cardiologist, endocrinologist, gastroenterologist, neurologist, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners who specialize in providing excellent care to patients. Since our inception in 1994, New West Physicians has grown to become one of the largest primary care group practices in the Denver Metro area.

Our mission at New West Physicians is "to enhance the physical, mental and spiritual health of communities we serve through an integrated, primary-care owned and patient centered healthcare delivery system". Through that mission and our vision of providing excellent service, every patient, every time has propelled New West Physicians to the top of many national awards. In 2015 New West Physicians was named AMGA's Acclaim Award recipient, a recognition bestowed annually on a medical provider that is deemed a premier role model for other healthcare delivery organizations nationwide. New West Physicians is the only medical practice in the nation with fewer than 150 doctors to receive this special honor.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Physician Family Medicine, MD / DO, Family medicine, Primary care, internal medicine, Golden Central, Denver, CO, Colorado


OptumCare is a leading health care organization providing
physician-led, patient-centric, integrated care that is improving the
health of patients and communities. We do this through our select
network of providers who have the tools and technology to provide
the right care to meet each patients unique
health care needs.

Being a part of positive change in the health care industry simply
cant be done without the central involvement, expertise and
passion of physicians and other care providers. At OptumCare, we
know that successful transformation of the industry cannot take
place without physicians and clinicians helping to lead the way.