Job ID: 289498169  |  Last Updated: 8/20/2018

No Prior Auths! No RVU’s! Glaucoma Surgery in Suburban MD (Kaiser Permanente)

Employer
The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
Location
Kensington, MD
Applicant Contact
Colleen Powell
Physician Recruiter
(301) 816-6597
(301) 388-1767
Accepts J-1 Visas
Unspecified
Websites
http://mid-atlanticpermanentecareers.org

Job Description

The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, PC (MAPMG) has an immediate need for a Fellowship Trained, Board Eligible/Certified Glaucoma Surgeon with strong cataract surgical skills to join our growing team of Ophthalmologists. Experience challenging cases, immediate access to primary care and specialist physician consults and freedom from prior authorizations and RVU's. A full-time opportunity is available at the Kaiser Permanente Kensington Medical Center (Maryland), located north of Washington, DC.

Our ophthalmology department is a multi-specialty group in the District of Columbia/Suburban Maryland with current staffing of 15 ophthalmologists who work in 5 medical centers responsible for approximately 358,000 patients enrolled in our area of coverage. In addition, 35 optometrists work collaboratively with us, the department has 2 surgical retina surgeons, one medical retina specialist, 2 cornea surgeons, 2 glaucoma surgeons (recruiting for our third), 1 pediatric/strabismus surgeon and 1 oculo-plastic surgeon (starts in January 2019.) There are 7 general ophthalmologists (interviewing for our 8th ) who practice in a collegial environment within the group. Nighttime, weekend and Holiday on-call duties are shared equally by all surgeons of the group other than the 2 retinal surgeons on a separate call rotation.

Qualifications:
BE/BC in Ophthalmology
2-3 Years of experience in Glaucoma preferred after fellowship training
Proficient in cataract and glaucoma surgery
Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of MD, DC and VA
Ability to obtain a DEA for all jurisdictions as well as Controlled Substance licenses in MD and DC

Employer Profile

When you join the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPMG), youll be able to get more out of your life and your career. As a physician-owned and managed multi-specialty group, we know firsthand what it takes to advance professionally and thrive personally. Thats why we provide a comprehensive network of support services and a work and call schedule thats designed to help you make the most of your time...both at work and at home. The Kaiser Permanente medical care program is the largest and most experienced integrated health-care system in the country. Established over 50 years ago, our programs continue to receive national awards of excellence. Today, KP serves 9 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia. We have over 16,000 physicians, approximately 173,000 employees, 37 hospitals, and over 600 medical offices nationwide. The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group is a physician-owned and managed multi-specialty group with over 1,500 physicians serving over 700,000 patients at 30 medical centers located throughout the Washington, DC and Baltimore metro areas (Northern Virginia and Suburban Maryland).

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