Telemedicine Moonlighting - Make a Difference from Home

North Carolina
Clinical
Part-Time

TripleCare is seeking Geriatric, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Hospitalists for a Telemedicine Moonlighting Opportunity

Position Highlights:

    • A market leader in this type of technology
    • Work as a Telemedicine physician from your home
    • Earn extra income with no billing or insurance responsibilities
    • Use cutting-edge technology
    • Be passionate about geriatric care
    • Help acutely-ill patients in skilled nursing facilities avoid unnecessary hospitalizations

Hours: Nightly, one week a month

    • Monday-Thursday 6pm-7am each night
    • Friday from 6pm through until 7am Monday morning
    • During their shifts physicians are expected to be on-call for video consults as needed.

Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Provide clinical coverage after-hours to critically ill patients in Skilled Nursing Facilities preventing, where possible, unnecessary hospitalizations
    • Respond to calls from your home utilizing an innovative HIPAA-compliant telemedicine device and engage appropriately with nursing staff
    • Perform bedside assessment as indicated
    • Provide appropriate orders
    • Document care after the patient episode
    • Work with other physicians and staff to resolve clinical issues or concerns

Qualifications:

    • Board-Certified in either Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Family Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine
    • Minimum of 5 years practicing in either of aforementioned disciplines
    • Experience working in a nursing facility in providing Medical Director services is preferred, but not required
    • Experience and comfortable in discussing Advanced Directives, comfort care and end-of-life care is required
    • Experience engaging with nurses and teaching where necessary
    • Caring for acutely ill patients
    • Licensed in appropriate State
    • Additional State licenses preferred, but not essential

Technology Requirements:

    • Windows-based computer and high-speed internet required.
    • Computer literacy and the capability of working in a technologically-enabled practice
    • Familiarity with Electronic Health Records

To learn more about the TripleCare Care Continuity Model:

http://info.triple.care/hubfs/Final%20TripleCare%20Case%20Study_080117.pdf


For more information about TripleCare please check out the following article:

http://info.triple.care/triplecare-selected-for-cms-telemedicine-study-at-multiple-snfs