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Medical Director, Sequoia PACE

WelbeHealth

  • Location: Fresno, CA

WelbeHealth, a healthcare services company delivering coordinated and value-based care to medically frail seniors, is launching Sequoia PACE, a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly in Fresno, CA. The PACE program serves as participants’ health insurance plan but also provides comprehensive primary care and social services to keep them living safely in the community.

Position Overview

WelbeHealth Sequoia PACE is seeking a Medical Director to serve as a management team member and a core leader within an interdisciplinary team providing highly coordinated care. As a leader in this new program build, the Sequoia PACE Medical Director also will be responsible for the development, maintenance, and oversight of the WelbeHealth Medical Practice and its affiliated PACE program, the Quality Improvement (QI) program, and all medical policies, procedures, standards and protocols. PACE is an ideal environment for physicians as it allows engaging with and truly caring for participants. Physicians also collaborate with a highly skilled interdisciplinary team, lead quality improvement initiatives, all while leaving behind the hassles of fee-for-service medicine. This leader will oversee geriatric primary care for a panel of seniors with access to a 24/7 interdisciplinary team.

 

Qualifications

  • Active California physician license without restrictions.
  • Specialty in Geriatrics (preferred), Internal Medicine, or Family Practice.
  • Current knowledge of chronic care/geriatric issues and best practices.
  • Excellent clinical, organizational, and communication skills in settings with frail, elderly participants, their families, and the Interdisciplinary Team.