Shift: Mon-Fri, 7:30am-4:00pm
Location: McKeesport, PA
Summary of Job Duties: The Primary Care Physician is responsible for periodic and episodic assessment and management of individual participants’ medical conditions, and for oversight of their use of medical specialists and inpatient care. The Primary Care Physician is part of an Interdisciplinary Team with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess, plan care for, and provide service to frail elderly participants.
Required Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Medicine. Completion of residency in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Fellowship training in geriatrics preferred.
Required Licensure: Must have a current license to practice medicine in Pennsylvania (MD or DO), current DEA license, Medicare provider enrollment, and a valid PA driver’s license.
Required Experience: A minimum of one year of primary care experience with a frail or elderly population.
- Geriatric Assessment and management of co-morbidity.
- Effective listening and communication skills with patients, families and IDT members.
- Clear and complete documentation.
- Effective Team skills including but not limited to reliability, active listening, positive approaches, courtesy and respect in line with Community LIFE Mission and Values statements.
Community LIFE offers a generous benefit package, including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, Life insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability insurance, 5 weeks Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Company contribution to a 403(b) retirement plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Mileage Reimbursement, Employee Appreciation events, and more!
Community LIFE is a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly, committed to empowering older adults to remain at home while preserving their dignity, independence and quality of life.
Our program brings the region’s experts in geriatric medicine and care together to work as a team in specialized Day Centers, to help older adults enjoy the highest quality of life possible.
Our professionals are committed to keeping older adults independent, and in their homes. Our wide range of services are designed to meet the varied needs of seniors and include medical care, social services, meals, activities, transportation and much more.
Covid Vaccine Statement:
Community LIFE continues to comply with CMS mandated COVID-19 vaccination requirements for our staff. Community LIFE strongly supports vaccination and encourages everyone who can get vaccinated to do so to protect themselves, their co-workers, and our patients. All staff must be in compliance with the CMS COVID-19 mandates. Medical or Religious exemptions may be available to those who qualify.