Physician Resident Pathways Program - Albuquerque, NM

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At Optum, we share what might be a surprisingly simple goal: making the health system work better for everyone. We look for people who relentlessly push themselves to go farther. For these high performers, a position on a team at Optum is a natural fit. We offer more than the talent, resources and can-do culture-we offer a place to improve the lives of others while doing your life's best work.(sm)

Optum New Mexico is seeking for a PGY3 Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Resident (2nd year going into 3rd year) to join our Primary Care Pathway Program.

Position Highlights:
  • This is a temporary role intended for 3rd year physician residents, interested in pursuing a full-time role with our group following completion of residency
  • Optum will educate and prepare Physicians for next generation population health models in a top-notch patient and provider setting
  • The customized program will be completed at New West facilities with deep exposure to primary care within a team-based practice environment that will require a commitment of few hours per month

Compensation:
  • Physician Resident will receive an adjusted annual salary and sign-on bonus

What makes an Optum Organization different?
  • Providers are supported to practice at the peak for their license
  • As one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organization in the country, Optum consistently delivers clinical outcomes that meet or exceed national standards
  • We promote a culture of clinical innovation and transformation
  • We are a top performer of the Quadruple Aim initiative in Southern Nevada
  • We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community or our local organizations

Optum New Mexico. We are happy to call Albuquerque, New Mexico home. With the tail of the Rockies at our doorstep, we have world-class hiking, biking and skiing at our fingertips. Coupled with amazing scenery, a diverse culture, remarkable food and a world-renowned art scene, it's no wonder we're the "Secret of the Southwest!"

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Must be transitioning into their 3rd year of residency or early into their 3rd year

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Preferred candidate will be a local physician resident in New Mexico

The Optum Story:
At Optum, we've found that putting clinicians at the center of care is the best way to improve lives. Our physician-led organization is one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the world, serving over 17 million people through more than 45,000 aligned physicians and 9,000 advanced practice clinicians. You will find our team working in local clinics, surgery centers and urgent care centers, within care models focused on managing risk, higher quality outcomes and driving change through collaboration and innovation. Learn more about our journey at www.workatoptum.com.

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum is an Equal Employment Opportunity 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. Optum is a drug-free workplace. © 2020 Optum. All rights reserved.

Job Keywords: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Resident, Physician, Pathway Program, Albuquerque, NM, New Mexico

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