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Job Type

Part-time

Full Job Description

We are seeking a dynamic part-time skilled nursing facility physician. This position will be an addition to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Rounding Team in caring for Kaiser Permanente Georgia (KPGA) members with serious illnesses. The primary focus is on inpatient care, providing assessments, treatment and recommendations. The physician will work closely with the facility nurses, social workers, clinical pharmacy specialist, case managers and other team members. Visits with members will occur in one of five core SNFs. Collaborating with the member’s other physicians, the physician in this position will treat and/or recommend care for members’ medical problems and chronic illnesses with emphasis on patients’ quality of life and functional ability. This will include counseling on advance directives, physical and psychosocial concerns, end of life care, and other topics as appropriate.


Ideal candidates will be MD/DO, post-graduate residency training, and board certification in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine, one-year post-residency experience in caring for patients in an inpatient and/or facility setting, demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with patients with seriously ill patients, their family members/caregivers, and other physician and non-physician health professionals. Ability and willingness to travel to various locations for patient care. Must be ACLS certified.

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group (TSPMG) is one of Georgia’s largest independent, physician-owned, multi-specialty medical groups. More than 500 physicians and 150 associate practitioners work together in a unique integrated care model to provide high-quality care to over 300,000 Kaiser Permanente members. Care is delivered at 26 medical offices featuring state-of-the-art equipment, labs, imaging services, and pharmacies. We also provide surgical services and around the clock care at some of the area’s top hospitals.

TSPMG offers a competitive salary, a generous retirement package, paid time off, health, dental, vision, and life insurance, long and short-term disability, relocation allowance, and more. We also offer numerous clinical and non-clinical learning opportunities and physician leadership development.

Atlanta, our home for more than 30 years, is a thriving metropolis that blends southern charm with modern art, music and culture. Learn more about our beautiful southern city at http://www.atlanta.com/.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. We maintain a drug and nicotine free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Preferred Education and Experience:

  • American Board of Medical Specialties Certification in Geriatric Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Specialties Certification in Palliative Care Medicine
  • 2+ years post-residency experience in providing care to patients in the inpatient and/or facility setting
  • Experience working as part of an interdisciplinary team