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  • Obesity Medicine Physician | Forte Well Being

    Join an organization that is a true pioneer in the field of medicine. Forte is a new groundbreaking model and collaborative approach to healthcare and wellbeing with movement, medical, lifestyle, nutrition, cooking, and coaching.  We are seeking a dynamic, passionate, and skilled physician who will enjoy and embrace a collaborative and energetic team environment with an exceptionally skilled team of clinicians. See our website: www.forte-wellbeing.com.

    We need a self-starter who has energy and enthusiasm for being part of a start-up practice with a team to support and teach patients to transform their health and well-being. Imagine your dream practice that allows for in-depth visits, a supportive team, and is focused on patients and interactive experiences. A place where your voice and vision allow for optimal care to be delivered. Our infrastructure is well thought out and we have incorporated a Physical Therapy and Movement Team, Weight Management with Obesity Medicine Specialists, Primary Care, Medical dimension of Wellness, Nutrition and Dietetics, Teaching kitchen, a unique Occupational Therapy model for Lifestyle changes, and Health coaching and we are recruiting other specialists to be part of our team. Enter on the ground floor and become part of building a model that is breaking all conceptions of a health practice.

    Responsibilities include managing the medical client member panel, assisting in the development of new programs and clinical services, providing training to technical staff as needed, utilization of services and modalities supporting health and wellbeing. Room for innovation and sub-specialization.

    Ideal Candidates have the following qualifications:

    • DO or MD from accredited medical school, Board Certification preferred. 
    • Board Certified.   
    • Strong focus on clinical excellence and the ability to combine the best practices of modern and ancient medical knowledge to elevate individual care.  
    • Eligibility for Arizona medical licensure and DEA

    Responsibilities:

    The successful candidate will be responsible for the evaluation and treatment of their caseload of patients and will work with the team to ensure that all patients receive the best care, outcomes and value. Patient involvement in their experience and satisfaction are paramount to success. 
     
    Opportunity includes: 

    • Competitive salary 
    • Paid medical malpractice 
    • Partnership track available 
    • Sensitivity to work culture and physician wellness 
    • Flexible work schedule 
    • CME allowance 
    • PTO 
    • Excellent health benefits  

    EMAIL:n recruiter@acarestrategies.com or FAX current CV to (480) 257-7310 

    Date posted: 11/21/2022

  • Weight Management Physician Opportunity | Hattiesburg Clinic, P.A.

    Hattiesburg Clinic is seeking a BC/BE Obesity Medicine physician to join its Weight Management center.  This service is the only one of its kind in South Mississippi dedicated to weight management. The adult consultative clinic is a physician-led program providing comprehensive evaluations and management of obesity.  This facility treats obesity as a chronic disease and addresses nutrition, exercise, environmental and social issues influencing weight, pharmacology and surgery.

    Our team includes a board certified obesity management physician, nurse practitioner, registered dieticians, wellness nurses, bariatric surgeons and a bariatric surgery coordinator.

    What we offer:

    • Full-time position for a physician qualified in the evaluation and medical management of patients with obesity and obesity-related co-morbidities
    • A large patient referral base
    • A multi-disciplinary team and close collaboration with Bariatric Surgeons
    • Monday – Friday schedule with limited call
    • A first-year guaranteed salary with excellent benefits, including relocation assistance

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Completion of an accredited fellowship in Obesity Medicine or BC/BE in Obesity Medicine by the ABOM
    • BC/BE in Internal Medicine, and Internal Medicine sub-specialty, or Family Medicine
    • Expertise in the field of obesity medicine. This field of medicine requires competency in the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity
    • Competence with all non-surgical therapeutic interventions including diet, physical activity, behavioral change, and pharmacotherapy, and in providing peri and post-surgical care of metabolic and bariatric surgery patients
    • Eligible for a Mississippi medical license

    Our Community

    Hattiesburg is located in South Mississippi, just hours away from New Orleans and the Alabama and Florida coastal areas.  We are home to two universities, a DO medical school and a several residency programs. Our weather is mild year-round and we have an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities, as well as a variety of shopping and dining options.

    If you are searching for a unique opportunity, please send your CV to Glenda Sharp at glenda.sharp@hattiesburgclinic.com or call 601-579-5008 or 601-606-5941.

    For more information please visit our website: http://www.hattiesburgclinic.com

    Date posted: 10/18/22

  • Full-time PA or APRN | Watson Clinic Lakeland, FL

    Work with extraordinary colleagues who share your dedication to medical excellence!  Since our inception in 1941, Watson Clinic has evolved into one of the largest and most successful multi-specialty medical groups in the Southeast.

    Full-time PA or APRN needed to join an Internal Medicine physician in growing Obesity Medicine practice located in Lakeland, Florida. Hours for appointments are Monday-Friday 8 AM-5:00 PM.

    Prefer experience in obesity medicine but not required, will consider strong interest in obesity medicine- will consider new grad.

    Job Requirements:

    • Work under the supervision of a licensed physician.
    • Responsible for evaluation and management of patients with obesity, including taking general history and physical exam, counseling on diet/exercise and behavioral aspects related to obesity, and prescribing of anti-obesity medication as indicated.
    • Develop within the field, including obtaining extra CME within obesity medicine.
    • You are expected to consult with the supervising Physician on any complicated diagnoses and make treatment decisions collectively.
    • You will have a medical assistant to assist with patient care and follow-up.
    • Florida APRN or PA License & Board Certification Required
    • DEA license (or in application process) Required.
    • 1 year of Obesity Medicine experience preferred.

    This position earns competitive compensation plus a full benefits package including 401(k) with match! We also offer health, dental, and vision, as well as a great team atmosphere that empowers you to seek better ways to deliver service and take ownership of outcomes in providing quality service and support.

    To apply or learn more, please send your resume to wcphysicians@watsonclinic.com or call 863-680-7380

    Date posted 11/17/2022

  • BC/BE Obesity Medicine physician | Greenville, SC

    Doctor For Life is seeking a BC/BE Obesity Medicine physician to join its Weight Management practice.  This service is the only one of its kind in Greenville, SC combining Primary Care Internal Medicine and Medical Weight Management Practice. The adult consultative clinic is a physician-led program providing comprehensive evaluation and management using the 4 evidence-based interventions of Nutrition, Exercise, Behavioral Modification and pharmacotherapy to address and treat the root cause of obesity. Our practice is patient centered, obesity certified physician led team of health professionals which includes Registered Dietitian, Personal Fitness trainer, Culinary Chef and Certified Health Coach.  This facility treats obesity as a chronic disease and addresses not only adult but pediatric nutrition, exercise, environmental and social issues influencing weight, pharmacology and surgery as well.

    What we offer:

    • Full-time position for a physician qualified in the evaluation and medical management of patients with obesity and obesity-related co-morbidities
    • A large patient referral base
    • A multi-disciplinary team
    • Monday – Friday schedule with limited call
    • A first-year guaranteed salary with excellent benefits, including relocation assistance

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Completion of an accredited fellowship in Obesity Medicine or BC/BE in Obesity Medicine by the ABOM
    • BC/BE in Internal Medicine, and Internal Medicine sub-specialty, or Family Medicine
    • Expertise in the field of obesity medicine. This field of medicine requires competency in the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity
    • Competence with all non-surgical therapeutic interventions including diet, physical activity, behavioral change, and pharmacotherapy, and in providing peri and post-surgical care of metabolic and bariatric surgery patients
    • Eligible for a South Carolina medical license

    Our Community

    Greenville is located in South Carolina, just hours away from Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA areas.  We are home to several universities, USC Medical school and DO medical school and several residency programs. Our weather is mild year-round and we have an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities, as well as a variety of shopping and dining options.

    If you are searching for a unique opportunity, please send your CV to Fermin Redondo at fredondo@drforlife.com or call 864-640-0009 or fax 864-558-0589.

    For more information please visit our website: www.drforlife.com

    Date Posted: 11/10/2022

  • Psychologist - Medical Weight Loss | MultiCare Health System

    MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness seeks a full time Medical Weight Loss Psychologist to join our nationally accredited team in the Puget Sound Region.

    Why MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness:

    • Effective, evidence-based weight loss and wellness programs and procedures in a compassionate and supportive environment
    • Multi-disciplinary team includes five bariatricians, three bariatric surgeons, seven medical and seven surgical weight loss registered dietitians, two psychologists, one licensed mental health counselor, one therapist
    • Current footprint includes a hub clinic in Tacoma and satellite sites in Covington, Gig Harbor and Puyallup
    • Surgical and non-surgical weight loss options
    • Medical supervision through all stages of patient care
    • Dedicated, one-on-one support from our expert staff
    • Weight-loss plans tailored to fit patient-specific needs and health goals using a lifestyle approach
    • Nationally accredited as a Comprehensive Center, under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®)

    What we have to offer:

    • Position based in Tacoma, WA with up to a couple days per week spent working in our satellite clinics in Pierce and South King counties
    • Collaborate with three Obesity Medicine physicians, dietitians, and therapists
    • Regular work schedule is Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm; no evenings, weekends or after hours call responsibility
    • Be a part of an evolving specialty where your input is valued and considered during program development and innovation
    • Join an established practice where you significantly impact patient quality of life while working with a team to address all aspects of the ‘dilemma’ of obesity
    • Facilitate therapeutic support group and classes for patients
    • Deliver staff in-services, assist in program development, and serve as a resource for providers on behavioral health resources that may benefit weight loss patients
    • Competitive salary, full array of benefits and the beauty of Pacific Northwest living

    What you will need:

    • Doctoral degree (PhD or PsyD) from an APA accredited program
    • Training specific to treating weight loss patients, as well as eating disorders/disordered eating psychosocial behaviors related to obesity and wellness
    • Experience with the assessment and ongoing care of weight loss patients/those with eating disorders or disordered patterns including emotional eating
    • Licensed as a psychologist in the state of WA prior to employment start date
    • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

    About us:

    MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 20,000 team members (employees, providers, and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration, and kindness.

    Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes eleven hospitals:

    • Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
    • Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
    • Capital Medical Center (Olympia)
    • Covington Medical Center (Covington)
    • Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
    • Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
    • Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
    • Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
    • Valley Hospital (Spokane)
    • Navos Behavioral Health Hospital (Seattle)
    • Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital (Tacoma)

    Keywords: Psychology, Psychologist, Eating Disorder, Weight Loss, Seattle, Tacoma

    Apply: https://jobs.multicare.org/jobs/?id=201483

    Questions: Contact Sheree Keen at sheree.keen@multicare.org

    Date posted: 11/8/22

  • Obesity Medicine Physician Opportunity | Brevard County, FL

    Obesity Medicine Physician Opportunity on Florida's Space Coast

    Health First Medical Group currently has a Primary Care Physician with Obesity Medicine Focus Opportunity on Florida's Space Coast.

     Position Highlights:

    • Employed FT position with Health First Medical Group.
    • Must have obesity medicine fellowship or certification.
    • Required Board Certified or Board Eligible.
    • Must be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in Florida or currently have a Florida license.

     Health First Medical Group

    Health First Medical Group is part of Health First which is a regional health care organization based in Brevard County. With more than 400 providers practicing at more than 25 office locations in over 50 different specialties, Health First Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty group on the Space Coast.

    About Health First

    Health First has been providing quality care to Brevard County residents for over 24 years. Health First delivers healthcare services throughout Brevard County with a network comprised of 4 hospitals, a multi-specialty medical group with more than 400 providers, a cancer institute, a health plan, and outpatient wellness services including diagnostics, home health care, sleep centers, fitness facilities, pharmacy, cardiac rehabilitation, physical therapy, aging services, a hospice program, and a bone wellness center. 

    Florida’s space coast is a fantastic place to work and play!

    • Situated on the east coast of Florida, Brevard County, is positioned midway between Jacksonville and Miami and approximately 60 miles east of Orlando.
    • Family-oriented, hometown feel community nestled along the Atlantic Ocean with 72 miles of pristine beaches and year-round tropical weather.

    Compensation & Benefit Package

    • Competitive Base Salary & Bonus Incentive Opportunity
    • Retirement Savings Options
    • Insurance (health, dental, vision, life, short & long-term disability, supplemental & dependent life)
    • Other: fitness center membership, childcare services, paid vacation, education stipend, relocation allowance, relocation bonus, employee assistance, and many other optional benefits

     Visit www.hf.org/cancer to learn more about our services.

    Visit www.HF.org to learn more about Health First and Health First Medical Group.

    Visit www.visitspacecoast.com to learn more about our community.

    Please contact Heather Coalter at Heather.Coalter@hf.org to schedule time to discuss this great opportunity!

    Date posted: 11/1/22

  • Medical Provider (Nurse Practitioner / Physician’s Assistant) | Chandler, AZ

    When you join Options Medical Weight Loss (OMWL) you are creating a career path for yourself; it is not just a job, it is a mission with purpose. You will also love what you do as you become an invaluable support to those seeking a healthy lifestyle. We offer incredible opportunities for professional development with tuition reimbursement and succession planning for advancement within our company. We are growing rapidly, so if you want to be a part of something rewarding and exciting while effecting positive change in patients' lives, you are the right fit for Options Medical Weight Loss! We are seeking a dedicated Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant to join our Arizona Clinic!

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

    • Collaborates with Clinic Team, Medical Team Manager, and Chief Medical Officer to identify patients' needs and help develop a Weight Loss Program to meet these goals.
    • Meets with new patients to perform health assessments, orient them about services, identify needs, and suggest programs best suited to support weight loss goals.
    • May cover Medical Assistants as needed, conducting vitals and phlebotomy practices.
    • Follows patients in clinic as needed for continuity of care, and schedules follow-up visits in clinic as needed.
    • Acts as a resource expert for decisions, planning, and policies affecting the health and wellness of OMWL patients.
    • Maintains comprehensive knowledge of OMWL programs and pharmacology.
    • Possess core values to provide outstanding patient care.
    • Provide feedback to leadership regarding operations to drive continuous improvement for patient experience

    Desired Skills:

    • Aspiration to help patients achieve their weight loss targets.
    • Enjoy educating and motivating others.
    • Ability to perform phlebotomy (Required).

    Education/Experience:

    • Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant program in accordance with respective state regulations.
    • Current approval by the joint Board of Medical Examiners and/or Board of Nursing to perform medical acts.
    • Must be currently licensed as a registered nurse in the state where the respective clinic is located.
    • Must possess an unrestricted DEA license

    We Offer:

    • Competitive pay
    • Paid Time Off
    • Continuing education reimbursement
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurances
    • Parental Leave
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Employer Assistance Program

    Apply today at http://optionsmedicalweightloss.com/careers/

    Please contact Leah Grover at recruiting@optionsmedicalweightloss.com or lgrover@optionsmedicalweightloss.com to schedule a time to discuss this great opportunity

    Check us out at https://optionsmedicalweightloss.com to learn more about our services

    Date posted: 10/31/22

  • Medical Provider (Nurse Practitioner) | Westlake, OH

    When you join Options Medical Weight Loss (OMWL) you are creating a career path for yourself; it is not just a job, it is a mission with purpose. You will also love what you do as you become an invaluable support to those seeking a healthy lifestyle. We offer incredible opportunities for professional development with tuition reimbursement and succession planning for advancement within our company. We are growing rapidly, so if you want to be a part of something rewarding and exciting while effecting positive change in patients' lives, you are the right fit for Options Medical Weight Loss! We are seeking a dedicated Nurse Practitioner to join our Westlake Clinic!

    SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:

    The Medical Provider plans, directs, and evaluates patients' health and appropriateness for OMWLs Weight Loss Programs. Performs health assessments, and laboratory testing; writes prescriptions, and performs office procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols, and available equipment. The Provider collaborates with the OMWL Clinic team in the care, support, and treatment of patients to assist them in achieving their weight loss and healthy lifestyle goals.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

    • Collaborates with Clinic Team, Medical Team Manager, and Chief Medical Officer to identify patients' needs and help develop a Weight Loss Program to meet these goals.
    • Meets with new patients to perform health assessments, orient them about services, identify needs, and suggest programs best suited to support weight loss goals.
    • May cover Medical Assistants as needed, conducting vitals and phlebotomy practices.
    • Follows patients in clinic as needed for continuity of care, and schedules follow-up visits in clinic as needed.
    • Acts as a resource expert for decisions, planning, and policies affecting the health and wellness of OMWL patients.
    • Maintains comprehensive knowledge of OMWL programs and pharmacology.
    • Possess core values to provide outstanding patient care.
    • Provide feedback to leadership regarding operations to drive continuous improvement for patient experience

    Desired Skills:

    • Aspiration to help patients achieve their weight loss targets.
    • Enjoy educating and motivating others.
    • Ability to perform phlebotomy (Required).

    Education/Experience:

    • Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program in accordance with respective state regulations.
    • Current approval by the joint Board of Medical Examiners and/or Board of Nursing to perform medical acts.
    • Must be currently licensed as a registered nurse in the state where the respective clinic is located.
    • Must possess an unrestricted DEA license

    We Offer:

    • Medical (Employer supplemented), Dental, Vision
    • Parental Leave
    • Employer paid short-term disability
    • Paid Time Off (PTO).
    • Continuing Education Reimbursement
    • Ongoing Teambuilding Events and Experiences
    • Continuing to enhance and enrich and formalize our employee recognition and rewards program
    • Generous discount on Options Medical Services and Products (40%)
    • Promotion and Career Growth Opportunities
    • Job Type: Full-time

    Apply today at http://optionsmedicalweightloss.com/careers/

    Please contact Leah Grover at recruiting@optionsmedicalweightloss.com or lgrover@optionsmedicalweightloss.com to schedule a time to discuss this great opportunity

    Check us out at https://optionsmedicalweightloss.com to learn more about our services

    Date posted: 10/31/22

  • Bariatrician – Full-Time | Nashua, NH

    Excellent Opportunity for Full-Time Bariatrician:

    Foundation Medical Partners is seeking a BC/BE Obesity Medicine physician to join a growing multidisciplinary MBSAQIP comprehensive center. Candidates with previous experience in Obesity Medicine are preferred. This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician to work with our current bariatrician, bariatric surgeon, and advanced practice providers in a multi-disciplinary weight management team.  With integrated nutrition and behavioral health providers in the office, our center is looking for a physician to help us continue to grow and meet the needs of our expanding patient population.

    The center offers both a Bariatric Surgery and Medical Weight Loss Programs.  The medical program is dedicated to serving patients engaged in medical weight loss as well as both pre- and post-operative surgical patients.  With the recent addition of advanced endoscopic capabilities, we anticipate offering endoscopic weight management options as well. The appointed individual will be responsible for providing collaborative services including initial and ongoing assessment, diagnosis and treatment, and patient coordination.

    Foundation Medical Partners is the second largest multi-specialty provider practice in New Hampshire.  With 300+ providers, on staff at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, we are proud to offer the community convenient locations and outstanding quality services.

    Southern New Hampshire Medical Center is a 188-bed Acute Care Hospital and Level III Trauma Center, serving the Greater Nashua area since 1893. SNHMC is a DNV GL-accredited institution, with a mission to provide exceptional care that improves the health and well-being of individuals and the communities we serve. SNHMC is proud to be designated as a Magnet Recognition Program®, an honor which recognizes outstanding nursing care worldwide.

    SolutionHealth is the health system which offers comprehensive acute, ambulatory and post-acute care services throughout southern NH and northern Massachusetts.  The founding members are Southern NH Health in Nashua, NH and Elliot Health System in Manchester, NH.

    Nashua, NH is located just over the Massachusetts border. Nashua, and the surrounding areas, offer a wide selection of excellent schools, endless outdoor activities, and a wealth of arts and entertainment. Consistently ranked one of the best places to live in America, southern NH is an economically strong region with a low cost of living, and safe and vibrant communities. We are less than 1hour to Boston, MA; 1.5hrs to Providence, RI; 4.5hrs to NYC; 22mins to Manchester, NH; 2hrs to Portland, ME. If you prefer city, suburbs, mountains, lakes or the ocean – we are close to all that beautiful New England has to offer!

    NH has no state sales tax and residents pay no state income tax.

    If you are interested in learning more about this wonderful opportunity, please share your current CV with Christi Regis at Christi.regis@snhhs.org.

    We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Apply Here: https://bit.ly/3znYnE3

    Date posted: 10/24/22

  • BC/BE Obesity Medicine | Physician Piedmont Atlanta Hospital

    Are you looking to work at a Nationally recognized Best Places to Work? Here at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital we are seeking a BC/BE Obesity Medicine Physician that is committed to providing high quality and compassionate care to patients.

    The ideal provider will have the passion to making Piedmont and our patients better. New fellows are encouraged to apply. In this position you will see non-surgical, pre/post op care patients.

    This role will also be imbedded into a bariatric surgery practice with minimal practice-based call. Clinic is Monday – Friday with minimal weekend needs.

    Requirements:

    Medical Degree (MD or DO)

    Active license in Georgia or eligible to obtain

    Board Certified/Board Eligible in Obesity Medicine

    Position Highlights:

    Competitive Salary

    Comprehensive Benefits

    Epic EMR

    Piedmont Offers:

    Physician Governance

    Quality, Service, & Reputation

    Competitive salary

    Comprehensive benefits including CME allowance

    401K with match

    To be considered for this opportunity email your CV to Nicole.Lawson@piedmont.org

    Piedmont Healthcare is a top-rated system with award winning hospitals and employees comprised of over 15 hospitals, more than 2,500 physicians, and over 700 clinic practice locations across greater Atlanta and North Georgia. With over 1 million outpatient encounters, you will have the opportunity to see and treat a variety of medical conditions. Piedmont Healthcare is a fast-growing, recognized leader in delivering expert care. Metro Atlanta’s vibrant economy fuels a wealth of global communities and diverse cultural experiences, while the state of Georgia offers coastline beaches and mountain views. Live and work with the best at Piedmont in the big and small towns of the Peach State.

    Date posted: 10/4/22


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