Digital Health Physician

  • Novant Health
  • Remote
  • Apr 16, 2021
Physician Family Medicine

Job Description

The Digital Health and Engagement team at Novant Health is looking for a compassionate, caring, board certified/board eligible family physician to join our rapidly growing team.  This is a full-time remote opportunity.  The hours covered will vary 7am - 7pm Monday-Sunday, 7pm-7am as needed.      

This role provides primary care to a wide variety of patients, both in-person and through virtual health consults. The in-person consults may be conducted in a physician practice, clinic or ambulatory facility, or other non-traditional setting and virtual health consults will be performed in a virtual care setting (e.g. home office) using video, mobile and telephonic technologies. This role collaborates with other physicians, mid-level providers, staff, and other health care professionals to provide the best care across the health care continuum. Additionally, this role serves as an integral member of the health care team who works to ensure safety, best practice and high quality standards of care are maintained across the continuum.


Education: Graduate of an accredited school of medicine required

Experience: 3 years of experience working in a physician practice setting. 1 year working in a telehealth/virtual care setting

Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current MD license in appropriate state, board Certification, and current DEA license required

Additional Skills Preferred:

  • Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing
  • Ability to work with management team and physicians; demonstrated customer service skills, interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Possesses excellent computer skills with the ability to multitask including navigating and documenting in an EMR while communicating with the patient and using a video and/or telephonic platform
  • Ability to be a team player, contribute to a positive working environment, and demonstrate initiative, ownership and accountability
  • Knowledge of healthcare environment as it relates to technology, physicians, medical group practice, hospitals, ancillary services and insurance/managed care. Up to 25% regional day travel between facilities may be required


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervision of APPs
  • Utilizing the approved medical practices process in the delivery of all patient care
  • Providing clinical assessments and utilizing approved medical protocols per policy and recommending an appropriate level of clinical care based on clinical judgment and protocols
  • Reviewing and updating patient records and checking records for accuracy at each patient appointment
  • Providing education experiences to patient families, staff, other health professionals, and the community
  • Analyzing test results and determining appropriate care needed, including referrals, follow-up visits and further treatment options
  • Remaining knowledgeable on current federal, state and local laws, accreditation standards or regulatory agency requirements that apply to the assigned area of responsibility and ensures compliance with all such laws, regulations and standards