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Virtual Pulmonologist

Heartbeat Health

Heartbeat Health

Posted on Friday, August 25, 2023
Heartbeat Health is a venture-backed health tech startup revolutionizing the delivery of cardiovascular care. Our vision is a world where cardiac conditions are detected early, care coordination is friction-free, and at-risk individuals are empowered to live long, heart-healthy lives. Powered by a connected ecosystem of heart health providers, Heartbeat delivers a range of clinical services, including same-day diagnostic reads, televisits, and virtual care programs for patients with atrial fibrillation, vascular disease, and heart failure. We have been featured on TechCrunch, CNBC, Fast Company, and Forbes – and listed on CB Insights Top 150 Digital Health Startups, New York Digital Health Top 100 Startups, and BuiltIn’s 2023 Best Places to Work.
We are seeking an experienced and compassionate Virtual Pulmonologist to provide remote medical consultation and expertise in the field of pulmonary medicine. As a Virtual Pulmonologist, you will diagnose, treat, and guide the management of respiratory conditions through telemedicine, offering patients the convenience of accessing specialized care from their own homes.

About the gig

  • Conduct virtual consultations with patients seeking diagnosis, treatment, and management of various respiratory conditions, including asthma, COPD, and more.
  • Review patients' medical histories, interpret diagnostic reports (spirometry, pulmonary function tests), and conduct comprehensive assessments through video calls.
  • Develop personalized and evidence-based treatment plans, taking into account individual patient factors, medical history, and disease severity.
  • Prescribe medications, inhalers, nebulizers, and other necessary treatments for effective respiratory condition management.
  • Educate patients and their families about their conditions, treatment options, and self-care strategies, promoting understanding and adherence to treatment plans.
  • Collaborate virtually with other healthcare professionals, such as primary care physicians and cardiologists to ensure holistic patient care.
  • Stay updated on the latest advancements in pulmonology research and telemedicine practices to deliver cutting-edge virtual care.
  • Participate in virtual medical conferences, webinars, and scholarly activities to contribute to the knowledge base in the field.
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive electronic medical records, adhering to all privacy and regulatory guidelines.

About you

  • Medical degree (MD or DO) from an accredited institution.
  • Board certification or eligibility in Pulmonary Medicine.
  • Active medical license to practice in the relevant jurisdiction.
  • Completion of a residency program in Internal Medicine followed by a fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine.
  • Proficiency in telemedicine platforms and virtual communication tools.
  • Strong diagnostic skills and the ability to formulate effective treatment plans remotely.
  • Excellent virtual communication skills, with the ability to convey complex medical information in an understandable manner.
  • Commitment to patient-centered care and a patient's right to privacy in a virtual setting.
  • Enthusiasm for staying up-to-date with the latest research and advancements in pulmonology.
  • Self-motivated and capable of working independently in a virtual environment.

Why you'll love working here

  • We're mission-driven: we're revolutionizing the way cardiovascular care is delivered
  • Up for the challenge: make a big impact by joining a fast-growing team in its early stages
  • Great people: become a part of something incredible, and do it with an exceptionally talented, multidisciplinary team.
  • We care about diversity: diversity allows us to build an excellent patient experience. We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
  • In addition to finding people who are truly excellent at what they do, our team is founded on a set of values we hold close to heart:

Our Values

  • Put patients first.
  • Be amazing without ego.
  • Stay hungry and focused.
  • Be accountable.
  • Promote open and authentic communication.
  • Assume the best in others.
  • Have fun.
You’re open to new ideas, thoughtful in your approach, pragmatic in your delivery, constantly learning, and up for a challenge. You elevate the work of those around you. You want the superpower to save millions of lives.
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.