LifeLong Medical Care

  • General Internist or Family Practice Physician

    Job Locations US-CA-Oakland
    Posted Date 2 years ago(5/18/2017 5:57 PM)
    ID
    2017-1402
  • Overview

    LifeLong Medical Care has an opportunity for a General Internist or Family Practice Physician to join our health centers providing  primary care to a diverse patient population. The ideal candidate would be taking on a well established patient panel with a focus on Diabetes management and Hypertension. Must have a commitment to providing high quality outpatient primary care dedicated to building a collaborative team model of care, and ideally experienced working with the under-served.

     

    LifeLong Medical Care is a large, multi-site, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with a rich history of providing innovative health-care and social services to a wonderfully diverse patient community. Our patient-centered health home is a dynamic place to work, practice, and grow. We have 19 primary care health centers and deliver integrated services including psychosocial, referrals, chronic disease management, dental, health education, home visits, and much, much more. LifeLong Medical Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, generous leave benefits including nine paid holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts, 403(b) retirement savings plan.

     

    Loan repayment/forgiveness candidacy is available through the National Health Service Corp (NHSC) program. To learn more, visit the following link: http://www.nhsc.hrsa.gov/loanrepayment/index.html

    Responsibilities

    Diagnosis, treatment, consultation and follow-up care, medication orders, and interpreting results of clinical tests while collaborating with a supervising physician with the goal of delivering comprehensive care that improves patients' quality of life and prevents unnecessary re-admissions to acute settings; provides triage services; maintains accurate medical records through our electronic health records system.

    Qualifications

    • Current California MD license.
    • Training and experience in geriatrics, internal medicine, and/or family practice with board eligibility or certification required.
    • Interest in working with a diverse patient population in a community based organization and sensitivity to their needs and health problems; commitment to a community health philosophy of prevention and primary care.
    • Experience with electronic health records.

     

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