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Associate Medical Director - Clinical Operations

Associate Medical Director - Clinical Operations

ID 
2017-1507
# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-CA-Berkeley
Posted Date 
7/19/2017
Category 
Provider

More information about this job

Overview

Located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area, LifeLong Medical Care has an exciting opportunity for an Associate Medical director to join our multi-disciplinary team providing outpatient primary care for elderly patients at our Over 60 Health Center, located in Berkeley, California.The ideal candidate must have a commitment to providing high quality primary care for complex elderly patients, dedicated to building a collaborative team model of care, and a proven track record of leadership experience working a diverse environment.

 

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 (PC HPSA score = 15) through the National Health Service Corp. To learn more, visit the following link: www.nhsc.hrsa.gov 

 

LifeLong Medical Care is a large, multi-site, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with a rich history of providing innovative healthcare and social services to a wonderfully diverse patient community. To learn more about LifeLong Medical Care, please visit our website - www.lifelongmedical.org

 

CV submissions can be sent to frodriguez@lifelongmedical.org

Responsibilities

This individual will focus on the care of the elderly (some complex and frail). The Health Center utilizes a multidisciplinary team approach with primary care providers, RNs, Social Workers, Psychiatry, podiatry and optometry. Candidate will be responsible for overseeing and supervising clinical care in the clinic, as well as providing mentorship and support to another physicians and clinical staff and students.

 

Candidate is also responsible for overseeing our Nursing Home care medical group and ensuring quality of care.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Candidates must be Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine.
  • Board Certification in Geriatrics a plus.
  • Possess a current California Licensure
  • Experience with multi-cultural, high-risk patients in outpatient primary care.
  • Experience working with an EHR system
  • 2 years experience preferred in a clinical leadership role.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, primary health care setting and prioritize competing job demands.
  • Demonstrated ability and sensitivity to working with a diverse staff and with a patient population from various ethnic, socioeconomic, age, education, lifestyle, and experiential backgrounds, particularly with the underserved population.