LifeLong Medical Care

  • Associate Medical Director

    Job Locations US-CA-Oakland
    Posted Date 1 week ago(4/16/2018 8:26 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    LifeLong Medical Care has an exciting opportunity for a Physician to join our multi-disciplinary team as the Associate Medical Director. The ideal candidate must have a commitment to providing high quality primary care, building collaborative teams, and working with underserved populations. We are looking for a Primary Care Physician with Administrative experience and a passion for developing and participating in a team model of care for a complex population.

    We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits: medical, dental, vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, dependent and domestic partner coverage, 403(b) retirement savings plan and loan repayment programs.  LifeLong is a qualified site for federal and state loan repayment programs. Acceptance rate may vary year to year based on funding levels and number of applicants.




    The position’s duties will include a mix of clinical and administrative responsibilities with about 20%-30% clinical time.  Duties include:

    • Oversee existing Programs (e.g. Scribe, Hep C, MAT) including some direct supervision of staff, and partner with others to develop and implement new programs.
    • Work closely with Director of Primary Care Operations to ensure cooperative relationships between clinical and administrative staff.
    • Interact regularly with site-based AMD’s and Center Managers to identify and respond to their needs.
    • Ongoing involvement in provider recruitment and retention efforts.
    • Regular interactions with other administrative leaders such as CFO, CAO, Director of Planning, and Director of QI.
    • Participate in committee meetings requiring clinical representation such as QI and P&T
    • Supervise physicians and advanced practice providers
    • Participate actively in collaborative care, team building and training
    • Provide direct patient care


    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Individual must be a physician possessing a current CA Medical Licensure and experience working with vulnerable patients in outpatient primary care.
    • Prior management experience.
    • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a, fast-paced health care setting and prioritize competing job demands.
    • Demonstrated ability and sensitivity working with a diverse staff and patient population from varied race, ethnic, socioeconomic, age, education and lifestyle backgrounds.



    Job Requirements          

    • Associate’s Degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
    • Minimum of two years of experience with essential duties above.
    • Three year’s supervisory experience.
    • Current knowledge of FQHC/medical office practices, procedures and billing program and Compliance and Fraud & Abuse rules as related to billing and collecting with Federal, State and third-party payers.
    • Proficient in Microsoft office Word, Excel, Outlook

    Job Preferences

    • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred.
    • Community Healthcare
    • NextGen



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