Community Health Connections Site Medical Director - Sign On Bonus!!! in Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Essential Duties and Major responsibilities:
Provides and manages direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment for patients.
Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
Responsible for transitioning practice from Fee-For-Service to Value-Based Care.
Responsible for QA/QI initiatives.
Responsible for tracking and managing value-based metric's.
Initiates and integrates established departmental policies, procedures, guidelines, protocols, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
As appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs.
Participates in the on call schedule.
Oversees the performance of site providers including annual reviews..
Mentors young providers.
Observes, assesses, and records symptoms, reactions, and progress.
Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
Knowledge of relevant drugs and non-pharmaceutical patient care aids and ability to prescribe dosages and instruct patients in correct usage.
Maintains quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
Develops and presents educational programs and/or workshops when needed.
Knowledge of related accreditation and certification requirements.
Knowledge of community medical diagnostic and patient care services in area of medical expertise.
Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in areas of expertise.
Effective verbal and written communication skills, including the robust use of the EMR used at CHC.
Supervises, advises, and trains clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise.
Works both independently and in a team
Demonstrates understanding and commitment to the mission of the health center
Demonstrates understanding and commitment to the established CHC Values and Standards
Responsible for success of population health initiatives.
Other job-related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Medical Doctor with 8 to 10 years of directly related experience which may include residency in a directly related medical specialty. Board Certified Family Practice/ Internal Medicine Physician; ACLS or CPR/AED Certified.
GREAT BENEFITS including Bonus Program, Retirement, Professional Allowance, Visa Sponsoring, health, dental, life, vision, LTD, 3 wks vaca. to start, 10 holidays, sick time and more.
Medical terminology: Novice
Medical office experience: Expert
Customer Service: Novice
Bilingual (Spanish/Eng.): Novice
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them
Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
- Doctorate or better
Licenses & Certifications
- 8-10 years: Medical Doctor
- Family Practice