We are seeking candidates for a full-time primary physician for a community network of health centers and caring professionals that provide outstanding primary and preventive care for patients of all ages. The region is a federally designated rural community and a Medically Underserved Population Area.
Community Health Programs embraces its role as a nonprofit health care provider and community partner. They are a leader in the communities we serve by providing high quality healthcare, dental services, wellness education and family support services.
Salary: $220,000 - $260,000 / year
The Physician will join a dedicated team of healthcare providers and will provide comprehensive and continuing care. This will include routine and emergency clinic care, support of health promotion and preventative medicine. This person will support CHP’s mission, vision, and values and will adhere to compliance protocols as well as CHP’s policies and procedures.
Physician Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Participate in the practice call schedule
Maintain board certification
Maintain all other required certifications including BLS and PALS
Maintain patient medical records within the electronic health record in a timely fashion
Submit patient charges in a timely fashion
Support the mission, vision and values of CHP
Be a community ambassador for CHP
Abide by all human resource policies including those pertaining to professional behavior
Participate in practice and organizational meetings and events in a positive, collaborative, and supportive manner
Be a supportive and collaborative practice partner
Provide constructive guidance and feedback to colleagues and organization
Participate in the peer review program
Supervise colleagues as needed
Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Essential Skills and Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Graduation from an accredited medical school
Completion of an accredited residency
Licensing through the USMLE
Active and unrestricted Massachusetts medical license
Specialty board certification or obtaining such within one year of hire
Prefer previous practice experience of 3 or more years
Prefer bilingual in English and Spanish