Primary Care Physician

    November 29, 2023
    Western, Massachusetts
    Job Type


    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



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