Family Physician

TheJ.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center is a federally qualified community health center which exists to provide patient-centered primary health care services to the medically underserved residents of the greater Savannah-Chatham County, Georgia community. The Health Center makes comprehensive primary care, integrated behavioral health care, oral health care, and inpatient respite care services available to all persons, including the homeless and low-income uninsured and underinsured, regardless of ability to pay. The J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center excels in the provision of compassionate care and promotes healing through healthy living. Our team of highly skilled providers partners with patients in need to enable them to achieve and maintain optimal health and wellness across their life cycle.

J C Lewis Primary Health Care Center is looking for a Family Practice Physician to join our team. Pediatric and OB/GYN experience would be highly beneficial. The Family Practice Physician functions as an active member of the interdisciplinary clinical team. The Family Practice Physician provides comprehensive medical services for members of family, regardless of age or sex within scope of training. Services include: Preventative care, immunizations, primary care and treatment, health education, Prescribing of medications, ordering and interpreting lab testing, physical examinations, STD screenings, Vision/hearing, womens health, family planning, prenatal services, nutrition.

Qualifications:

Medical Degree from accredited medical institution

Specialty in Family Medicine or General Practice

Pediatric experience preferred

OB/GYN experience preferred

Competed Residency and 1 year of experience in family medicine

Licensed in the state of Georgia

Ability to provide supervision to clinic team

Ability to establish and maintain relationships with the medical community

Ability to establish and maintain professional relationship with patients

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Non-profit or public health experience preferred

Primary Responsibilities:

To render primary medical care to patients in an integrated health care setting

Participate in appropriate health screening services

To provide expert consultation to Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants regarding patient care

To serve as the collaborating MD for the Nurse Practitioners as defined by the governing board

To serve as the supervising physician to the Physician Assistants as defined by the governing board

To provide expert medical oversight as needed for the health center's patients

To provide ongoing education for the Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

Apply for this position using the contact information below.

Position Type: Full Time
Company: J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center, Inc.
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Salary: $160,000-$180,000