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Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Department of Internal Medicine

Division of General Medicine

VCU Health/Chesterfield

Internal Medicine -Pediatrics (Med - Peds) Primary Care Physician

VCU Health System is recruiting for a Med-Peds trained primary care physician to join two existing Med-Peds physicians in a busy and growing satellite clinic in Chesterfield, Virginia, approximately 20 miles South of the University Medical Center.


Our physicians provide primary care to adults and children of all ages in a 7200 square foot office space located in Suburban Chesterfield, Virginia. The office space is shared with pediatric neurology, adult and pediatric allergy and immunology, and adult nephrology for a collegial atmosphere. A phlebotomist is on site.


A typical day for our physicians is a mixture of health maintenance and sick visits across the age continuum.


Physicians are supported by Certified Medical Assistants, LPNs, RNs, Clinical Coordinator, Patient Access Representatives, and Practice Administrator.


VCU Health/Chesterfield is pleased to have been recognized by Senior Leadership for its strong commitment to collaborative team concept and to safety while providing quality care to our patients.


Physicians receive academic appointment in the Department of Internal Medicine and have opportunity for teaching medical students and residents as desired.


Responsibilities:


- Address acute, chronic, and preventative care needs of community patients to help them reach their optimized wellness goals
- Maintain detailed electronic medical records
- Participate in team meetings
- Shared night and weekend call is 1 in 3, though call is by phone only and is generally very light
- No Newborn Nursery, NICU, ER, or inpatient work is required
- Supervise medical students, residents as opportunities evolve
- Quality improvement and clinical research opportunities available


Qualifications:


- Residency training in a Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency with Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Internal Medicine and in Pediatrics.
We are 600 physicians and 19 clinical departments providing services at various sites in Virginia, including VCU Medical Center the areas only Level 1 Trauma Center and the flagship hospital of VCUs entire medical enterprise. VCU Medical Center integrates hospitals, clinical care facilities, health sciences schools and medical research. Eight years ago, we completely reimagined our physician organization empowering our providers to be agents of change, embrace autonomy, and create a culture of camaraderie, engagement and accomplishment.