Job ID: 289163132  |  Last Updated: 1/27/2015

Family Practice Physician

Employer
Community Health Center of Burlington
Location
Burlington, VT
Applicant Contact
Human Resources

Job Description


The Community Health Center of Burlington (CHCB) is a well-established, innovative Federally Qualified Health Center located in Burlington, Vermont. For nearly 40 years, we have provided comprehensive high-quality health and human services to Vermonters from all walks of life. Our Mission is to improve the health of all within the communities we serve. Come join our 125 mission-minded and dedicated employee team!
We offer an excellent employee benefits package ~ CHCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer
This position qualifies for Educational Loan Repayment Programs under the National Health Service Corp!

Essential Duties
Provide direct outpatient, inpatient and nursing home medical services, referring patients to specialty care as necessary. Ensure appropriate follow-up and communicate effectively and in a timely manner with patients.
If OB, provide prenatal care and vaginal deliveries under privileging guidelines at local hospital
Empower patients to take active role in health maintenance and promote wellness behaviors
Participate in state and national disease collaborative efforts
Provide clinical supervision to mid-level providers and nursing staff and provide teaching to trainees
Participate in quality assurance activities such as flow sheets and data collection, chart audits, case conferences and interdepartmental quality improvement efforts
Participate in developing and presenting continuing education sessions for staff
Job Requirements
Basic Qualifications
Graduation from an accredited medical school and completion of residency training program.
License to practice medicine in State of Vermont; CPR Certification
Board Certification or board eligible in family practice, or internal medicine and pediatrics
Successful credentialing/privileging by CHCB and applicable insurance companies
Admitting privileges at local hospital/medical center
Affinity for working with culturally and economically diverse patient populations
Good organizational and staff coordination skills; willingness to work flexible hours
Ability to work independently and solve problems creatively with initiative

Employer Profile

All people share a powerful need for the basic necessities of a good life and a place that understands that good health starts with a caring touch and a kind word. For over 45 years, the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) has provided access to high quality health care regardless of financial status or life circumstance. We strive to improve the health of all within the communities we serve in an environment that conveys respect, offers support, and encourages people to be actively involved in their own health care. Our positive, mission-minded staff make CHCB a great place to work!

CHCB is an innovative Federally Qualified Health Center with eight sites throughout Chittenden County and southern Grand Isle County. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the organization. We offer an excellent benefits package to eligible employees.

Learn more about our career opportunities at https://www.chcb.org/careers/positions-available/

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