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Fair Oaks Health Center Adult Clinic is seeking a dynamic, engaged leader to join the team. Our current opening is a full-time opportunity for a physician leader to oversee the adult care team at this site. Key work for this position includes - Quality improvement and program development as well as on-site clinical work and supervision of a large provider team of physicians and nurse practitioners as well as partnership with Stanford IM residents.. This clinic in southern San Mateo County is a large multidisciplinary clinic site with adult, pediatric, dental, optometry and Ob/Gyn services as well as integrated mental health support teams and an on-site lab. Deeply embedded in its community, this clinic team is actively making a difference every day for patients and staff.

Fair Oaks Health Center is a part of San Mateo Medical Center, a fully accredited acute/long term care/teaching hospital whose vision is to help every patient live the healthiest life possible. We are a truly integrated health care delivery system offering primary care, specialty, ancillary, inpatient, long term care and emergency services connected through a unified leadership structure and integrated IT systems. We use lean methodology as the core of all our improvement work and we strive to create a community of engaged problem solvers.

Some additional benefits: Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package which includes flexible scheduling options, retirement plans and health benefits for retirees, additional 5% increase in salary for each qualifying board certification up to two (2) Boards, strong leadership training, and additional administrative leave benefits.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated skill and success in all or most of the following areas:

Communication and Consensus Building: Has had experience bringing diverse viewpoints and stakeholders together successfully to accomplish goals, and commands the trust and respect of others.
Vision, Initiative, and Innovation: Has a keen interest in team based care and creating a positive patient experience, and has demonstrated innovation and initiative in realizing that vision.
Project Management and Teamwork: Has overseen and led complex projects and coordinated interdisciplinary teams.
Supervision and mentoring: Has significant experience in supervising and mentoring others.
At least two years of experience as a physician in a primary care clinic, a minimum of six months of lead or supervisory experience overseeing a primary care clinic, including direct supervision of licensed staff.

To learn more about this rewarding and important career opportunity, please read the position description at If you know of other medical professionals who may be interested, please share this information with them. If you have questions about this opportunity feel free to contact Kristin Herman, Health System Personnel Recruiter, at (650) 573-2141 or If you would like more information about the scope of practice please contact Dr. Jeanette Aviles, Primary Care, Medical Director at
San Mateo Medical Center would like to invite you to apply for the position of Physician. San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC) is an integrated delivery system where we are mission centered and focused on constant quality improvement. If you believe in the power of team based care and innovation this is the right place! At the San Mateo County Health System, Physicians provide high quality, comprehensive medical care and treatment to a diverse patient population. We have a patient-centered, team based model with an emphasis on prevention of disease, promotion of health, and management of chronic disease. We use data to help us focus and drive improvement. We support provider and staff development and growth. Our clinics include physicians trained in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics. SMMC serves as a key provider within the Health Plan of San Mateos (HPSM) public/private network. Our integrated delivery system includes a fully accredited acute care hospital that includes ED, PES, OR, endoscopy, and short stay unit, 7 bed ICU, general medical/ surgical unit (62-bed capacity) acute inpatient psychiatry (34 beds), on-campus skilled nursing unit (32 beds); and 11 clinics located across the Countys diverse and dispersed population. Current residents of an accredited Family Practice or Internal Medicine Residency Program may apply prior to graduating from the program. Several San Mateo Medical Center clinics are accredited as National Health Services Corps ( sites and benefit from scholarships and loan repayment programs through this network. Board Certification and enrollment as a provider of Medi-Cal/Medicare are preferred. If youre ready to discover the leader in you, we invite you to discover the San Mateo County Health System.