Job ID: 289531444  |  Last Updated: 11/28/2017

Family Practice / Intenral Medicine Physician

Employer
Family Health Centers of Southwest Florida, Inc.
Location
Ft. Myers, FL
Applicant Contact
David Koester

Job Description

Provide comprehensive medically licensed services to individuals including examining patients (Age 18 Years and Older); analyzing test results; diagnosing and treating human diseases and abnormal physical conditions; prescribing and administering drugs; advising patients about disease prevention, including immunizations administration and treatment; performing minor surgery as appropriate.

DETAILED DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Practices Family Medicine and provides medical care services to patients age 18 years and older.
Supervises mid-level providers, nurses, medical students and other medical personnel as required.
Participates in scheduled medical care coverage, including office and phone coverage, required staff meetings as may be required.
Meet or exceed minimum productivity standards of his/her specialty.
Maintains, in a timely manner, FHC patient medical records and any other records in accordance with accepted medical standards and all hospital records, as required.
Maintains all credentials and licenses necessary to practice medicine in the State of Florida.
Maintains regular staff privileges at Lee Health System Hospitals and/or any other hospital at which FHC has privileges.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Strong clinical and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of Family Medicine and medical terminology.
Appropriate knowledge and skill in offering direct treatment to patients in a recognized area of medical or medically related treatment.

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Graduate of an accredited school of medicine and completion of a Family Medicine or Internal Medicine residency at an approved hospital.
Successful completion of all residency practice, as required.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Licensed by the DPR Board of Medicine, State of Florida.
Board Certification or Board Eligible in Family Medicine.
Appropriate Hospital Privileges.
Bilingual, English-Spanish preferred
Multi-cultural background preferred.

Employer Profile

Family Health Centers of Southwest Florida, Inc. (Family Health Centers) is a private not-for-profit Federally Qualified Health Center located along Floridas gulf coast in beautiful Fort Myers. Established in the early 1960s, Family Health Centers has built a reputation as a leader in the health care community for our dedication to improving the health outcomes of our patients. With 29 state of the art medical and dental facilities throughout Southwest Florida, our health care professionals provide primary care service to our patients living in Lee, Charlotte, and Hendry counties. These services include adult medical care, dental, pediatric, womens health, medical social services, pharmacy, laboratory and radiological service.
Family Health Centers is currently seeking qualified, dedicated physicians in the fields of Internal Medicine, Family Practice, and Pediatrics. We gladly accept J1 Waivers, and are a dedicated National Health Service Corp (NHSC) site. Family Health Centers offers a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefit package. Malpractice insurance coverage is included with employment under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

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