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San Francisco is the leading financial and cultural center of Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco is one of the top tourist destinations in the world and is renowned for its temperate weather, steep rolling hills, unique architecture, arts and culture, and fine dining. The population is very diverse and there is high demand for primary care. IHH is growing rapidly and is currently recruiting highly skilled Primary Care physicians with knowledge of integrative medicine for its ambulatory clinic in San Francisco. The Integrative Medicine Primary Care practice is opening in San Francisco January, 2016 and will expand and complement IHH's existing Specialty Care practice. We seek passionate, experienced physicians who employ a holistic approach to patient care, and who want to collaborate with a team of like-minded healthcare professionals to develop an innovative, transformative, high-tech /high-touch patient-centered care model. The ideal candidate is: -Strongly allied with the IHH's vision of healing people and transforming healthcare from within the structure of a leading healthcare system. -Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine, with active MD or DO license. -An experienced Primary Care practitioner with a minimum of 5 years in a collaborative care environment, using an electronic health record (Epic preferred). -Knowledgeable of and experienced in an integrative modality including, but not limited to: acupuncture, functional medicine, osteopathy and/or other manual therapies with clinically-demonstrated efficacy. -Competent in facilitative leadership, with excellent communication skills. -Compassionate, creative, enthusiastic, adaptable, flexible, and self-directed. -Able to engage patients to take responsibility for their health and healing, and provide support for patients to make behavioral changes. -Committed to on-going program development, and practice growth and expansion. -Dedicated to patient outcomes measurement and data-driven improvement to demonstrate the value and effectiveness of care through tracking health measures, functionality, quality of life, access and affordability. Full-time and part-time positions available; candidate should be willing to work expanded hours (evenings or early mornings, etc.). All IHH physicians and allied providers use evidence-based integrative modalities to address physical, mental and spiritual health. Our clinics currently bill insurance for many of these services, and are funded to assist low income patients. The IHH Clinics currently serve adults and children with a wide variety of acute and chronic conditions. The expansion into Primary Care is in response to patient demand for an integrative approach that also addresses their need for comprehensive, continuous and coordinated care. The IHH was founded in 1990 at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, and opened California?s first state-accredited integrative medicine clinic in 1997. The IHH is a nationally-renowned integrative medicine program and operates under the leadership of Regional Director, Judith Tolson, and Co- Medical Directors Jeffrey Draisin, MD and Peter Lovett, MD. In addition to Primary Care, IHH is expanding its program to other Sutter Health affiliates; currently IHH programs are offered in San Francisco, Marin, Santa Rosa, and Sacramento. Join us and enjoy: -Competitive compensation -Full benefit package -Continuing medical education (CME) funds and education days -Very robust retirement program -Shareholder eligibility -Positive work/life balance -Technological optimization of the EHR -Group leadership opportunities EOE: It is the policy of Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation to provide equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of employment without discrimination with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, ancestry, medical condition including genetic characteristic, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, physical or mental disability, age or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, political affiliation or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws or ordinance or regulation. This policy applies to all employment-related decisions including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, etc.


San Francisco is the leading financial and cultural center of Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco is one of the top tourist destinations in the world and is renowned for its temperate weather, steep rolling hills, unique architecture, arts and culture, and fine dining. The population is very diverse and there is high demand for primary care.
Sutter Health Bay Area is comprised of four aligned medical groups spanning across the entire SF Bay Area:

Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group (PAFMG)
Sutter East Bay Medical Group (SEBMG)
Sutter West Bay Medical Group (SWBMG)
Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods (SMGR)

As part of the Sutter Medical Network, which was created in 2007 to bring physicians across the Northern California health care delivery system together to strive to advance the quality, consistency and affordability of care for Sutter Health patients. With nearly 5,000 primary care doctors and specialists in medical foundations and aligned Independent Practice Associations (IPAs), the Sutter Medical Network has a presence in dozens of cities and towns across Northern Californiafrom Sonoma County to the Central Valley, and from Santa Cruz to the Mother Lode foothills.

Moving collectively, the Sutter Medical Network works to advance clinical quality, the patient experience, and the affordability of care. Physician organizations collectively agree to reach consistent standards in areas that matter most to patients. Overall, the Sutter Medical Network strives to provide consistently superb care to patients where, when and how they want to receive it.

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