Physician - Outpatient Family Medicine Physician

US-CA-Hayward
Job ID
2017-1033
HAYWARD -HWD
Category
Clinical Services
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

Located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center has an opening for a Family Practice Physician who would like the opportunity to help build and further expand the practice at Tiburcio’s Firehouse Clinic, which we call our convenient care center. The Firehouse Clinic is a beautiful new facility and is located adjacent to a Hayward, CA firehouse. It provides full-scope routine primary health care and prevention medicine for all ages. This position is part of a team which includes NP/PAs and other ancillary staff.

 

As a Federally Qualified Health Center, the ideal candidate must have demonstrated a commitment to caring for underserved patient populations. Tiburcio is a special place that offers work/life balance. It is a medical community of like-minded providers, nurses and ancillary staff who are here to make a difference. It’s a team consumed by a passion to set new standards of care and service. We are deeply committed to making a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.

Firehouse Clinic

  • A recently completed facility that opened its doors in 2016. The new facility has 8 exam rooms.
  • Our Firehouse clinic was recently highlighted on the PBS NewsHour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loEh1DSdEAk
  • Clinic offers: a) 1.5 MA ratio to provider, b) limited on-call hours, c) working alongside 2 experienced NP/Pas, 2 RNs, a health coach and other ancillary staff to address full scope patient care.
  • Provides the opportunity for a physician to work three 12-hour or four 10-hour shifts. 
  • Clinic schedule includes protected time for charting and patient follow-up care. 
  • Clinic is open 8 am to 8 pm.

Benefits

  • We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including:
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance 
  • Generous leaves including vacation, sick, holiday and five annual CME days and allowance
  • 403(b) retirement savings plan
  • Medical and DEA license reimbursement and full malpractice insurance, including tail coverage
  • Loan repayment/forgiveness candidacy (PC HPSA scores = 15) through the National Health Service Corp. To learn more, visit the following link: www.nhsc.hrsa.gov Eligible for State repayment programs

This is a full-time benefited position working 40 hours per week, typically Monday through Friday (may include periodic Saturday hours); however, part-time arrangements may be considered. 

 

The Bay Area boast a laid back California style with big city energy and opportunities. Living in the Bay Area provides great weather combined with beautiful natural attractions such as beaches, redwoods, state parks, wine country and wildlife. We also offer great restaurants and a vibrant and varied food culture. It is culturally diverse and alive with music, art, theatre and literary events year round. The Bay Area is the kind of place where you can find exciting, big city living (Oakland/San Francisco) or go right up the road and enjoy a simpler and smaller community (Orinda/Lafayette) all within reach. Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center is nestled in the heart of the Bay Area with easy access to most major highways and public transportation.

Responsibilities

  • Provides direct clinical care in accordance with highest applicable standards of medical practices, in full accordance with health center policies and protocols. 
  • Maintains accurate medical records through our electronic health records system.
  • Assists with day to day oversight of NP/PAs.
  • Assists with implementation of site quality improvement initiatives. 

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Candidates must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Practice and possess a current CA Medical Licensure and a desire to work with multi-cultural, high-risk patients in outpatient primary care.
  • Bilingual in Spanish a plus.
  • Commitment to a community health philosophy of wellness, prevention and primary care.
  • Bilingual, especially Spanish, is a plus.

General Skills Required

  • Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine and allied services commensurate with his/her training.
  • Demonstrated ability to build the trust and respect of patients, staff, colleagues, external contacts, and other organizational members.
  • Good problem solving skills required, including creativity, resourcefulness, timeliness, and technical knowledge related to analyzing and resolving medical problems.
  • Willingness and ability to work periodic evenings and/or weekends, as needed.
  • The ideal candidate must be dedicated to building a collaborative team model of care, and ideally experienced working with the under-served.

 

 

 

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