We are seeking a skilled and energetic Physician with a clinical background in pediatrics, adolescent medicine, or family practice. Good interpersonal skills are needed as you’ll be working in a supervisory capacity and interacting with Board of Education and Department of Health officials.
The Supervising Physician is a part-time position with supervisory, clinical and administrative responsibilities in a busy, dynamic and expanding School Health Program in the Bronx. Our school based program encompasses 17 public schools throughout the Bronx, where high quality health care is delivered to students in elementary, middle and high schools. Each clinic is staffed with a full time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, along with a full time Social Worker and Medical Assistant and various other part time support staff, such as Health Educators and Administrative assistants. The Supervising Physicians collaborate with the school providers and ensure that a high standard of care is maintained at all sites. Our School Based Health Program is offering or developing a number of innovative projects in the schools such as a Telemedicine Program and a Long Acting Reversible Contraception Program. You will be a member of a team of six physicians who collaborate on clinical supervision, education, training and special projects.
-A degree from an approved medical college
-Internship and residency training from an approved medical facility.
-Two or more years of clinical experience in pediatrics, adolescent medicine or family medicine.
-Board certified or board eligible by specialty board.
Since 1981, Morris Heights Health Center (MHHC) has had a record of distinction as the major provider of health care to MorrisHeights and its surrounding areas in the Bronx. We've provided quality primary healthcare services to all members of the community, including the medically, socially and economically disadvantaged - from medical and dental services to counseling.
MorrisHeightsHealthCenter offers a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits package for our employees and their families. Our benefits coverage includes medical insurance, dental insurance, a prescription-drug plan, flexible spending accounts, long-term and short-term disability insurance, life insurance, paid time-off, and tuition reimbursement. In addition to the non-contributory profit-sharing plan, employees are encouraged to participate in our pre-tax savings plan.
MHHC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which MHHC has facilities. Visit our website: www.mhhc.org.