Morris Heights Health Center

Position Title: Family Medicine
Position Location:
85 W Burnside Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
USA

County: Bronx

Contact Name: Yvette Woodley
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 718-483-1206
Contact Fax: 718-294-0783

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

FAMILY PHYSICIAN

SUMMARY

Morris Heights Health Center (MHHC) is seeking dynamic and energetic Family Physician (s) to join our expanding outpatient clinics in the Bronx. The incumbent would need to support and lead process improvements in access, patient care management, patient/family self-care support and clinical quality performance evaluations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide high quality primary care to patients of all groups including, prenatal, intrapartum and postpartum care
  • Provide comprehensive patient care and establish a family partnership whenever possible to ensure the needs of the patients are met on an ongoing basis
  • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care
  • Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance.
  • Consult with appropriate medical specialist when necessary; refer patient to subspecialists when indicated
  • Ensure performance improvement initiatives are supported with timely and accurate data and consistent actions
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Medical degree from a medical college approved by the American Medical Association
  • Completed internship and residency training from an approved medical facility
  • Board certified or board eligible by specialty board

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Focused on collaborative team-based care
  • Comfortable working in a high accountability environment and receiving and providing constructive feedback
  • Passionate about providing high quality care to low-income, underserved residents and those lacking access to health care
  • Spanish and Bengali language skills are very useful

ABOUT US:

Since 1981, Morris Heights Health Center (MHHC) has had a record of distinction as the major provider of health care to Morris Heights 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.

Morris Heights Health Center 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.



Special Instructions:

Please e-mail your resume to ywoodley@mhhc.org



Compensation Range: commensurate with experience

Compensation Type: Salary

Travel Desired: No Travel


Job Type: Physicians


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