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Medical Director, Primary Care/Wellness
UMass Memorial Community HealthLink
The Department of Family Medicine & Community Health at UMass Memorial Health Care is recruiting a Medical Director of Primary Care for Community Healthlink, Inc. The medical director provides leadership to implement primary care goals and objectives for medical and clinical operations. Responsibilities include supervising all primary care providers, ensuring risk management and quality of care and providing strategic input to planning, regulatory compliance and clinical integration. Clinical practice includes primary care integrated into programs that support adults, children, and families to recover from the effects of mental illness, substance use, and homelessness.
Community Healthlink provides comprehensive behavioral health, addiction, and homeless services throughout Central Massachusetts with locations in Worcester and Leominster. Through its 80 programs and nearly 1,200 employees, Community Healthlink is committed to promoting, maintaining, and restoring the dignity, well-being, and mental health of over 22,000 adults, children, and families every year.
Ideal candidates will be Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine with experience serving a complex and disabled adult population, many of whom have serious mental health problems. Prior experience as a Medical Director in a primary care setting is preferred. Bilingual Spanish language skills are desirable. Applicants must be eligible for a Massachusetts State Medical License.
A faculty appointment is commensurate with training and experience. We offer a competitive salary, sign on bonus, and a benefits package that includes medical, dental and optical insurance plans, retirement plan with high employer contribution, employer paid professional liability insurance, and generous paid time off.
Central MA is a great place to live and work. The City of Worcester is New England’s second largest city, with a population of 185,000. Worcester is 45 minutes west of Boston and north of Providence, RI. Worcester and Central MA offer many residential options, with convenient access to all of New England.
Interested candidates please send a Cover Letter and CV to:
Carolyn Jacobs, Manager of Physician Recruitment
As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we look to draw talent and ideas from individuals of different backgrounds and viewpoints.