Medical Doctor / Physician

Mazzoni Center - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)


Mazzoni Center is hiring a medical doctor. The ideal candidate will have experience working within the LGBTQ communities and possess a commitment to working to meet the unique needs of these communities.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Provides culturally competent holistic medical care to patients of Mazzoni Center Family & Community Medicine.

Descriptive of Our Environment :

Unique community setting focusing on the health and wellness needs of the LGBTQ community. Clinical staff includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, behavioral health consultants and case management.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Delivery of Medical Care

  • Provides direct patient care to ambulatory patients;
  • Ensures continuity of care for services for inpatient admissions
  • Serves in rotation for after-hours call system
  • Initiates and supports efforts to promote wellness concepts and self-responsibility for health, especially retention in care for those with chronic illness;
  • Responsible for all insurance, grant-based and internal quality measures for their panel of patients
  • Participate in grand rounds, M&M rounds, quality reviews and case conferences
  • Precept/mentor learners and engage in educational activities

Community Outreach

  • Serves as liaison to medical community-at-large
  • Assures consistency of organizational mission with demonstrated needs/expectations of medically underserved LGBT community
  • Commits professional time to community services activities on behalf of Mazzoni Center
  • Serves as participant in any planned fundraising activities

Schedule:

The hours are full time clinical M-F with inclusion in the rotation for on-call coverage. Call coverage is for one week at a time by telephone - call volume is light (usually fewer than 15 calls per week). Position does not require inpatient nor obstetrics care.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of medicine and licensed as a physician in the State of Pennsylvania
  • Board-certified in a primary care specialty, preferably family medicine; comfortable with adult, pediatric and primary care gynecology as well as LGBTQ focused care
  • Admitting privileges at local hospitals
  • Buy in to the mission of Mazzoni Center and demonstrates commitment to the LGBTQ community
  • Literate with general principles of EMR and basic computer skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

Job Type: Full-time