Lake County Tribal Health - San Francisco Bay Area, CA2.6

Full-time$160,000 - $210,000 a year

Are you searching for the perfect work/life balance in a community you can fall in love with? Are you passionate about having free evenings and weekends to spend time with family and friends? Are you passionate about finding a quality place to work every single day? LCTHC is recruiting a Board Certified/Board Eligible M.D or D.O., who are motivated and engaged Clinic-Based Physicians, for our IHS FP/IM position in Lakeport CA.

We are one of the nation’s top providers of Indian Health Services. We provide primary care to both our local native communities as well as non-natives in a location renowned for its relaxed atmosphere, vineyards and world-class fishing.

What can you expect when you build your career with Lake County Tribal Health? TIME. Time to focus on what you love and what makes you happy, your family and your patients – we dramatically reduce paperwork and administrative tasks. We want you to have more time to enjoy your life – no rounds, weekends or holidays. We offer fantastic opportunities to advance your career – we want to share our success with the people who will continue to help build LCTHC as the top provider of exceptional healthcare for our communities.

Preferred Physicians will have an active state license, 2 or more years of clinical experience, a current DEA, and be eligible for enrollment in Medicare. You will work a 4 day work week with no call and no weekends.

As a primary care physician, you will typically treat 2-3 patients per hour from your assigned panel; all of whom you have developed relationships with. You will also have the opportunity to treat patients of all ages for common Urgent Care acute conditions such as cough, cold, flu, strep, minor injuries, lacerations, burns, bites, sprains, and strains

We offer a very competitive salary with bonus opportunities. Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurances, Paid time off, Holiday time off, and paid CME time off, LCTHC offers Outstanding Benefits and Salary to compliment your work/life balance.

Please visit our career page on the web at to submit an employment application. This job is in Lakeport, CA, where the cost of living is affordable and air quality is amazing.

Renewable $50k 3yr. retention and productivity bonus

Medical Coverage for your family

Individual Dental, Vision, Term-Life, and Disability Income insurances included

25% contribution rate to 403 (b) retirement plan

15 Paid Holidays including your Birthday

176 hours Paid Time Off a year

Annual CME/CEU Allowance

Relocation Reimbursement up to $5k

Government Loan Repayment Programs

Great organizational culture


The physician shall be responsible for establishing reviewing and maintaining medical policies and standards. Assure the quality of medical and other medical services are provided to all patients treated in the medical clinic. Review and implement all protocols used by the clinic. Provide caring service to all patients.


  • Renders diagnostic treatment, consultative, referral, emergency and other services to persons served by the clinic within scope of expertise. Refers patients to appropriate specialists as needed
  • Reviews requests for contract medical care, including requests for care to patients not seen by health clinic providers.
  • Ensures that qualified personnel render medical decisions and medical care
  • Maintains accurate and comprehensible medical records
  • Implements a system of Medical Quality Assurance pursuant to written procedure.
  • Provides consultations to other departments in the delivery of health care.
  • Maintains licensure standard by attending education seminars.
  • Represent LCTHC at local agencies and health related events.


  • MD Degree from accredited university
  • California medical license
  • CA driver’s license
  • CPR certification
  • Current DEA registration
  • Board Certified Family or Specialty preferred

All LCTHC employees are expected to:

-Provide the highest possible level of service to clients;

-Promote teamwork and cooperative effort among employees;

-Maintain safe practices; and

-Abide by the LCTHC policies and procedures as they may from time to time be updated.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Sitting / Mobility: Approximately 20% of time is spent working at a desk. Balance of time (approximately 80%) is spent moving around work areas. Communication: Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers, patients and members of outside agencies, in person, by telephone, and by email. Vision: Ability to view x-ray, medical records, effectively use a computer screen and interpret printed materials, memos, and other appropriate paperwork. Lifting / Carrying: Ability to occasionally lift and/or move objects weighing up to 60 pounds. Stooping / Kneeling: Ability to provide patient care, access files/stock supplies in low cabinets and shelves. Reaching / Handling: Ability to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, input information into computer systems and retrieve and work with appropriate paperwork, equipment, and supplies. Use of standard medical instruments and equipment, including x-ray, office equipment, computer, telephone, calculator, copiers, and fax. Work is performed in a medical office/clinic environment; continuous contact with other staff and the public.

INDIAN PREFERENCE: Preference may be given to qualified Native American Indians according to the Indian Preference Hiring Act, CFR 25 USC 472. Other than Indian Preference, Lake County Tribal Health Consortium, Inc. adheres to all provisions of the Equal Employment Opportunities Act.

NOTICE OF DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE ACT REQUIREMENT: LCTHC is committed to maintaining a drug free and alcohol free workplace. LCTHC believes that a healthy, productive workforce free from the effects of drugs is very important to all employees and patients. Substance abuse is incompatible with the health, safety, efficiency and the success of LCTHC.

Employees who are under the influence compromise LCTHC’S interests, endanger their own and the health and safety of others and can cause a number of other work-related problems. As a condition of employment, each applicant receiving a job offer from LCTHC must take and pass a required drug screen test.

HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability:

This act was enacted to deal with three main areas with regard to patient information.

  • Security of health information
  • Standards of electronic transactions
  • Privacy of individually identifiable health information


The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and to require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations, or work environment change.

Lake County Tribal Health is an At-Will Employer. Either the employee or LCTHC can terminate the employment at will, without advance notice, at any time, with or without cause.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $157,100.00 to $211,200.00 /year


  • relevant: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Doctorate (Required)


  • California (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Signing bonus
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

EMR Used:

  • Not listed / Other

Relocation Assistance Provided:

  • Yes

Medical Specialty:

  • Primary Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pain Medicine


  • Monday to Friday
  • 8 Hour Shift
  • 10 Hour Shift