Family Physician

Patient Makeup

State - KY

Year Founded - 2010

MODEL - FQHC

Number of Locations - 1

AREA - Urban


Overview

Our Health Care Center is a primary care center providing care for kids, adults, elderly and ob/gyn patients. We seek to transform our metropolitan Kentucky community by sharing the love of Christ in word and deed, to facilitate community development and holistic healthcare through the empowerment of the residents in the community.

Mission & Passions

We exist:

  • To care for the whole person, emphasizing physical, spiritual, psychological and social care

  • To care for the community, utilizing community healthcare principles

  • To care for the self-worth of every individual in the community, helping them to recognize they are made in God’s image with gifts and talents to serve their community

  • To care for the transformation of the community by uplifting the leaders of the community, who will embrace their vision and take ownership of their programs

  • To care for a partnership that allows the community and community leaders to walk alongside Christians living outside the community to serve God together to transform the neighborhood in all aspects of community life

  • To show the Love of Christ as we are commanded to do in Matthew 25, “whatever you did for the least of these… you did for me.”

Job Info

Job Title - Family Physician
Job Description· FQHC located in Urban Central Kentucky is seeking a Family Physician  

  • Provide patient services during time of facility operation as specified in policies and procedures.

  •  Provide medical direction for the facility’s healthcare activities and consultation for, and medical supervision of, the clinical staff, in the absence of the CMO.

  •  Provides primary medical care as evidenced by compliance with the following standards:

  • Performs medical examinations, procedures and prescribes medications to patients as assigned or needed.

  • Advises patients on health care education issues when needed;

  • Effectively and efficiently completes all paperwork requirements for billing and medical records compliance.

  • Participate in quality improvement efforts.

  • Work cooperatively with the CMO in providing clear medical documentation.

  • Work with CMO to facilitate Primary Care Center facility regulations/policies.

  • Adhere to SCHC Statement of Faith.

  • Maintains professional and congenial attitude toward patients.

  • Coordinates with other provider’s programs that address the unmet healthcare needs of a clinical or educational nature.

  • Participate in community outreach events.

  • Meets professional behavior expectations as evidenced by compliance with the following standards:

  • Meets attendance and punctuality requirements to ensure proper coverage and quality of service.

  • Professional and appropriate dress as required by the position.

  • Demonstrates an ability to resolve interpersonal and professional conflicts appropriately.

  •  Ability to formulate decisions that are demanding and interpretative.

  •   Ability to develop and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with the healthcare team members.

  •   Keeps all matters related to the organization, SCHC and patient, confidential in compliance with the confidentiality policy.

  •   Performs other duties and accepts other responsibilities as assigned.

Job Qualifications Education, Skills, and Experience   

  • Degree in Family Medicine from an accredited medical school.

  • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Kentucky.

  • Board certification in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Meds/Peds.

  • Must have and maintain current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration.

  • Experience providing medical care, particularly with vulnerable and/or diverse population.

  • CPR Certificate.

  •   Attend/complete CME annually as directed by the Kentucky State Board of Licensure.

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.

  • Ability to work efficiently in a clinical setting to meet productivity requirements.

  • Must embody the mission and vision of SCHC.

  • Must follow appropriate legal and ethical conduct.

  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse populations.

  •   Must have the ability to exercise good judgement in appraising clinical situations and decisions

  •   Knowledge of community needs and intiatives and experience working in a community health setting or with low-income populations.

  •   Respect for and appreciation of diversity