Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN)

Overview

Our FQHC clinics provide high-quality healthcare to the city’s under-served. Our medical, dental, behavioral, and pharmacy services seek to be distinctively Christian by recognizing Jesus Christ as both the true healer and source of ability. We desire to see individual patients and their communities healed, through special outreach to groups including refugees, grade-school kids, pregnant women, HIV-infested persons, homeless adults, struggling parents, and the local churches.

Expected patient care hours include: outpatient clinic an average of 3-4 half day shifts per week (4hrs/shift): inpatient labor call an average of 24 hours per week; operating an average of 0.5 to 1 day per week in OR; and back-up call to Family Medicine Obstetricians (FM-OB’s). Additional call is compensated. Our Obstetrics inpatient service at Baptist Women’s Hospital is staffed by our call team of OB-GYNs and FM-OB’s. OB-GYNs also have operating privileges, including robotic surgery privileges at two large Memphis Hospitals.

Mission & Passions

Our Passion – Fulfilling the physical, spiritual, emotional needs of the under-served, the uninsured, and the homeless.

Our Vision – Glorifying God and expanding His kingdom among under-served and un-reached people.

Our Mission – Providing high quality healthcare to the under-served in the context of distinctively Christian service. We recognize that Jesus Christ is the true healer of individuals and their communities and the source of our ability to serve.

Job Info

Job Title - Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN)

Job Description

Obstetrician/Gynecologist needed for FQHC clinic providing, quality distinctively Christian care, addressing medical and spiritual healthcare needs for under-served women. A full scope of Women’s Health services, including outpatient prenatal and gynecologic care, inpatient obstetrics, and gynecologic surgeries. OB-GYN’s see ambulatory patients at newly renovated Women’s Health Center.

  • Conducts medical assessments and establishes management plans for women’s health conditions.

  • Monitors and treats patients during pregnancy and childbirth, including delivery and postnatal care.

  • Provides gynecologic primary and consultative care, including appropriate GYN surgical interventions.

  • Collaborates with nurse practitioners or physician assistants, as appropriate, in providing patient care; may assist in the education training of medical students and residents.

  • Participates in continuing medical education, including Life Support Training, to maintain the skills necessary to perform physician duties and as required by applicable medical boards and the State.

  • Documents all patient encounters in a timely manner; electronic health records used are e-ClinicalWorks for clinic and Epic for labor and delivery.

  • Participates in organizational mission to provide distinctively Christian healthcare.

  • Attends staff and medical provider meetings and participates in the health center committees, as needed, to ensure quality patient care.

  • Communicates across departments including behavioral and spiritual health.
     

Job Qualifications Education, Skills, and Experience   

  • Graduated from a MD/DO medical school

  • Graduated from a OB/GYN residency (GME accredited)

  • Board-eligible or Board-certified in OB/GYN

  • Maintain BLS/ACLS

  • State of Tennessee Medical License


Patient Makeup

State - TN

Year Founded - 1995

MODEL - FQHC

Number of Locations - 6

AREA - Urban