Primary Care Physician, Family Practice or Med/Peds
State - NY
Year Founded - 2006
MODEL - FQHC
Number of Locations - 1
AREA - Urban
Our FQHC is the first community-based FQHC in Staten Island, NY. It was also the first faith-based Christian health center approved as a New York state licensed facility to provide outpatient primary care services. Since opening our doors in 2006, we have provided comprehensive adult services, pediatric services, comprehensive OB/GYN services, and podiatry. We also provide on-site a nutritionist, mental health counselor, and a chaplain.
Our health center is located in the Mariners Harbor community, a medically-underserved community in Staten Island. As part of New York City, we serve a ethnically-diverse neighborhood. Our staff currently speaks 7 languages (spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Russian, Italian, Sinhala. In addition we have patients from all over the world including India, Pakistan, Yemen, Egypt, Nigeria and Liberia.
The majority of our patients receive Medicaid assistance but we also provide services to uninsured patients. Our health center is a great place to come and work especially if you are looking to have experience with working in a multi-ethnic population setting. If you have plans to serve overseas, consider coming to work with us to get some cultural experience before going overseas. Our goal is to share the love of Christ with all of our patients, through word and deed.
Mission & Passions
Our Mission is to demonstrate the love of Christ to our patients. We do this by providing a whole-person centered model of care where we are able to meet the needs of the patient physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.
Job Title - Primary Care Physician (MD/DO), Family Practice or Med/Peds
Looking for a physician to provide outpatient primary care with limited hospital inpatient coverage for our patients.
Full-time position includes 7-8 shifts per week, 1 evening per week, and 1 weekend per month.
We are particularly looking for a physician who is bilingual in either Spanish, Urdu or Hindi.
HIV disease management is a plus as we are looking to re-start our HIV patient services.
Education, Skills, & Experience
Medical Degree either MD or DO
New York State medical license
Expertise in Infectious disease or HIV management a plus.
Heart that loves Jesus and loves people.
Ability to lead a clinical care te am consisting of nurse and MA.
Ability to work with flexible disposition and limited resources.