Pediatrician
Job Details
Experienced
New Bedford, MA - New Bedford, MA
Full Time
Graduate Degree
Day

Welcoming New Primary Care Providers!

Hours: Flexible Hours Monday through Friday

Shift: Day Shift (7AM-5:30PM)

Location: New Bedford, MA

Become a part of a Community Health Center that truly works to improve the lives of people in the community!

 

The Greater New Bedford Community Health Center is focused on bringing together high quality primary care provider to deliver exceptional care and services to the underserved in our community.  GNBCHC, is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Pediatric Physician to join our team in New Bedford, MA.

This is an Outpatient Primary Care Pediatric Physician opportunity.

 

The Physician will join the Pediatric Department within the community health center where they will be a critical part of the pediatric team and actively practice alongside a talented group of clinicians whose mission is to provide comprehensive, integrated health care and support services to persons who are experiencing healthcare issues, and to improve the quality of care for vulnerable populations through community collaborations, leadership, and advocacy.

 

Responsibilities & Duties:

The Pediatrician, will be responsible for the coordination, delivery, and supervision of pediatric primary medical care services at the Center. They will be responsible for providing direct outpatient primary patient care to patients ages 0-18; including but not limited to, patient assessments, physical examinations, ordering/performing necessary laboratory and diagnostic tests, proficiency testing, and prescribing and dispensing medications in compliance with established medical protocols. Utilizing the guidelines set forth by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the physician will be a critical part of our talented group of clinicians whose mission is to provide comprehensive, integrated health care and support services to a diverse population of medically complex and at risk pediatric patients. 

He/she will participate in the planning, development, and coordination of clinical health care programs to meet community health care needs for a medically complex and at-risk population in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

 

Required Education, Skills, & Other Credentials:

  • Medical Degree and current and unrestricted Massachusetts Physician License.
  • DEA and Massachusetts Controlled Substance Registration.
  • Pediatric Medicine Board Certification
  • Current CPR/BLS/PALS Certification.
  • Maintain continuing medical education requirements.
  • Knowledge of community health and public health principles/practices.
  • Strong EMR skills are required.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word and Excel are a plus.

Benefits: We are committed to providing our employees in MA and RI with benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees’ lives.

  • Generous Earned Time Off Package
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Continuing Education Allowance
  • Licensing Reimbursement (MD/DO, MCSR, DEA)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life & AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 403B Retirement Plan
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • H1/J1 Visa Sponsorship
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program Participant

 

Our vision is to improve the health & well-being of each patient, their families, and the greater community. If you are interested in an exceptionally rewarding opportunity, then we would love to speak with you!

Greater New Bedford Community Health Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate based on race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

 

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