Family Medicine Physician- Washington, DC

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Community of Hope (COH) is a nonprofit organization that supports low-income and homeless individuals, children and families in the District of Columbia by providing housing, healthcare, and supportive services. With 3 Federally Qualified Health Centers, employment and education support, temporary housing, permanent housing and rapid re-housing programs; we are a leader in improving the health and quality of life of our clients. Our caring, respectful and family-oriented approach helps strengthen the family unit by giving each family member the tools they need to live healthy, stable lives. In 2012, we received the Washington Post Excellence in Nonprofit Management award.

Position Summary:

The Family Medicine Physician will provide primary care to a diverse population of pediatric, adult, and prenatal patients. This position reports to the Lead Family Medicine Physician.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Medical Degree (MD/ DO) Required
  • Board Certified preferred
  • Licensure in the District of Columbia
  • CDS and DEA required
  • specialization in family medicine and the ability to care for adult, pediatric, and prenatal patients required
  • Experience using an EMR preferred
  • Bilingual in Spanish or Amharic a plus.

Highlighted Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This is an outpatient only position, with shared telephone on-call responsibilities.
  • Our clinics benefit from the full implementation of eClinicalWorks EMR and co-localization of dental and behavioral health services.
  • The successful applicant will have the desire to work with medically fragile patients with complex social needs, preferably with experience or training in underserved medicine.
  • Provides direct medical care to patients, following approved guidelines.
  • Refers patients to specialists as needed.
  • Refers patients for case management as needed.
  • Communicates with other providers on issues of patient care.
  • Provides care efficiently, including maintaining flow.
  • Signs off on all laboratory results, diagnostic imaging results, and referral reports in a timely fashion; sharing this information with patients as appropriate.
  • Completes all e-refill requests in a timely fashion.

We offer great benefits including:

  • Medical Plans through CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield.
  • Dental Plans through CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield.
  • Vision Plans through CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield.
  • Life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical and dependent care reimbursable expenses
  • Transportation pre-tax payroll deduction for metro
  • Generous paid vacation leave, sick leave and holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement for graduate studies
  • And much more……

How to Apply

Email resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

We have a dedicated and passionate work atmosphere with talented staff who want to make a difference in our clients lives. Individuals interested in applying for this position are encouraged to click Apply Now. Please be sure to include a thoughtful cover letter, including your salary requirements. Community of Hope is an EOE dedicated to workforce diversity.

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