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Family Medicine Physician

Location: Klamath Falls
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

We are rapidly growing FQHC and are looking for Medical, Behavioral Health and Dental providers.We are in the process of remodeling a three-story building which, over time, will be complete with Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, and Behavioral Health.We offer the option for loan repayment, relocation reimbursement, and the potential to join our amazing family and, to support our mission to provide patient care to the underserved,Along with an HPSA score of 18, our vision is a tradition of working together providing compassionate quality services for a healthy community!Tucked into the Klamath Basin at the southern tip of Upper Klamath Lake, the sunny city of Klamath Falls is in a perfect position to offer cultural excursions and adventurous retreats. Near Crater Lake and along the Oregon Trail you can ride the quaint trolley or take a historic walking tour. Venture to the trails and lakes in the region for cross country skiing, hiking, canoeing, or bird watching. Klamath County provides one of the most beautiful and authentic nature experiences anywhere. Klamath County is just the kind of place that might change your life, certainly your perspective.Description:The Family Medicine Physician under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer will perform full-scope family practice in the medical clinic. The Physician will provide quality and cost-effective primary care services to the KHP patient population, meeting their diverse health and social needs. The Physician will perform complete examinations of patients and screen all patients for health maintenance needs, in a relationship-based model of care with a team of health providers. The Physician will document clinical observations, adhere to industry standards and conduct chart reviews to ensure compliance.The ideal Physician for this position will have the ability to connect respectfully with patients and carry out responsibilities within the mission of KHP. The Physician will ensure all functions of assessments and referrals are done in accordance with all governing regulations and KHP policies, practices, and procedures. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide direct patient care, including preventive care, primary diagnosis and treatment, and inpatient medical care if appropriate. Serve as a preceptor to providers in training as needed. Maintains strict patient confidentiality. Maintains timely documentation in medical records in accordance with established clinic protocols. Participates in quality improvement activities. Provides call coverage and inpatient care as required by contractual obligations. Complies with OSHA regulations as well as all clinic safety standards. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE : Board certification or Board eligible, in family medicine, is required. Graduation from an accredited school of medicine is required. QUALIFICATIONS: Current, valid license to practice medicine in the State of Oregon, including DEA license and CPR required. Current, relevant, and substantial knowledge of areas related to health center licensing and operations, e.g., legal/regulatory, administrative, policy, protocols, and other clinical issues, especially within an FQHC environment, required. Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team, in collaborative settings, required. Understands and is committed to maintaining the highest level of confidentiality. Sensitivity to needs of culturally diverse patient and employee population. Willingness and ability to work some evenings and weekends, as needed. Klamath Health Partnership's provider team of dentists, dental hygienists, family practice physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners, and behavioral health team along with many capable staff, offer Klamath residents access to culturally appropriate, high quality, and affordable primary and preventive healthcare from clinics in Klamath Falls and Chiloquin. Our mission is to serve our community by offering excellent care and eliminating barriers to health. OUR MISSION Our mission is to provide accessible, culturally sensitive, affordable, quality-driven, patient-centered health services to the community, with an emphasis on the underserved. OUR VISION A tradition of working together providing compassionate quality services for a healthy community. About KHP Klamath Health Partnership grew out of community collaboration to provide low-cost and free medical services. _No one will be refused service because of the inability to pay._ Our Values are: Each person deserves uncommon kindness. Patients and staff are valued and respected. We are dedicated to helping the patients heal by including them as part of a team care approach. We believe in being fiscally responsible in order to continue to serve our community. We believe in 100% access to health care. Under the Primary Care Office Agreement with the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the Primary Care Office works to improve primary care access and reduce health disparities for low-income and vulnerable Oregonians. Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA) (18) Medically Underserved Areas (MUA) Medically Underserved Populations.''Work Remotely NoJob Types: Full-time, ContractBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Employee assistance program Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Parental leave Relocation assistance Retirement plan Tuition reimbursement Vision insuranceMedical specialties: Primary CareSchedule: Monday to Friday On callSupplemental pay types: Commission pay Signing bonusEducation: Doctorate (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: KLAMATH HEALTH PARTNERSHIP, INC (Klamath Open Door, Medford , Family Medicine Physician, Healthcare , Klamath Falls, Oregon

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