Job ID: 289095458  |  Last Updated: 1/22/2015

Internal Medicine Job in Huntsville, AL

Alabama Primary Health Care Association-CNAHS
Huntsville, AL
Applicant Contact
Khris Robinson
Recruiting and Retention Coordinator
(334) 271-7068
(334) 271-7069
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Internal Medicine Opportunity Needed in Huntsville, AL!

Must have current license to practice in the State of Alabama; MD or foreign degree equivalent; completed residency for board eligibility and certification preferred; willing to rotate at other clinics in the vicinity; able to obtain hospital privileges at local hospitals.
The physician is responsible for all preventive, diagnostic, treatment and referral care they render whereas their duties include: accountable for the provision of medical care provided; work with Corporate Compliance Officer in the implementation of the Health Care Plan; respond to Medical Director's comments/suggestions regarding peer review; provide medical care to all persons presenting to FQHC; participate in medical staff meetings; coordinate medical care and appropriate referrals for patients; maintain competence and quality of all clinical services rendered; assist in the orientation of clinical staff; perform and responsible for appropriate coding of all patient encounters; maintain an active membership role in state and local medical associations; participate in programs to identify community health care needs; participate in activities to enhance public awareness of organization's health care services and the utilization of its disease prevention and wellness programs.

Community, Facility and Organization
The Alabama Primary Health Care Association (APHCA) was established in 1985 asa non-profit, professional trade association whose mission is to strengthen and expand Alabamas community health center network through service, technology, partnerships, advocacy and education so that Alabamians have access to quality primary health care. As the voice for Alabamas community health centers (CHC), medically underserved and uninsured populations, APHCA is dedicated to the promotion of high-quality, family-oriented, culturally competent health care. APHCA represents the program, policy, and operational interests of more than 120 community-based health care centers providing almost one million primary care visits to over 300,000 individuals across Alabama.

About the community:

The facility is in the City of Huntsville centrally located in northern part of Alabama in Madison County and the fourth largest city grown across nearby hills and along the Tennessee River.

Huntsville offer unlimited opportunities for hiking, biking, golfing, outdoor exploration and water sports. Some of the main attractions include Monte Sano State Park, Green Mountain Nature Trail, Madison County Lake, U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Huntsville Botanical Garden, and much more.

Named one of Forbes leading cities for business. Huntsville is a place of economic development and quality of life!

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