Job ID: 289566528  |  Last Updated: 12/5/2022


United Community and Family Services
Norwich, CT
Applicant Contact
Ms. Diana Harwood
(860) 822-4157

Job Description

UCFS is located in beautiful Southeastern Connecticut. Our location offers central access to New York City, Boston, Massachusetts and Providence, Rhode Island. Our location offers something for everyone such as nightlife with world class restaurants within a short drive and seaside communities within an easy commuting distance and excellent school systems. Our region is also designated as the Last Green Valley recognizing it as a unique national resource.

Joining UCFS means you will be part of the premier community-based organization providing health and human services to individuals and families in Eastern Connecticut. You will be part of a group of dedicated professionals committed to improving the health and wellbeing of the community. The UCFS Primary care team is an energetic, diverse, highly competent, supportive group of professionals who pride themselves on providing quality care and measurable impact to the community we serve.

We are currently seeking an Family Medicine Physician to join our Primary Care Team at our location in Edward & Mary Lord Health Center in Norwich CT! The Family Medicine Physician will plan and carry out patient centered medical care including diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of diseases and injuries of internal organ systems for adults by performing the following duties in accordance with UCFS, AMA, NCQA and Backus Hospital Standards of Practice.

Position Summary:

The Physician will provide patient centered medical care to clients/families of all ages in accordance with standards of professional ethics and practice, NCQA guidelines, AMA standards of care and WWBH hospital privileging standards and UCFS policies and procedures. While meeting documentation standards; analyzes records, reports, test results or examination information to diagnose patient medical condition; ensures patient communication with clinical findings, recommendations and treatment plans.


- Comprehensive medical and dental insurance
- 401(k) plan with 6% employer contribution
- Flexible spending accounts, company-paid life and disability insurance along with
- Four weeks paid vacation
- Seven holidays
- Ten sick days
- Eligibility for National Health Service Corps loan repayment
- 100% paid FCTA liability insurance coverage provided.
- 3 days continuing medical education reimbursed to the Physician per year.


- CT Physician License
- Valid DEA license
- BLS and ACLS required
- Board certified or board eligible in a primary care specialty
- Must maintain credentialing requirements for acute care hospital, third party payers, and standards as may be needed by agency accrediting body.

If you are passionate about working with children, adolescents, and families with a team approach and are looking for a supportive work environment that encourages a good work-life balance we would love for you to come join us at UCFS!

Contact: Diana Harwood, HR Generalist
Work #: 860-822-4157

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