Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician
Company: Progressive Community Health Centers, Inc.
Posted on: June 12, 2021
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school, or a licensed primary care clinician?
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hiring a Family Medicine Physician at our Lisbon Avenue Health
Center in Milwaukee, WI. This is a full-time position that does not
require working late nights, weekends, or holidays.
in 1999, Progressive Community Health Centers is an independent
non-profit organization that operates four clinic locations in
Milwaukee, Wisconsin. More than 100 employees support our agency's
mission to improve the health and quality of life of the community
by providing culturally competent services that address identified
needs. We provide high quality, comprehensive care to roughly
16,000 patients annually'a majority of who are low-income. No one
is ever turned away from our clinics based on insurance status or
ability to pay. We value a patient-centered philosophy and provide
range of services that include family medicine, internal medicine,
women's health, urgent care, dental, radiology and integrated
behavioral health. We also offer supportive services such as case
management, health education and benefits enrollment.
will you do?
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician provides primary
health care for individuals in the Primary Care Practice
commensurate with training in accordance with general policies and
standards of practice, as established by Progressive Community
Health Centers. The Physician delivers care appropriate for an
out-patient, primary care community health center with a diverse
multicultural patient population in an urban location. As a member
of our provider team, the Physician elicits detailed patient
histories and conducts complete physician examinations and reaches
diagnosis and orders appropriate laboratory tests and referrals,
etc., as well as counsels patients and families on health and
all physician care generally provided at an ambulatory care
facility, on an outpatient basis. Responsible for the delivery of
care, treatment, and referrals. Arranges for referral resources for
those medical specialties not provided by the corporation for
patients of the clinic.
patients, based on medical training, to determine the medical
condition of the patient through the performance of physical
examinations, thereby, establishing a diagnosis and proposed
high standards of medical practice and participates in the training
development of the medical team. Assists in medical education of
the clinic patients and clinic staff.
the patients transition within and between health care settings
including referring and transferring patients for specialty care
and provides follow-up care and discharges patients as
40 hours of Continuing Education Credits within each twelve (12)
month period. Attends professional conventions and seminars,
participates in professional societies, and does all things
reasonable, necessary and desirable to maintain and improve his/her
patient regarding medical and other problems, which might affect
the patient's health and well-being and documents each office
procedure, prescription, consultation and patient contact in the
patient's chart and on the clinic's encounter forms, within a
such clinical procedures for the patient's benefit which are within
the score and skill of practitioner and which are economically
forms, letters, and examinations on behalf of the patients for
claims of disability, workers compensation, injuries and illnesses,
direction and leadership to the clinic's medical support staff,
with regard to the administering of a patient's care.
other job-related duties, as may be assigned.
from an accredited school of Medicine and Residency Program
in the State of Wisconsin
eligibility in Family it Internal Medicine, required. Board
experience in a Family or Internal Medicine setting,
Employment Opportunity. Progressive Community Health Centers is an
equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against
employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed,
color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or
conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or
any other characteristic or status protected by law.
Keywords: Progressive Community Health Centers, Inc., Milwaukee , Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician, Other , Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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