Holy Cross Health Partners and Holy Cross Health has an excellent employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine physician to join our Kensington Partners Community Health Center, an established Health Center located in Kensington, Maryland.
Holy Cross Health Partners provides primary medical care in a culturally competent manner to a medically underserved, low income, uninsured patient population. The Staff Physician is responsible for managing the diagnosis and efficient and effective treatment of Health Center patients to include a therapeutic health service that focuses on health restoration, health maintenance and disease prevention. Our physicians provide patient exams and consultations striving to reach 10 patient visits per four-hour session. The provider will assist with increasing volume, new patient visits and RVU goals. The provider will participate in after-hours coverage as appropriate.
The Staff Physician is responsible for participating in the Center s Quality Performance Improvement program. The Staff Physician also advises management on clinical matters and the results of any external audits, clinical quality problems and the progress of quality improvement efforts. The Staff Physician maintains in compliance with Federal, State, and Local health care regulations as well as the Joint Commission standards.
The selected provider will possess three years of clinical experience in an acute care setting, preferably within a community health center serving culturally diverse and underserved patient populations as well as a minimum of two years of supervisory experience or demonstrated leadership. Familiarity with Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) is highly desirable. The selected provider will also have experience in the development and management of quality, risk, and utilization review processes with demonstrated leadership, communication, and analytical skills. Spanish speaking is strongly preferred, but not required and preference will be shown to candidates who are bilingual.
Holy Cross Health Partners are Primary Care sites owned and operated by Holy Cross Health, with locations throughout Montgomery County. These practices specialize in internal medicine for a primarily adult population and include physicians with geriatric medicine training and expertise.
Holy Cross Health Partners strives to build healthy communities, through engagement and action, throughout Montgomery and Prince George s Counties. The programs and services we provide take the mission of the health system outside the walls of the hospitals and go beyond clinical care to improve the health of the community especially for those most vulnerable. To achieve this goal, we focus on health equity, prevention, and self-management and develop and support strategies that are sustainable through policy, system and environmental changes.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Internal Medicine physician to join Holy Cross Health Center.
Holy Cross Health Partners offers physicians base salaries and great benefits including:
- Health/vision/dental Insurance
- CME allowance & time off
- Retirement savings programs.
ABOUT THE FACILITY
Holy Cross Health Network is dedicated to creating access to top-quality health care for all of the people in our community. We re providing area residents with affordable medical care in four neighborhood centers and two primary care sites, and forging partnerships with providers, community health organizations and insurers to help area men and women live healthier lives.
Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves more than 240,000 individuals each year from Maryland's two largest counties - Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Our community is vibrant, active and diverse, where life is always moving. Holy Cross Health is continuously advancing, too, as a forward-thinking health system committed to helping our community members address their individual needs and goals to achieve a better quality of life. From hospitals and primary care sites, to specialty care and wellness programs, Holy Cross Health is accessible throughout the region to meet individuals on their path to good health.
Holy Cross Health has been a steward of our diverse community's health for more than 50 years, earning the trust of area residents. Our team of more than 4,100 employees, 1,575 community-based physicians and 425 volunteers works proactively each day to meet the needs of every individual we touch. And our mission and values mean that we uphold this commitment for every person, without regard for ability to pay. During the last five fiscal years, Holy Cross Health has provided more than $295 million in community benefit, including more than $169 million in financial assistance.
Holy Cross Health is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the United States. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.
Kensington, Maryland is located four miles from Washington, D.C. and two miles from the Capital Beltway. It is easily accessible by car, MARC train, bus and Metro. Kensington is a town with a rich, historic past and a vibrant present. The sound of a train whistle still permeates throughout the town, reminiscent of Kensington s sleepier origins in 1873. On the edges of the vibrant business district are beautiful 19th century Victorian homes and parks and a unique children s library. The streets are alive with art galleries, music venues, enticing restaurants, eclectic gift shops and antique stores.