- Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill Medical Providers
- Full Time
CHAPEL HILL COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
The Lead Physician provides medical leadership and manages all aspects of medical care at the clinic. This role has the overall responsibility for the day-to-day clinical operations of the clinic. Ensures the delivery of the highest level of quality care in the most cost-effective way. Works with the Medical Director to identify opportunities to better serve the communities.
Physicians at Piedmont Health Services, Inc. deliver the full range of ambulatory primary care services, including diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illness in all age groups, preventative care, well-child care, minor surgical procedures and occasional medical emergencies. They are responsible for seeing their scheduled patients as well as walk-ins and add-ons, providing coverage during the operating hours of the Center, providing telephone consultation as needed, performing administrative tasks associated with the provision of medical care, participating in quality improvement activities and providing community service. Medical providers are expected to manage all patients and conditions within the scope of their training and approved privileges.
To perform this job successfully, an indidual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactoryily.
Education/Board Certification: Primary source verified Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree and completed residency. All medical providers shall be board certified and board eligible with certification pending.
Licensure/Certifications: North Carolina license to practice as a physician is required and must be kept current. Controlled Substance Registration Certificate from the Drug Enforcement Administration ("DEA certificate") is required and must remain current. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required and should be renewed every two years.