Medical Director - Family Medicine Physician in Washington, DC at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.

Date Posted: 2/13/2021

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Family Medicine Physician

GW Immediate and Primary Care (IPC) is seeking a board-certified Family Medicine Medical Director.  This is a unique and rewarding opportunity with a focus on innovative technology and patient-centered care in a hybrid primary care/urgent care practice setting. The Medical Director is a member of the GW IPC leadership team and works collaboratively with the director of operations on administrative decision making and policies and procedures development.

Director Duties:

  • Provide medical direction and administration including, but not limited to, developing clinical practice guidelines, policies and procedures for GW IPC.
  • Ensure the appropriateness and quality of medical care at GW IPC.
  • Provider supervision for approx. 20 primary care and urgent care physicians and mid-levels
  • Completes periodic and end-of-year evaluation of providers performance
  • Responsible for the recruitment and selection of all new physicians and mid-levels in partnership with the Director of Operations
  • Develop strong relationship with MFA and community specialist to enhance referral sources and educational opportunities for IPC providers
  • Meets regularly with other administrative members and provides leadership needed to achieve medical care and practice goals
  • Lead quarterly provider team meetings focused on education and team building
  • Stays abreast of factors that affect primary care and incorporates social, medical, and fiscal changes into policies and procedures
  • Participates in the education and training activities of the primary care staff, including clinicians and medical assistants, and identifies and suggests topics for in-service training through observation and evaluation of patient care

  Physician Duties:

  • Medical Director is expected to maintain a panel of primary care patients of all ages, which includes, but are not limited to, prescribing medications; developing a treatment plan for patients with chronic health conditions; coaching and counseling patients on lifestyle changes to maintain and improve their health; refer patients to specialist as needed for care; etc.
  • Timely completion of notes and submission of charges.
  • Willingness to cover some urgent care shifts on occasion.

Our modern, well-designed offices provide:

  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Dedicated highly trained medical assistants
  • 100% outpatient
  • Energetic environment
  • On-site phlebotomist, ultrasound, and x-rays
  • Competitive salary, bonus potential, and a comprehensive benefits package.

Education & Experience:

  • Medical Doctorate Degree from an accredited US institution and appropriate licensure required.
  • Must be board-certified or board-eligible in Family Medicine.
  • 5 years of relevant medical director experience, which includes supervision of physicians and mid-levels strongly preferred.

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