Community Health Centers of the Central Coast, Inc. d/b/a CHCCC, Inc. seeks a Pediatric Physician in Lompoc, CA. Must have MD in Medicine, 36 months of Medical Residency Training, Active Medical License in the State of California; Graduation from Medical Residency Program; Board Certification or Eligibility in Pediatric Medicine is required to direct and supervise activities of nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants 9PAs) and oversee medical assistants, also precept students 9NPs, PAs) at CHCCC, Inc., examine children regularly to assess their growth and development; Treat children who have minor illnesses, acute and chronic health problems, and growth and development concerns; Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results; Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury in infants and children; Examine patients or order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests to obtain information on medical condition and determine diagnosis; Advise patients, parents or guardians, and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention; Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients and parents or guardians; Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary; Plan and execute medical care programs to aid in the mental and physical growth and development of children and adolescents; Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, students, assistants, specialists, therapists, and other medical staff; Refer patient to medical specialist or other practitioner when necessary; Provide consulting services to other physicians. Tools used: Curved forceps; Hemostats; Splinter forceps; Infant laryngoscope blades; Laryngoscope blades; Child oxygen masks; Infant oxygen masks; Neonatal airways; Oral airways; Neonatal resuscitation masks; Valve mask resuscitators; Surgical clamps or clips or forceps or accessories; Dressing forceps; Ear forceps; Mosquito clamps; Chest tube; Infant warmers; Desktop computers; Diagnostic or interventional vascular catheters or sets; Electrocardiography EKG units; Electronic blood pressure units; Electronic stethoscopes; End tidal carbon dioxide monitors; Pediatric endoscopes; Advanced Data Systems MedicsDocAssistant for Pediatrics; EMR Experts Pediatric EMR; Patient electronic medical record EMR software; STAT E&M Coder. Mail résumé to CHCCC Inc. HR Specialist, 150 Tejas Place, Nipomo, CA 93444.
Community Health Centers of the Central Coast, Inc. (CHC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit network of community health centers serving the residents of California's Central Coast. Conveniently located throughout San Luis Obispo and northern Santa Barbara counties, our committed team of healthcare professionals are dedicated to maintaining your health and well-being. We offer fully accredited Me...dical, Dental and Chiropractic care as well as Health Education and Specialty Care.
To enhance the health status of all people in the Central Coast of California, with special emphasis on the medically underserved, by providing accessible, affordable, comprehensive and quality healthcare services, through well trained professional staff, in strategically located health centers.
A History of Quality Care
Community Health Centers of the Central Coast began operation in 1978, in a small building in Nipomo California, with 7 employees and a part-time volunteer doctor. As of early 2016 we have over 729 employees in 28 state-licensed clinics, and provide more than 450,000 visits annually.
Our health centers are located in San Luis Obispo County and Northern Santa Barbara County on the Central Coast of California. Our patient population includes low income, uninsured community members with special emphasis on special populations such as homeless, school-based, migrant and seasonal farm workers, and public housing residents.
Our primary care staffing includes: Family Practice, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and OB/GYN Physicians. In addition, we have Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Dentists, Optometrists, Behavioral Health clinicians, Chiropractors, Registered Dietitians/Certified Diabetic Education, and other ancillary staff. In addition, to primary care we have a variety of specialists that provide services on-site or through telemedicine.
CHC has extended walk-in hours at several health centers in Paso Robles, Arroyo Grande, and Santa Maria that include extended evening hours and weekends.
CHC has one on-site pharmacy at its CHC Nipomo Health Center that fills more than 50,000 prescriptions per year for our patient population. The Pharmacy is open Monday-Saturday.
CHC has been Joint Commission Accredited since 1998, and most recently Joint Commission Primary Care Medical Home certified since 2014.
CHC continues to grow as an organization and is proud to be able to serve the community by providing quality health care.