POSITION SUMMARY: Provides primary care in a Family Practice setting. Ambulatory services only, no E.R., in-patient, or on-call required.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides primary care to adults with an emphasis on healing maintenance and preventive care.
Provides routine prenatal care.
Assists in conducting Quality Assurance reviews.
Performs other duties that may be required to insure the effective operation of the clinic.
Complies with the IHC’ HIPPA and Privacy Policies.
Assists in the IHC’s chronic disease and health management programs.
Provides family planning and women’s health services.
Provides care to adolescents.
Plans, develops and implements a health education program for patients.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Preference is given to qualified American Indians/Alaskan Native in accordance with the American Indian Preference Act (Title 25, U.S. Code Section 472, 473 and 473a). In other than above, the Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Possession of Medical Doctor degree or D.O. degree.
One year of clinical experience in a clinic environment.
H-1 B Visa acceptable.
Possession of CA Medical License in good standing.
Must be insurable for liability as a General Practitioner.
Current knowledge and skills in pediatric, adult primary care, and ambulatory OB/GYN.
Ability to relate to the Indian Community.
Ability to maintain good working relationships with fellow workers.
A strong commitment to care for an under served population.
Experience in providing care for multi-cultural populations.
Internal Number: 82
About Indian Health Center for Santa Clara Valley
The Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley is a 501(c)3, nonprofit, community health clinic, located in San Jose, California. We serve people from all walks of life, regardless of race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or disability and take pride in serving our diverse patients and clients. Besides having a highly talented medical and dental department, the Indian Health Center also has an outstanding counseling department, community wellness center and WIC (Women Infants and Children) department.