Medical Director of Primary Care for Community Healthlink, Inc.
UMass Memorial Health
The Department of Family Medicine & Community Health at UMass Memorial Health is recruiting a Medical Director of Primary Care for Community Healthlink, Inc. The medical director provides leadership to implement primary care goals and objectives for medical and clinical operations. Responsibilities include supervising all primary care providers, ensuring risk management and quality of care and providing strategic input to planning, regulatory compliance and clinical integration. Clinical practice includes primary care integrated into programs that support adults, children, and families to recover from the effects of mental illness, substance use, and homelessness.
Community Healthlink provides comprehensive behavioral health, addiction, and homeless services throughout Central Massachusetts with locations in Worcester and Leominster. Through its 80 programs and nearly 1,200 employees, Community Healthlink is committed to promoting, maintaining, and restoring the dignity, well-being, and mental health of over 22,000 adults, children, and families every year.
Ideal candidates will be Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine with experience serving a complex and disabled adult population, many of whom have serious mental health problems. Prior experience as a Medical Director in a primary care setting is preferred. Bilingual Spanish language skills are desirable. Applicants must be eligible for a Massachusetts State Medical License.
A faculty appointment is commensurate with training and experience. We offer a competitive salary, sign on bonus, and a benefits package that includes medical, dental and optical insurance plans, retirement plan with high employer contribution, employer paid professional liability insurance, and generous paid time off.
Central MA is a great place to live and work. The City of Worcester is New England’s second largest city, with a population of 185,000. Worcester is 45 minutes west of Boston and north of Providence, RI. Worcester and Central MA offer many residential options, with convenient access to all of New England.
Interested candidates please send a Cover Letter and CV to:
Carolyn Jacobs, Manager of Physician Recruitment
As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we look to draw talent and ideas from individuals of different backgrounds and viewpoints.
Internal Number: 212097
About UMass Memorial Health
UMass Memorial Health is the health and wellness partner of the people of Central Massachusetts.
Through pain and pandemics, our commitment to our communities never wanes. We use knowledge and innovation to create breakthrough medicine. To create jobs. To make life better for those we serve. We are leaders in the training of physicians and those who work in every facet of health care. We make outstanding care accessible for all, regardless of ability to pay. We stand for quality, compassion, dignity, opportunity and fairness. And we are relentless in our pursuit of healing.
UMass Memorial Health is the largest health care system in Central Massachusetts. We are the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, with access to the latest technology, research and clinical trials.
UMass Memorial Health: Locations in Central Massachusetts
Our health system includes three hospitals:
UMass Memorial Medical Center (Worcester)
UMass Memorial Health – HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital (Fitchburg, Clinton and Leominster)
UMass Memorial Health – Marlborough Hospital (Marlborough)
Our hospitals are fully accredited by the Joint Commission, a n...ational organization that sets quality standards for hospitals. In addition to our fully equipped medical centers, our health system also includes home health and hospice programs, behavioral health programs and community-based physician practices.
We have an affiliation with CareWell Urgent Care to provide regional urgent care services. Also, the UMass Memorial Medical Group provides high quality, low-cost outpatient surgery services at The Surgery Center in Shrewsbury.
We are committed to using our breadth of connected health resources to ensure you receive the best, most appropriate care you need to heal.
UMass Memorial Health by the numbers:
1,700 physicians on our active medical staff
3,000 registered nurses
14,000+ total employees
1,125 beds in our hospitals
Health Services at UMass Memorial Health
With our knowledge, innovation, and compassion, we relentlessly pursue healing for you and all of our patients. Our team includes specialists who are nationally acclaimed for their expertise and leadership in areas such as:
Heart and vascular care
Newborn intensive care
Emergency medicine and trauma
Advanced Care at UMass Memorial Medical Center
UMass Memorial Medical Center leads the region in providing cutting edge medical technology, including innovative diagnostic and treatment options. Our experienced staff includes specialists who are experts in their field. No matter where you receive health care within our network of hospitals, you have access to the knowledge, innovation and expertise of UMass Memorial Medical Center:
The only designated Level I Trauma Center for adults in Central Massachusetts
Home to the Duddie Massad Emergency and Trauma Center and Life Flight, New England’s first hospital-based air ambulance
The region’s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, providing expert care for ill or premature newborns
Ranked sixth in Massachusetts by US News & World Report as best regional hospital
Recognized by US News & World Report as high performing in colon cancer surgery, aortic valve surgery, heart bypass surgery and heart failure
Named one of America’s Top 50 Teaching Hospitals by The Washington Monthly
Ranked 24th in the nation’s top hospitals by the Lown Institute
Recognized by Healthgrades with the following awards and designations: Critical Care Excellence Award, Coronary Intervention Excellence Award, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award, America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award
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