San Mateo Medical Center is a mission-driven, integrated healthcare delivery system focused on continuous quality improvement. If you believe in the power of team-based care and innovation, we want you to be part of our team!
At San Mateo Medical Center, our physicians provide high quality, comprehensive medical care and treatment to a diverse patient population. We have a patient-centered, team based model with an emphasis on prevention of disease, promotion of health, and chronic disease management. We use data to help us focus on and drive improvement. We support provider and staff development and growth. Our clinics include physicians trained in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics.
About San Mateo Medical Center
San Mateo Medical Center is part of the County of San Mateo Health System and is located in San Mateo County, California, just south of San Francisco. We have clinics located around the County where we currently have full- and part-time opportunities to be part of a care team providing continuity care. Our clinics are located in San Mateo (Innovative Care Clinic), Redwood City (Fair Oaks Health Center), Daly City (Daly City Health Center), South San Francisco (South San Francisco Health Center), and Half Moon Bay (Coastside Clinic). Hours are flexible, but may include after hours or weekend shift options, either currently or in the near future. There are pediatric call opportunities, but no call or inpatient responsibilities for adult providers. Read more about the San Mateo Medical Center and our clinics.
Excellent Benefit Package
• Health benefits include family coverage options, health, eye and dental insurance, basic disability, and medical malpractice coverage
• Retirement plans and health benefits for retirees
• Wellness program, including exercise classes, worksite massage, and an onsite gym
• Additional 5% increase in salary for each qualifying board certification up to two (2) Boards
• CME funds ($2500/year) for license/books and other supplies
• Some NHSC loan repayment support available
• Pro-rated 130 hours/full FTE of additional hours that can be used as leave or be cashed out at 50% each spring
• 15% administrative time
• Protected quality improvement project time
Current residents of an accredited Pediatric, Family Practice or Internal Medicine Residency Program may apply prior to graduating from the program. Several San Mateo Medical Center clinics are accredited as National Health Services Corps sites and benefit from scholarships and loan repayment programs through this network. Must have Board Certification or eligibility and enrollment as a provider of Medi-Cal/Medicare.
Applications for this position will only be accepted online. Please go to https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sanmateo/jobs/300661/physician-family-practice-internal-medicine-pediatrics-open to apply.
Desired Skills and Experience
- License to practice medicine or osteopathy in the State of California.
- Board certification or Board eligibility in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine or a related area is highly desirable.
- Board certification or Board eligibility in Family Practice, Internal Medicine or Internal Medicine and Pediatrics is required for the Esperanza Clinic position.
Language: Spanish speaking is strongly preferred but not required.
- Current developments, trends and research in the medical field.
- Basic understanding of clinical supervisory principles and practices.
- Pharmacology and psychopharmacology including laws regarding informed consent, dosage ranges, drug incompatibilities, and side effects.
- Proper documentation of clinical services.
- Principles, practices, and techniques of general medicine and its application.
- Medical diagnosis and treatment.
- Hospitals and Clinics organization.
- Knowledge of communicable disease control.
- Knowledge of public health practices and procedures.
- Diagnose and treat patients.
- Develop and monitor appropriate treatment plans.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, staff and others.
- Learn and apply laws, statutes, codes and regulations governing California health service providers, and JCAHO and other regulatory requirements.
- Maintain medical records and prepare reports.
- Serve on interdisciplinary teams.
- Clinically supervise licensed and professional staff.
Education and Experience:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is:
Completion of a residency training program approved by the American Medical Association, or two years of clinical experience post internship in an appropriate medical specialty.
At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
San Mateo County government is committed to:
The highest standards of public service;
A common vision of responsiveness;
The highest standards of ethical conduct;
Treating people with respect and dignity.
San Mateo County Health
Why Work Here?San Mateo County government protects and enhances the health, safety, welfare, and natural resources of the community; and provides quality services that benefit and enrich the lives of the people of this community. San Mateo County government is committed to: The highest standards of public service; A common vision of responsiveness; The highest standards of ethical conduct; Treating people with respect and dignity.
San Mateo County Health is an innovative, collaborative, mission-driven system of care!
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