Physician / Chief Medical Officer / Rhode Island / Permanent / CHIEF
Hope Valley, Rhode Island: We seek an experienced Board Certified Physician ideally trained in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine as the new CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER to lead the clinical team for a wonderful FQHC/community health center in a picturesque New England country setting. Located just 20 minutes from the coast and 40 minutes from Providence, this two-site nonprofit provides a broad range of services for patients of all ages including primary care, full-service dentistry, mental health/social services, womens health, rehab services, and telemedicine supported by on-site lab, x-ray and mammography.
This is a mixed clinical/admin position. You will report directly to the CEO and will work with Senior Leadership to help develop strategies and implement new policies and services designed to integrate patient care and achieve accountability as the practice works to better serve their community. The incoming CMO will provide clinical oversight, expertise and leadership for several Physicians and Nurse Practitioners. You will also have your own outpatient primary care panel to manage part time.
This Equal Employment Opportunity employer is actively seeking a diverse array of candidates. We welcome MDs or DOs. This health center also supports clinical students so teaching opportunities may be available.
Become part of a recognized Patient Centered Medical Home, and a Health Center Quality Leader and a National Quality Leader for diabetes. Assist in providing team-based care consistent with the principles and standards of a PCMH, and help support the mission of providing quality, affordable health care and health education to the community. One of your responsibilities will be balancing revenue and expenses with quality and service.
We are offering:
Relocation assistance brings you to a peaceful, welcoming community
Secure employment with established FQHC
Important role overseeing clinical services and expanding access
Enjoyable mix of admin & clinical work seeing patients
Quality-oriented practice focused on patient satisfaction
Teaching opportunities may be available
Competitive salary plus many perks
Federal liability insurance provided
Health, dental, life, disability insurance
5 weeks of paid vacation time PLUS paid holidays
More paid leave plus a budget for your CME expenses
Participation in a retirement plan with employer matching
Qualified for state/federal student loan access
Hope Valley is a peaceful farming community with rolling hills, fields and woods, and many lakes and streams just 5 minutes from the Connecticut border, and 45 minutes from Massachusetts. The practice is located just a mile off I-95. This affordable area offers homes in every price range, with superb school districts throughout the region. Their central location provides easy access to nearby beaches and state parks that offer hiking, biking and boating on numerous trails and rivers ideally enjoyed by canoe or kayak. 400 miles of shoreline explain Rhode Islands nickname, The Ocean State! Recreational opportunities are all around golf, hiking and biking are as popular as boating along with plenty of ways to simply chill and enjoy life.
Hope Valley is 25 minutes from the University of Rhode Island at Kingston, and 30 minutes from Rhode Islands capital, Providence, with a metro area of 1.6 million people, several prominent universities, and a thriving arts community with an award-winning theater and a philharmonic orchestra. The world is within your reach!
Commuter rail to Boston is in easy reach. Take advantage of the amenities of this historic city for fine dining, theatre or ballet, the international airport, or world championship sports or visit the sparkly casinos of Connecticut for fun, concerts and nightlife or maybe visit nearby Newport or Cape Cod for a peaceful day of fishing, sailing, beaching or shopping and antiquing. New York City is 150 miles from Hope Valley and easily accessed via Amtrak.
Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!