The Venice Family Clinic is a community health center that provides quality health care to people in need. Our physicians are committed to the populations we serve and to the mission of the clinic.
As a Physician Site Lead at the Colen Health Center, the physician supervises all site providers including physicians and nurse practitioners at the Irma Colen Children’s Center and Lou Colen Family Health Center. Under the leadership of the Chief Medical Officer, the physician is an integral part of the clinic staff, providing leadership and expertise on medical and patient care issues.
Provide direct patient care to adult men and women, teens and if so licensed children utilizing the Clinic’s Electronic Health Record.
Provide as a positive role model, ensuring that staff and volunteers understand Venice Family Clinic procedures and continuity of care for patients.
Works cooperatively with all Clinic departments including nursing, pharmacy, clinic coordinators, and Mental Health staff.
Supervises all site providers including physicians and nurse practitioners at the Irma Colen Children’s Center and Lou Colen Family Health Center.
Resolves problems regarding scheduling, operations, and other personnel or patient issues that arise.
Together with the clinic site manager, the Physician lead is also responsible for running the monthly site meetings and training as needed.
Other duties as assigned within Venice Family Clinic.
On call by phone for VFC patients as scheduled.
Board certified physician in Family Medicine, Med/Peds, Pediatrics or Internal Medicine.
Possession of active California Medical License.
Knowledge of medical problems of minority, medically underserved populations, and homeless individuals
Ability to speak Spanish such that an interpreter is not routinely needed during medical exams, preferred
Skill in providing general adult and pediatric medical care in a high-volume clinic setting.
Ability to teach and supervise residents and medical students.
Ability to work as a team with multi-disciplinary staff, different medical specializations, mental health providers, other staff and volunteer physicians, and mid-level practitioners.
To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to Elizabeth Ngo at PhysicianRecruitment@mednet.ucla.edu
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