Project Renewal is a leading non-profit organization with the mission of ending the cycle of homelessness by empowering individuals and families to renew their lives with health, homes, and jobs. Our comprehensive and integrated 24/7 programs are designed to offer the holistic care our clients need. With a staff of 950+ and an annual budget of $82 million, Project Renewal is one of the larger social service nonprofits in New York City.
Title: Physician – Primary Care Medicine/Internal Medicine/Family Practice
Program: Project Renewal Health Services
The Primary Care Physician is responsible for the examination, diagnosis and the treatment of patients within the scope of the Health Center.
Provides medical diagnoses, treatment and advice to patients in accordance with New York State regulations and the scope of training of the clinician.
Responsible for consulting with the appropriate medical specialists, when deemed necessary according to the Health Center protocol.
Prescribes and/or dispenses required medication to patients.
Provides medical supervision to the assigned clinical team leaders.
Directs, organizes and participates in preventive health programs.
Participates in the development and implementation of quality assurance management and utilization review.
Participates in community outreach programs.
Contributes to the overall functioning of the department.
Maintains patient records in accordance with the policies of the department.
Maintains all New York State and federal licensing requirements as current according with the department’s credentialing policy.
Maintains current certification in Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
Performs related work as required.
Completes 30 annual Continuing Medical Education credits.
Participates in Departmental meetings and conferences.
· M.D or DO Board Eligible/Board Certified in internal medicine or family practice (Required)
· Licensed to practice medicine in the State of New York (Required)
· MAT Certification preferred – (Medication Assisted Therapy ) for drug dependency, prescribe Suboxone and willing to treat patients with Drug and Alcohol Dependency
· Related experience working with homeless and mentally ill population
· Strong interpersonal skills
· Computer literate
To apply: E-mail resume and cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to: email@example.com