Neighborhood Health Seeks
Physicians – FT/PT
Neighborhood Health is an innovative network of 13 community health center in Nashville, Lebanon, and Hartsville, Tennessee. We provide comprehensive primary care, integrated behavioral health, and dental services to almost 30,000 patients. Our patients primarily include immigrants, residents of public housing, individuals experiencing homelessness, and person living with addiction. As a federally qualified health center, we provide care without regard to health insurance or a patient’s ability to pay. We also strive to improve our Patient Centered Medical Home model to ensure all patients get the right high-quality care, at the right place and the right time.
Position Summary and Responsibilities:
The Physician/Provider is responsible for the provision of health care services to patients who receive their care at Neighborhood Health clinics. Such care may involve ambulatory services, night call care, hospital care and other as specified by NH. The Provider is expected to participate in quality assurance activity, member satisfaction, appropriate utilization of health care resources, electronic health record use and team meetings.
The Provider supports the Neighborhood Health mission to assure access of the underserved to healthcare, to engage patients in a meaningful healthcare experience through the patient-centered health home model, to provide high quality healthcare and to participate in controlling the cost of such care. Must be able to work in a Patient Centered Medical Home model. Must facilitate partnerships between patients, physicians and health teams with focus on care coordination and integration of treatment internally and externally. Must work diligently to assure that services are accessible, continuous, comprehensive, coordinated, compassionate, and culturally effective. Must be committed to eliminating barriers to care that is centered on the needs and convenience of patients above all other factors.
The Provider supports integrated healthcare involving behavioral health providers and dental health providers in care as appropriate.
The Provider will achieve meaningful use of electronic health records each year as the standards are updated and expanded by the federal government.