Charles B Wang Community Health Center, an award-winning federally qualified community health center, is seeking Pediatricians to join our Queens, New York practice. We are looking for team-oriented individuals interested in delivering high quality primary care in a community health setting.
Our collegial outpatient-only practice offers strong ancillary support, including nursing support, referral coordinators, health educators, on-site mental health services and social workers.
We do not require hospital rounding. Call is limited to telephone only. We also provide opportunities for teaching, research, and community outreach.
The Health Center provides excellent benefits including malpractice coverage, medical and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, flexible spending accounts (transit, parking, health, and dependent care), CME time and allowance, and National Health Services Corps loan repayment programs.
Responsible for the total medical care of pediatric patients;
Participate in all activities necessary to implement the multi-disciplinary team approach for the care of pediatric patients;
Works closely with the ancillary services (nursing, social work, health education, etc.) to ensure that the patient is getting comprehensive and coordinated medical care;
Provide medical care to patients in efficient and quality standards set by health center;
Participate in quality assurance and quality improvement activities including peer chart reviews;
Participate in development, review and delivery of community health outreach and education;
Provide trainings on health topics to students, interns, other health staff to ensure coordinated care;
Maintain skills through continuing medical education designated limits set by health center;
Maintain productivity level designated by unit chief;
Obtain and maintain hospital privileges in at least one hospital facility;
Other duties as assigned.
Graduated from an accredited medical school and licensed to practice in New York State.
Certification or eligible for certification by the American Board of Pediatrics
Ability to speak Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean or Spanish is a plus.
Internal Number: req404
About Charles B. Wang Community Health Center
The Charles B. Wang Community Health Center is a nonprofit and federally qualified health center, established in 1971. We ensure that all members of our community—regardless of ability to pay—are provided with quality, comprehensive and culturally effective primary healthcare.
As a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home, we partner with you to create a health plan that meets your own unique health and social needs. Your health team starts with you and your family, and includes doctors, dentists, nurses, care managers, social workers, health educators, nutritionists and medical assistants. We are located in Chinatown, Manhattan and Flushing, Queens, and are open 7 days a week. We have staff fluent in many languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, Taishanese, Shanghainese, Fujianese, Vietnamese, and Korean. If you don’t have health insurance, you may qualify for our sliding fee scale to reduce the cost of your care.
We believe that everyone should have the same opportunity to achieve their highest level of health.