Company: Zufall Health Center
Location: West Orange
Posted on: November 14, 2023
West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
Thursday, July 20, 2023
Welcome to Zufall Health!
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Medical Officer, the
internist provides direct clinical care to patients at the health
center. The internist is a member of Care Team with the purpose of
providing evidenced-based and quality medical care to Zufall Health
Essential Functions, Duties and Responsibilities
Provides primary care for patients of the Zufall Health Center,
including but not limited to diagnostic and therapeutic
assessments, treatment of conditions and illnesses within the scope
of practice, referral and follow-up of patients, and other duties
as assigned. Ensures continuity of care of patients.
Leads assigned clinical support staff within the patient care team
to provide excellent and accessible preventive, acute and chronic
care to established patients and to address the needs of patients
and their families.
Participates in night and weekend call coverage in rotation with
other providers as assigned. Assists with weekend, night and early
morning hours of operations and adjusts schedule as needed.
Assists patients in obtaining community resources, referrals and
other services as clinically indicated by the center's diverse
populations. Assists the Medical Director in accessing services for
the center and its patients with the local provider community,
including physicians, hospitals and laboratories.
Participates in clinical performance improvement activities and
conducts peer reviews of colleague's charts as assigned. Attends
regular meetings of the medical staff and other meetings as deemed
necessary by the Chief Medical Officer.
Participates in clinic operations by ensuring compliance according
to local, state and federal rules and regulations, and ensures that
licensing, credentialing and educational activities are kept
current and up to date. Contributes to and follows established
policies and protocols for clinical care.
Participates in community health initiatives including health fairs
and other educational activities as directed. Participates in
in-service educational programs and continuing education. Teaches
and trains other health center staff and students as needed.
Maintains membership in professional and organizational
associations, as appropriate.
Performs other related duties as assigned by the Chief Medical
Education, Training and Experience
MD or DO Degree with Board-Certification in a primary care
specialty including Internal Medicine, Combined Med/Peds, or Family
Successful completion of residency program accredited by ACGME or
AOA in a medical specialty related to services provided by facility
or diplomat of one of the certifying boards approved by the
American Board of Medical Specialists or AOA.
Possession of a current, valid license to practice medicine in New
Jersey in good standing.
Possession of a valid DEA and CDS registration.
BLS and ACLS Certifications
Minimum 1 year clinical practice or experience providing direct
patient care in an ambulatory care setting.
As a condition of employment, we require that all staff are fully
vaccinated against COVID-19 and Flu. Therefore, all new employees
need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and Flu as well as
boosters when eligible, and are required to provide documentation
of receiving both COVID-19 and Flu vaccines.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, national origin, disability status, medical conditions
related to pregnancy or childbirth, protected veteran status, or
any other characteristic protected by law.
Thank you for taking the time to apply!
Job Family Clinical
Pay Type Hourly
West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
Keywords: Zufall Health Center, West Orange , Internist, Other , West Orange, New Jersey
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