Associate Medical Director – Family Practice, Ferndale, WA
Associate Medical Director wanted—Family Practice, Ferndale, WA
Unity Care NW, a federally qualified health center, since 1982, in Whatcom County, located in the northwest corner of Washington state, offers comprehensive primary medical, behavioral health, and dental care, along with pharmacy services at three locations in Whatcom County, serving a diverse and mostly underserved population of all ages.
We are seeking an Associate Medical Director to join our passionate, collegial team as we expand into our brand-new Ferndale, WA, facility in July of 2019. This position provides comprehensive, primary care services, associate medical director, who would practice family medicine and lead, manage and supervise the physicians and nurse practitioners.
We offer: full-time employment with an average of 17 patients per day; certified medical home, integrated healthcare, with medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, and lab services on-site; one-on-one training with full implemented electronic medical record; outpatient only (no obstetrics and no hospital rounds); occasional Saturday with choice of a day off the previous week or additional pay); and modest phone support call schedule. We offer competitive compensation/benefits, generous paid time off and holidays, continuing education days and dollar, with reimbursement of license, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), board certification fees, and relocation/signing bonus. Qualified applicants may also apply for loan reimbursement through the National Health Service Corps.
Our community offers: rated as one of the most desirable communities in the USA! Nestled between Bellingham Bay, Mt. Baker, and the San Juan Islands, a short distance from Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA; small town feel, with thriving visual and performing arts, festivals and farmers markets, outstanding recreational and outdoor activities, variety of restaurants, outstanding schools and colleges; and fun for everyone, of all ages and diverse backgrounds.