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Staff Physician, Cloverdale, CA

Organization: Alexander Valley Healthcare
Category: Family Practitioner or equivalent
Location: Cloverdale, CA
Date Job Posted: December 16, 2022
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Staff Physician

Salary Range

$205,488.00 - $258,003.20

Position Description:

Under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer, provide professional medical services in the community health center as a member of our Patient Centered Medical Health Team.

Tasks/Duties Include:

  • Creates an ongoing relationship with each patient by providing access, continuity, education and comprehensive care via diagnosis and treatment of AVH patients within the scope of his/her license to practice medicine.
  • Actively supports organization priorities of patient care, quality, education and sustainability.
  • Provides patient centered service and supports a positive work environment.
  • Assures quality and safety by adhering to Patient Centered Medical Home principles, including teamwork, evidence-based medicine, continuous quality improvement, and active participation of patients in decision-making.
  • Provides timely follow-up on patients seen including chart documentation, lab review, and referrals to specialist including providing after hours telephone coverage.
  • Participates in Provider meetings, Quality Assurance meetings, and other professional activities as requested by the Chief Medical Officer.
  • Meets regularly with Chief Medical Officer to review patient care issues and provides input into the development of treatment guidelines and protocols.
  • Provide on-site day-to-day clinical supervision and back-up of Family Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.
  • Supports integration of primary care and behavioral health care services.
  • Participates in ongoing training.

Why work with us?

At Alexander Valley Healthcare, you’ll be part of a passionate team where everyone’s voice is heard and valued. This is your chance to work for a leading health care innovator making a real difference in northern Sonoma County.

Professional growth and support

We invest in every employee’s continuous learning and development through our programs. From scholarships to professional development opportunities, we ensure that our employees build skills and are able to grow within their roles. Our programs build engagement and contribute to Alexander Valley Healthcare’s strong ethos and dedication to serving our community with outstanding care.

Generous benefits

Alexander Valley Healthcare offers competitive salaries, a family-friendly work environment, and one of the most generous benefits packages in the industry. Benefits include 99% employer-paid health coverage, life insurance, liberal paid time off, loan repayment, and a retirement plan with employer contribution. We are located in the beautiful City of Cloverdale, northern rural Sonoma County.


  • Active California License and good standing with the Medical Quality Control Board of the State of California.
  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in a medical specialty.
  • Current CPR/BLS certifications.


  • Experience working with electronic medical records.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proficiency with tasks on the most current Staff Physician competency list.
  • Knowledge of compliance issues within the community health center environment.
  • Knowledge of incident and mandated reporting requirements and systems.
  • Complies with HIPAA policies.
  • Completes assigned policy review items.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to be sensitive with persons of various social, cultural, economic, and educational backgrounds.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good judgement, problem solving and decision-making skills

Send all career inquiries to Or call Erika Werelius-Laniohan, Director of Human Resources at 707-669-1809

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