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  • Job Type:


  • FTE:

    Full Time

  • Institution:

    Unity Care NW


UCNW in beautiful Ferndale, WA, seeks an Associate Medical Director, Physician / Family Practice Physician. The Director will lead, manage & supervise the physicians & NPs in our brand-new facility. Both positions, provide comprehensive, primary care services in a multi-specialty community health center.

Associate Medical Director/Family Practice Physician Highlights:
  • Full-time employment seeing 17 patients per day (if 8 hour day) without the overhead work and costs of running a private practice
  • Work in a brand new, modern facility
  • Fully implemented EMR system (GE Centricity) with one-on-one training provided
  • Outpatient work only - no OB and no hospital rounds
  • Modest call schedule providing phone support only
  • Support staff in the areas of nursing, on-site behavioral health, medical records, EMR/IT, case management, referrals, & helping patients seek insurance
  • Occasional Saturdays with choice of a day off the previous week or additional pay

Ideal Candidate Offers:
  • Associate Medical Director: 3 years’ experience in progressively responsible administrative or management-related positions within a primary health care environment
  • Family Practice experience in an outpatient, primary care setting
  • Experience in a community health center preferred, but experience in other settings welcome
  • Experience working with patients with complex co-morbidities including hypertension, diabetes, mental illness, chronic pain, and substance abuse
  • Experience &/or an interest in children’s & women’s health &/or HIV and other communicable diseases
  • Previous work with and ability to relate to individuals from diverse cultures, backgrounds & socio-economic levels, treating them with sensitivity & respect in providing health care for all
  • Proficiency with EMR

We Offer:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Relocation assistance
  • Malpractice insurance with tail coverage
  • Continuing education days & dollars and reimbursement of license, DEA & board certification fees
  • Generous paid time off benefit
  • Six paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer match after 1 year of eligibility

To apply visit, https://unitycarenw.org/join-our-team/