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Physician - Internal Medicine or Geriatrics

The Bronx, NY 10459

Posted: 12/05/2022 Job Number: 999654

Job Description

Position Title: Geriatrician

Location: Bronx, NY


We are a network of federally qualified community health centers that offers comprehensive, affordable, quality primary and specialty health care.  We are located in the Bronx, Queens, and Manhattan and are accredited by the Joint Commission. 


Our commitment to provide patient-centered, holistic, quality health care, is part of a tradition started by our founder, Dr. Richard Izquierdo, more than 40 years ago. That tradition continues today by promoting excellence in everything that we do.  


We provide affordable, comprehensive, quality health care. 


We are about community health. We strive to deliver the highest quality of care to all patients who come through our doors.  We recognize challenges that face primary care; we strive to be at the forefront of innovative practices and building a supportive environment focusing on associate and provider well-being.  We value our providers; we value our patients, and we know that happy providers and happy patients bring forth better outcomes.  We are always searching for ways to allow providers to focus on patient care and focus on clinical-care innovation through strong, supportive departments, active clinical leadership, and responsive administration.


We are community health.


Our mission is to continuously improve the health of communities and the quality of life of the people we serve by providing affordable, comprehensive, quality, primary, and specialty health care and by assuring the performance and advancement of innovative best practices. We are looking for capable, energetic, passionate physicians, looking to work in an environment that fosters, patient-centered, holistic, quality medical care, in a practice setting that encourages innovation, creativity, learning, and growth. 


We are innovative, creative, and continuously improving. 


Job Description:

We employ community-driven and highly skilled clinicians to provide integrated care in our Health Centers. We are seeking new associates to join our team in the capacity of Geriatrician. The Geriatrician will provide both at home visits and in office visits. The Geriatrician will provide medical care to treat, prevent and/or diagnose illness, disease, or injury. The physician will examine or conduct tests to provide information on medical status, analyze records, reports, test results, and/or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient, prescribe/administer treatment, therapy, medication and/or vaccination. The physician will also focus on explaining procedures and discussing test results on prescribed treatments with patient and advise patients and community concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention. The physician will collaborate with and non-physician providers (NP, PA, CNM, etc). The physician will perform other job-related duties as required by departmental needs/demands.

Experience and Skills:
  1. MD/DO degree from an accredited medical school and completion of accredited residency program
  2. Completion of Fellowship in Geriatrics
  3. Board Certified or Eligible
  4. Valid NY State license, CDS, DEA, and BLS
  5. Understanding of and passion for Community Healthcare is preferred


  1. We value our team and foster a positive, fun work environment!
  2. We offer a competitive benefit package that includes: Federal/State Loan Repayment Eligibility
  3. Generous Paid Time Off  including your birthday (4 weeks vacation; 6 sick; 6 personal; 10 paid holidays)
  4. Contribution to 401K plan
  5. Full Benefits - 100% of cost covered for employee, 73.5% covered for family by employer
  6. Term Life Insurance
  7. Malpractice insurance coverage under FTCA
  8. Paid continuing medical education
  9. Flexible schedules
  10. Relocation Reimbursement

Meet Your Recruiter

Dr. Oliver Ghitea, MD
Account Executive - Physician Recruitment

After 20 years of Clinical Practice, Dr. Ghitea has decided to explore the administrative and business side of medicine. He now enjoys helping physicians find successful jobs. He also gets satisfaction from assisting Community Health Centers and helping to provide physicians to medically underserved populations.

Over the years, he has done volunteer work in Africa, Malaysia, and Eastern Europe. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor sports and traveling with his family.

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