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Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (MD) (5161)

TAL Healthcare

Last Updated: 10/15/19

Job Description

Title: Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (MD)

Location: New York City, NY

Industry: Healthcare

Occupational Category: Physician

Hours: Full-time

Description: Hiring an Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (MD) for a network of Family Health Centers with locations throughout New York City. The Assistant Director for Population and Community Health (MD) will be responsible for the development and implementation of Center-wide continuum of care population health initiatives and integration of these initiatives within the health system.

Responsibilities:

  • Examine, diagnose, and treat medical illnesses; evaluate health status, initiate therapeutic and preventive measures, and make appropriate and necessary referrals to specialty and other consultative medical services.
  • Participate in after hours? telephone triage coverage on rotating basis.
  • Assist the Medical Director in supervising the direct delivery of clinical services of physicians, mid-level practitioners and other clinical non-clinical staff engaged in population health management and activities as well of professional standards and ethics.
  • Supervision and direction of Population Health Manager, Chronic Care Nurse Manager, and population health staff.
  • Assist in the development of funding proposals to enhance existing programs
  • Train, orient, assign, motivate and evaluate staff.
  • Ensure adequate scheduling and coordination, including the on-call coverage
  • Lead and partner with internal and external team members and stakeholders to proactively manage the populations in alignment with strategic goals
  • Assist in developing, reviewing, and maintaining timely clinical protocols that support the provision of clinical services through efficient and effective patient care procedures
  • Coordinate with other clinical departments, including laboratory and radiology
  • Practice accepted infection control measures
  • Communicate on an on-going basis with other health care providers
  • Participate in the teaching and supervision of paramedical personnel.
  • Assist to establish and coordinate services with other local medical facilities
  • Work collaboratively with the RN Unit Managers to assist in achieving efficient patient flow

Education Requirements:

  • Master?s in Public Health, Public Administration or similar degree program.
  • License to practice medicine in the State of New York
  • Board Certification.

Experience Requirements:

  • Prior experience in a multi-site Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) or other health care environment.
  • Prior administrative experience in a clinical or non-clinical setting.
  • Prior supervisory experience.
  • Bilingual: English/Spanish or other language



Company Details


TAL Healthcare

Mount Kisco, New York, United States

TAL Healthcare specializes in the recruitment and placement of physicians and clinicians throughout the New York Metropolitan area. We are exceptionally skilled at guiding both healthcare organizations and physicians and other clinicians through the process of finding the most compatible practice opportunities for both parties. We thrive at “matching great companies with great talent.”...