The Physician Clinical Faculty provides comprehensive preventive and primary care to BCHC patients in a manner consistent with organizational policies and procedures, including meeting provider productivity and clinical quality outcome standards.
The incumbent is accountable for the clinical leadership of their Patient Centered Medical Home team. The Physician Clinical Faculty must assess, diagnose, and treat a large variety of acute and chronic conditions and promote wellness within the scope of general practice. The Physician's health care services must be provided with a Patient Centered Medical Home approach, including working with a panel of patients to optimize their health outcomes and providing care in a cultural and linguistically appropriate manner. The Physician will ensure that practice is HIPAA compliant. The Physician will be an active participant in health center quality and strategic planning activities.
Minimum Education Required:
A degree of Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy or certified by the ECFMG, if an international medical student.
Board eligible or Board certified in a ACGME approved residency
The candidate is required to maintain continuing medical education credits that satisfy requirements for re-licensure.
License: Must be licensed to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky, or eligible for licensure, as required by KRS 311.560, and must hold a valid DEA certificate. These credentials and their associated fees are solely the responsibility of the physician.
Position Title: Staff Physician, BCHC
Posting Number: F00083P
Internal Number: 9873
About Eastern Kentucky University
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make Eastern easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky. Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110 miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate system. Richmond, ...the county seat of Madison County, is one of the Commonwealth's fastest-growing cities, with about 33,000 residents. The community provides an excellent environment for the university student and boasts a regional shopping mall, theaters, live entertainment, fine dining, cultural events and activities, as well as many areas of historic and scenic interest. Fort Boonesborough State Park, birthplace of Kentucky, is located 12 miles to the north. Many other historical sites are within easy driving distance. Scenic and recreational areas surround this section of the state .