Health Center Full Time Faculty Floor Doctor

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Health Center Full Time Faculty Floor Doctor Share this Job Life Chiropractic College West Posted May 27, 2019 Employment Type Full-time Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience Company Life Chiropractic College West
Location 25001 Industrial Boulevard
Hayward, CA 94545


COMPANY DESCRIPTION Life Chiropractic College West, a non-profit graduate school offering the Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree, is internationally recognized for leadership and innovation in chiropractic education. The curriculum at Life West features an integrated emphasis on chiropractic philosophy and technique that attracts students from all over the world. Life West is well known for its diversity, integrity, and cooperative spirit.

We are always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals to join our team. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

Life Chiropractic College West is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position. If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

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Upon receipt of your responses, we will evaluate your submission. If selected for a personal interview, you will receive an email/text with scheduling instructions.

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As this is a teaching facility, it is the primary focus of this institution to instruct our students/interns so that they may enter the profession with sufficient knowledge and skill to be able to perform required skills and procedures independently, proficiently and safely. It is the responsibility of the Health Center Faculty Floor Doctor at Life Chiropractic College West Health Center to assist and instruct the interns in the aspects of patient care including history taking, physical examination, appropriate imaging and lab decisions, diagnosis, communication with patients, regular care of the patient through the adjustment and any ancillary procedures that are deemed necessary.

A Health Center Faculty Floor Doctor works in a variety of settings to oversee and manage the care of both student patients and outpatients. The Floor Doctor will assist, assess and approve the interns' ability to develop relevant diagnoses, management plans, goals of care and prognoses in the Case Management Review (CMR), and will assist and assess interns as they perform patient care.


Ensure that patient care including history, exams, x-rays and other studies; adjustments, any necessary ancillary care and referrals are performed within the accepted standards of care and in accordance with the law in the state of California, Federal Regulation, and the LCCW Health Center policies and procedures.

• Must be available in the Health Center 35 hours per week. Additional hours outside the 35 scheduled hours will be compensated via an overload contract.

Included in the 35 scheduled hours will be no more than 14 hours of CMR (with a maximum 4 hours per day spent in CMR). 5 hours of the 35 hours per week may be spent on professional development, scholarly activity, service to the college or the profession and/or committee work.

• Participate in a combination of areas in the Health Center observing and assessing patient care (outpatient area and Student Health Center (SHC)).

Participate in Health Center competency testing. Participate in college functions per the CBA. Participate in faculty development activities.

Participate in faculty meetings.

Participate in committees and in the planning and implementation of strategies to improve teaching at the LCCW Health Center.

• Teach and assess required skills and competencies as described by the CCE and per LCCW protocols.

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Education, Training and/or Experience

  • Must have a D.C. from a CCE accredited Chiropractic College.

  • Must have a minimum of five years chiropractic practice experience.

  • Must have a current license to practice chiropractic in the State of California.

  • Must have a clear record with the Board of Chiropractic Examiners in this state and all others where licenses are or have been held.

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suites.

Command of the English language is required, second language may be helpful. Teaching experience is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Personal Characteristics
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills Excellent people and management skills

Ability to work in a busy, multifaceted and dynamic environment.

  • Ability to problem solve Must be self-motivated


  • Malpractice insurance for all LCCW Health Center related activities. Yearly State of California Chiropractic satellite license fees.

Office space to include a desk, phone and computer.

  • General office equipment and supplies as needed to perform job functions

  • Additional hours will be compensated per the current CBA

  • A stipend equivalent to the adjunct faculty hourly rate will be paid for every CMR hour over the 14 hours per week that is added within the 35 contact hours per week.


Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time; to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach and twist; to lift, carry, push and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; and to verbally communicate to exchange information.


Work is performed primarily in a standard office/health center environment with extensive contact with the public.
This shall include, but not be limited to, adequate ventilation and temperature control, lighting, security, and protection at all College facilities, and properly maintained buildings, clinics, offices, and classrooms.

  • Ensure that patient care including history, exams, x-rays and other studies: adjustments, any necessary ancillary care and referrals are performed within the accepted standards of care and in accordance with the law in the state of California. Federal Regulations, and the LCCW Health Center policies and procedures.
  • Must havea D.C. from a CCE accredited Chiropractic College
  • Life Chiropractic College West offers a competitive pay package with attractive benefits




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Posted: 4/28/2019
Application Due: 5/31/2019
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