Family Medicine Physician Assistant/Associate/Full Professor at Eastside Community Clinic

Job no: 520094
Work type: Multi-Track Faculty
Location: Alachua
Categories: Health Profession

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Job Description:

The University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine is seeking a full-time Assistant/Associate/Full Professor to join the Eastside Community Practice faculty team in beautiful Gainesville, FL. This position will provide direct patient care to a largely under-served and diverse population in a team-based setting working with UF medical students. Providers with a passion for the under-served patient population are encouraged to apply. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Full-time is preferred however, part-time will be considered depending upon the needs of the clinic and applicant.

Clinical Duties:

The position is responsible for the delivery of primary health care at the UF Health – Family Medicine Eastside Community Clinic. Our practice cares for a diverse population. In addition to an outstanding staff, nurses, RN health coach and pharmacist are part of the health care team. This position will provide direct patient care in clinic and participate in inpatient and/or clinic call rotations dependent on the interest of the final candidates and the needs of the department. In addition, these positions may work closely with ARNP/PAs in a supervisory role providing team-based care using innovative models.

Educational Activities:

Teaching medical students during patient care activities, on inpatient rounds (if applicable), and/or during educational conferences is expected. Our department encourages scholarly activity and professional development as to advance our faculty, department and discipline. Experienced and accomplished mentors are available to assist as well as departmental support to present and publish your work as well as provide experiences for your professional development.

About Gainesville, Florida:

Gainesville, FL is a hidden gem in North Central Florida that is within a couple hours to major cities such as Orlando, Jacksonville, and Tampa. We have warm weather much of the year allowing for outdoor activities almost year-round. It is also a wonderful place to raise a family among the diverse atmosphere generated by The University of Florida. For more information about Gainesville, FL please click here:

About Community Health and Family Medicine:

The primary mission of the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine at the University of Florida College Of Medicine is to serve our patients and community, positively shaping the future of healthcare through outstanding teaching, discovery, and innovation in family medicine.

The vision at CHFM is to be a nationally recognized model department of family medicine. CHFM integrates teaching in humanistic medicine, medical ethics, behavioral medicine, and rural and community health into both undergraduate and graduate curricula.

The department has model practice sites in several communities, providing training in urban and rural medicine and health care for under-served areas in the state. These teaching and clinical activities are augmented by a variety of research projects that explore and contribute to the scientific knowledge base in family and community medicine, rural health, primary care, behavioral medicine, and the medical humanities.

About the College of Medicine at the University of Florida:

The College of Medicine University of Florida is the largest of six colleges at the University of Florida Health Science Center, opened in 1956 with a mission to increase Florida’s supply of highly qualified physicians, provide advanced health care services to the citizens of Florida and foster discovery in health research. Please click here to see the College of Medicine Fact Sheet

The University of Florida provides broad and comprehensive benefits programs for more information on the Faculty Benefits please click here:

Expected Salary:

Salary to commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

M.D. or D.O. degree or equivalent, board Certification or eligibility in Family Medicine and current Florida medical license or eligibility is required. Experience with E.H.R. systems.

Preferred Qualifications: Special Instructions to Applicants:

The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately, and will continue to receive applications until the position is filled. All applications must be submitted at: (Search Job Requisition # 520094). Complete applications must include the following files in PDF format: (1) cover letter (letter of interest); (2) a curriculum vitae; The cover letter should be addressed to: Dr. Shaunak Mulani, Search Committee Chair

After applying, please request three signed letters of recommendation from your professional colleagues. Letters of recommendation should be addressed to: Dr. Shaunak Mulani, Search Committee Chair. The signed letters should be sent by email directly to the HR Manager at: [email protected]

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Background searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

The University of Florida is committed to nondiscrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information, and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply

Health Assessment Required:Yes

Advertised: 21 Jan 2022 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 23 May 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

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