Assistant Professor - Family & Community Medicine - Administration

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7068700 (Ref.No. 4407-en_US)
Posted: August 7, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

This is a non-tenured clinical track faculty position with the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Rank is commensurate with experience.

Job Duties

Duties include direct patient care and participation if desired in the education of medical students and residents. The position is ambulatory but additional hospital practice with residents is an option. It is essential for the faculty members to support practicing evidenced based medicine with an emphasis on outcomes based analysis. The practice is a certified patient centered medical home practice.

 

Faculty members are expected to demonstrate competency in each of the following areas:

 

  • Gradual ramping up of the patient volumes and productivity to the production targets within the period agreed to.
  • Participate in all routine clinical meetings held with the immediate work group.
  • Maintain required certifications and licensing
  • Become familiar with Electronic Medical Record system, and develop a level of competency to document all patient encounters.
  • Complete all documentation in a timely manner to enable billing operations, orders for diagnostic services, and referrals to specialists.
  • Be an active member of a clinical group practice.  Faculty members are expected to share call responsibilities within the clinical group and provide medical care to the patients of other providers when they are not available.
  • Attend the required   number of FCM Medical Grand Rounds and faculty meetings.
  • Meet or exceed all quality indicators as developed and assigned by community health program performance improvement committee.
  • Maintain professionalism in relationships with students, faculty, ancillary and administrative staff.
  • All professional billing and appropriate credentialing paperwork must be completed/renewed well ahead of their expiration.
Minimum Qualifications

Experience: Residency training in family medicine. No prior practice experience is required

Education Required: M.D.

Certification/Licenses/Registration Required:

  • License from Texas Medical Board required to practice medicine in the state of Texas. Board Certification in Family Medicine.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.



 

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