Company: Elica Health Centers
Posted on: March 29, 2020
Elica Health Centers are committed to providing quality health
care, emphasizing prevention, wellness, health education, and
disease management, which improve community health outcomes. We
serve the needs of low-income, multi-ethnic populations throughout
the greater Sacramento area, particularly immigrant
We have nine health centers in Sacramento and Yolo Counties.
The Physician is primarily responsible for providing quality
medical care to assigned pediatric patients 0-18 years old of Elica
Health Centers in the outpatient setting, conducting physical
examinations; making diagnoses and prescribing medical and
rehabilitative treatment. He/she participates in on-call coverage,
quality assurance activities and staff meetings.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
- Provide comprehensive medical services to Center patients
consistent with specialty scope of pediatrics in a community clinic
environment, including taking appropriate health history,
performing physical examination, developing differential diagnoses,
completing medical work-up, performing or ordering appropriate lab,
imaging, and other tests, prescribing, and implementing appropriate
therapy according to standard medical practice.
- Obtain appropriate consults when problems presented are outside
the scope of practice or area of expertise or when unfamiliar with
a particular aspect of the patient's care.
- Facilitate transfer of care to other clinicians when religious
or personal beliefs interfere with the clinician's ability to offer
full care options.
- Provide oral and written health education to Center patients
and their families and answer questions, and work closely with
other clinic staff that provide these services to assure the
provision of appropriate education and information, including
- Candidate must be board certified or eligible in
- Fully licensed to practice in the state of California with no
- Current DEA certificate
- Current BLS
- Several years of FQHC or community health center practice
- Russian, Spanish or Farsi preferred
Elica offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical,
acupuncture/chiropractic care, dental, vision, life, retirement
savings plan (403b), flexible spending account (FSA), employee
assistance program (EAP), and paid time off (sick, vacation,
We welcome candidates who will bring diverse intellectual, gender
and ethnic perspectives to Elica Health Centers.
Elica is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE
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