MVK Medical Clinic Director (Internal)
Martha’s Village and Kitchen - Indio, CA

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Responsible and accountable for the management, administration, leadership and overall functioning of the Martha’s Village and Kitchen Medical Clinic.

Essential Functions:
o Establish, review and maintain program protocols and standards, which shall be reviewed at least annually.
o Responsible for implementing a quality assurance program.
o Following Village policies and procedures, participates in the recruitment, screening, hiring, and firing of medical staff and volunteer medical providers; provides orientation for professional medical personnel and ensures that the authority and responsibilities are understood.
o Participate in appraising qualifications of professional candidates for medical or counseling programs.
o Supervise students and graduate interns.
o Supervise professional personnel, medical residents and volunteer providers through regular chart review to monitor scope of practice, referrals and follow up, appropriateness of referral, completeness, professional judgment, etc.
o Oversee dispensary and laboratory.
o Direct medical clinic operations and recommend procedure, treatment, or other course of action to assist medical staff; Assist in problem solving issues of concern and in response, recommend policy and procedural changes.
o Conduct or oversee in-service training for professional staff.
o Counsel individuals relative to program goals and objectives.
o Provide emergency assessments, intervention and referrals as needed.
o Participate in Case Management case conferencing meetings on an “as needed” basis.

Additional Responsibilities:
o Promote and support research effort and assist the organization and community in learning more about poverty and homelessness which may include Public Relations/Education, public speaking and liaison with media and county agencies as needed to promote Village medical and counseling programs.
o May represent the organization at professional meetings in the community.
o May be called upon to intervene on behalf of residents under special circumstances.
o Meet with personnel of other local institutions and organizations to promote public health and educational services.
o As a member of The Village Management Team attend and participate in agency meetings as appropriate.

This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Job Qualifications:
Minimum Education and Experience: Licensed California Physician and proficient in Ambulatory Care Medicine with administrative experience.

Market Education and Experience: Same as minimum.

Preferred Education and Experience: Board Certification Internal Medicine or Family Practice and proficient in Ambulatory Care Medicine with administrative experience.

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