Located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center has an opening for a Pediatrician who would like the opportunity to expand the pediatric practice at Tiburcio’s San Leandro site. San Leandro is one of Tiburcio’s newer primary care facilities; providing full-scope primary care including pediatric, pre-natal, and adult medicine as well as behavioral health, podiatry, optometry and dental services.
This position is part of a team which includes pediatric NPs, PAs and other ancillary staff. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, the ideal candidate must have demonstrated a commitment to caring for underserved patient populations. Tiburcio is a special place that offers work/life balance. It is a medical community of like-minded providers, nurses and ancillary staff who are here to make a difference. It’s a team consumed by a passion to set new standards of care and service. We are deeply committed to making a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.
San Leandro Clinic
Recently completed, this green facility, opened its doors in 2015. The new facility is 22,000 square feet with 28 exam rooms and 8 dental chairs.
Patient care incorporates wellness and health promotion by having health educators, community health workers, and behavioral health specialists as part of the care team.
Clinic Offers: a) 1.5 MA ratio to provider, b) no on-call hours, c) no evening clinic hours, d) working alongside NP/PAs and other ancillary staff to address full scope patient care.
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Generous leaves including vacation, sick, holiday and five annual CME days and allowance
403(b) retirement savings plan
Medical and DEA license reimbursement and full malpractice insurance, including tail coverage
Loan repayment/forgiveness candidacy (PC HPSA scores = 15) through the National Health
Service Corp. To learn more, visit the following link: www.nhsc.hrsa.gov Eligible for State repayment programs
Provides direct clinical care in accordance with highest applicable standards of medical practices, in full accordance with health center policies and protocols.
Maintains accurate medical records through our electronic health records system.
Assists with day to day oversight of pediatric NPs and PAs.
Assists with implementation of site quality improvement initiatives.
Must be in possession of a valid license to practice in the State of California (or ability to obtain), including DEA license, and CPR.
Candidates must be Board Certified (or Board eligible) in designated primary care specialty field of practice.
Experience working with an EHR system (NextGen preferred)
Bilingual, especially Spanish, is a plus.
General Skills Required
Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine and allied services commensurate with his/her training.
Demonstrated ability to build the trust and respect of patients, staff, colleagues, external contacts, and other organizational members.
Good problem solving skills required, including creativity, resourcefulness, timeliness, and technical knowledge related to analyzing and resolving medical problems.
Willingness and ability to work periodic evenings and/or weekends, as needed.
The ideal candidate must be dedicated to building a collaborative team model of care, and ideally experienced working with the under-served.