Lead Physician
26 Health,Inc
Orlando, Florida 32803

Job Description

Lead Physician (Primary Care & Gender Affirming Care)


About Us

26Health is a non-profit 501c3 organization that provides care for underserved and underinsured communities. We started in 2011 with a mission to help transform the health care landscape in Central Florida for LGBTQIA communities who faced continuous barriers to quality care. Today, we are a safe space built on cultural competence that offers access to care to anyone in need - from primary care and mental wellness to adoptions, gender identity support, family services, emotional support, food, and clothing. Our rule is simple: Leave No One Behind.

Job purpose

The Physician plays a pivotal role in delivering high-quality primary care services to our patients with a focus on HRT delivery. The incumbent serves as the clinical lead for primary care, medical and gender affirming care services for 26Health across all current and future clinics. This role is ideal for a physician who is trained in Endocrinology that also has a desire to deliver the best in primary care for the patients we serve.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Conducts comprehensive medical evaluations, diagnoses medical conditions, and develops individualized treatment plans.
  • Provides primary care services, including routine check-ups, vaccinations, and preventive care.
  • Offers specialized care in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT).
  • Serves as clinical lead for primary care, medical and gender affirming care across all 26Health service locations.
  • Monitors patient progress and adjusts treatment plans as necessary.
  • Collaborates with other healthcare professionals within the organization to ensure coordinated and holistic patient care.
  • Consults with specialists when needed for complex medical cases.
  • Acts as a resource for fellow healthcare providers, sharing expertise in HRT or endocrinology.
  • Educates patients on their medical conditions, treatment options, and preventive measures.
  • Provides counseling and guidance to patients on lifestyle modifications and health promotion.
  • Maintains accurate and up-to-date electronic health records (EHR) for all patients.
  • Completes required documentation in a timely and compliant manner.
  • Adheres to clinical guidelines and best practices in patient care.
  • Participates in quality improvement initiatives and contribute to the clinic's commitment to excellence in healthcare delivery.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Medical degree (MD) from an accredited medical school.
  • Board certification in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, or Endocrinology.
  • State medical license, board certification and DEA registration in good standing.
  • Strong clinical skills and the ability to provide comprehensive primary care.
  • Expertise in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) or Endocrinology.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to patient-centered care.

Working conditions

  • Prolonged periods standing, walking, and/or sitting at a desk and working on a computer may be required. Work may be required in various environments as needed by project/activity.

Physical requirements

  • May require the occasional ability to lift up to 25 pounds.

Direct reports

  • N/A

Additional Information

  • Background screens will be performed, and education will be verified prior to employment.

  • Please be prepared to provide the required information and/or documentation.

  • 26Health is a smoke-free workplace, and smoking is prohibited in all enclosed areas of the property.

  • 26Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.


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PI237379683

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 02/28/2024