Internal or Family Physician - Northern New Mexico, 100% Outpatient & Loan Repayment

Presbyterian Medical Services - Farmington Community Health Center
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Facility: Presbyterian Medical Services - Farmington Community Health Center 
Address: 1001 West Broadway Avenue 
Farmington, NM 87401 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Family Medicine
Internal Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Yes
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About Farmington, New Mexico

As the commercial center of the Four Corners and just 45 minutes away from Colorado’s finest skiing resorts (Purgatory Ski Resort), Farmington offers plenty of area hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, fishing, camping, ATV enjoyment, and more.  It really encapsulates the American Frontier experience and is nestled between the San Juan, Animas and La Plata rivers and surrounded by MAGNIFICENT landscapes. Farmington has a population of approximately 50,000. These lucky community members, enjoy a comfortable year-round climate that entails all four seasons, mild winters, and  270 days of sunlight. It has an incredible cost of living, which median home values at $172,600. Consider taking advantage of the community tours we offer should you interview for one of our opportunities in the area.  

 

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Why You'll Love New Mexico!! (Video)

About Presbyterian Medical Services - Farmington Community Health Center

PMS' Farmington Community Health Center (FCHC) is our flagship and largest health center within the company.  We have a strong integrated model of care at this facility - delivering Behavioral Health, Dental, and  Primary Care to our Farmington and the surrounding communities. 

Our clinic boasts 31 robust exam rooms, a procedure room, 8 dental bays, an onsite Pharmacy, lab services, Totah, and more.  In direct response to our community's needs, the FCHC created a substance abuse clinic and Totah, where we provide healthcare blended with traditional Native American healing practices. Our site also offers social services so that none of our patients leave feeling helpless nor homeless. Our health center has gained notoriety for our endeavors and impact in the community. Google "Presbyterian Medical Services Farmington" to learn more!

FCHC is staffed by large Primary Care, Behavioral Health, and Dental teams. We have Medical and Dental directors readily available to not only deliver quality care but to also support any of our providers who need them. Additionally, FCHC has a Region Director, Laura Ann Crawford, and Site Administrator, Kelly Reeves, who are also available for support and direction. 

As a provider at our health center, you will be a part of an organization that promotes integrated care and collegiate settings. Rest assured that you will enjoy our generous PTO plan, CME days off, CME stipend, achievable incentive plan, and work-life balance. Call is one Saturday every 6-8 weeks in Farmington.

 

We are a National Health Services Corps eligible site with a corporate-wide HPSA Score of 18 for Primary Care. 

Position Details:

ABOUT PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL SERVICES: Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) designs and delivers high quality, accessible, and integrated Medical, Behavioral, Dentistry, and Child and Adolescent healthcare through its 50 FQHC’s. With a deep commitment that spans over a 50 year period PMS responds to identified community needs throughout the beautiful and multicultural state of New Mexico. PMS offers providers opportunities for fulfilling careers while serving underserved communities and providing high-quality patient-centric care in integrated settings. Join our organization in helping us do what we do best -Serve the underserved populations!

POSITION SUMMARY:  This is a professional position of a highly complex nature involving the direct medical care of patients. The work is performed independently with clinical oversight provided by the Site Medical Director and/or Vice President of Clinical Affairs. The Physician must operate in accordance with the terms and conditions of the various contracts and grants providing for the funding of programs and projects.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from a medical school approved by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association or the Committee on Hospitals of the Bureau of Professional Education of the American Osteopathic Association, or Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners or the National Board of Osteopathic Examiners or the New Mexico Medical Board.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment:

  • Licensed to practice medicine by the State of New Mexico with the ability to obtain admitting privileges and active staff membership at local hospital, if applicable.
  • DEA license.
  • New Mexico Controlled Substance Registration (CSR).
  • Medicare PIN and UPIN numbers.
  • Medicaid number.
  • Have or be able to obtain BLS/CPR or ACLS certification within 30 days of hire. If you are assigned to a center with ACLS medications and/or equipment, you must have ACLS certification within 30 days of hire. Certification must meet the requirements listed in the document “BLS / CPR / ACLS & First Aid Training Resources” posted on Staurolite. It is your responsibility to keep your certification current at all times.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS:

This position requires successful completion of an initial post-offer of employment:

  • According to PMS Human Resources Policy 205.006, “Healthcare Personnel Testing & Immunization Requirements,” this position must comply with required testing and immunizations. Testing and immunizations including TB, Hepatitis B (consent or waiver), Tdap, MMR, and Varicella, will be available at the employee’s PMS health center. Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and NMDOH.
  • Criminal Records Check.

 

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