Summary Description: The Primary Care physician provides excellent, comprehensive, culturally and interpersonally sensitive primary care to a diverse group of health professions students in an academic medical center.Summary of essential job functionsProvide outstanding primary care in accordance with best practices, in a manner which models for students the care to which they should aspire.Provide clinical care in an interpersonally and culturally sensitive manner.Document care as prescribed by law and in accordance with best practices.Participate in continuous quality improvement.Participate in the development of SHS policies and procedures, particularly those affecting clinical care.Participate in the after-hours emergency on-call service.Participate in academic inquiry and research according to identified interests and SHS clinical issuesMaintain a faculty appointment and participate in the teaching program at the medical center.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must be board certified or board eligible in internal medicine and/or Family Medicine and must be eligible to practice in the State of New York and have DEA certification.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 334_66734
About Columbia University
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.