KRC.0512.1101.14 Family Physician without OB for Federally Qualified Community Health and Dental Center. This facility has a HPSA designation. Provide the full scope of primary care services which fall under your field of training, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventive care and health maintenance to patients of all ages. In addition, a Primary Care Physician is a member of the team. In that capacity they are expected to be familiar with the philosophy, goals and objectives of the Center and work collaboratively to achieve them. They must be cognizant of, and comply with, all Center policies and procedures, as well as pertinent state and federal regulations. This facility serves the medically underserved population (low income, uninsured, and underinsured) in the County service region. The target population (residents with incomes below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level) totals 10,968 individuals (41.5% of the 26,410 total population) residing in a 385-square-mile geographic service area located in northeastern Kansas who experience significant barriers in accessing health care and pharmaceuticals. This county has designations as: a Medically Underserved Population, a low-income primary care Health Professional Shortage Area, a low-income Dental Care Health Professional Shortage Area and a Mental Health Professional Shortage Area. There is no ER call for this position. Salary is negotiable and benefits include: paid malpractice, paid vacation, life, medical and dental insurance. CME allowance, loan repayment, and possible relocation costs are available.
This community is located in Northeast Kansas, within driving distance of Topeka and Kansas City. Favorite past-times are raising and riding horses, lake activities, hunting, fishing, sports, theater, and shopping. Children's sports are very popular and plentiful as well. There is a large free Independence Day celebration held here as well. It lasts four days and includes a water show, large parade, music and food in the park, kids activities, and more. Excellent public and private schools.