Denver Health Full Scope Academic Family Medicine Physician Opportunity
The Department of Family Medicine at Denver Health is recruiting for a full-time Academic & Full Scope Family Medicine Physician for our Lowry Family Health Center. Family Medicine at Denver Health is part of a fully integrated network of 9 community health centers, 17 school-based clinics, and a Level I 525-licensed bed hospital with a mission of providing access to quality preventive, acute, and chronic health care for all citizens of Denver, regardless of ability to pay. Denver Health is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and serves as a training site Family Medicine residents.
The successful applicant will be joining department of 40+ primary care physicians, 30+ advanced care providers. All of our practices are PCMH recognized and have a robust model of team based care. This clinician will be part of the academic family medicine physician staff at Denver Health responsible for resident teaching activities. As a full scope faculty, the clinician practice will include an outpatient continuity practice; inpatient care in medicine, obstetrics and newborn care; teaching resources and protected time for residency academic track. Physicians interested in practicing and teaching primary care in a dynamic, state-of-the-art health care delivery system are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be able to pursue Assistant or Associate level professorship at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. 5 years’ experience preferred.
Benefits of practicing at Denver Health include:
•High quality of life with flexible hours
•Academic appointment at the University of Colorado
•Resident and medical student teaching opportunities: UCSOM Family Medicine Residency Denver Health Track
•Outstanding loan repayment opportunities through the National Health Service Corps and Colorado Health Service Corps possible
•Generous benefits including 4+ weeks paid time off, CME time and allowance, and robust retirement package
•Conveniently located in Denver with access to a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods, great schools, family-friendly communities, natural beauty and 300+ days of sunshine per year
Denver Health provides Level I care for all, regardless of ability to pay and is a model for other safety net institutions across the nation. As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health has provided billions of dollars in uncompensated care.