The Simms/Mann Site Clinical Director is an integral part of the clinic staff, providing leadership and expertise on medical questions and solving issues related to operational and clinical services. In addition to staff physician duties, the position will involve leadership of the site’s clinical staff, including direct supervision of physicians and mid-level providers who practice primarily at the Simms/Mann site. Included in the leadership position includes attending coordinating team meetings, running site meetings, facilitating change and innovation projects at the site, and helping the staff resolve patient complaints. Because the Venice Family Clinic has robust volunteer and medical training programs, the Simms/Mann Clinical Director has a unique role as a liaison to the affiliated residency programs, and providing support to volunteer medical providers.
Possession of active California Medical License
Board Certified physician in Family Medicine, Med/Peds, Pediatrics or Internal Medicine
Knowledge of medical problems of minority, medically underserved populations, and the homeless
Skill in providing general adult and pediatric medical care in a high-volume clinic setting
Able to manage a wide range of chronic illnesses especially diabetes and obesity
Ability to teach and supervise residents and medical students
Ability to work as a team with multi-disciplinary staff, different medical specializations, mental health providers, other staff and volunteer physicians, and mid-level practitioners
Willingness to learn and fully utilize our Electronic Health Record to meet meaningful use requirements
Meet productivity goals as determined by the Chief Medical Officer
Ability to speak Spanish such that an interpreter is not routinely needed during medical exams (Preferred)
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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