IM Primary Care LGBT Health physician
Cleveland Clinic's Department of Community Internal Medicine is currently seeking an experienced Internal Medicine trained physician for a primary care position at the Lakewood Family Health Center. This position requires primary care experience, as well as experience in HIV care and/or transgender care. The successful applicant will have special interest caring for patients within the LGBT community. Cleveland Clinic's Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Care offers healthcare services at the Lakewood Family Health Center. Embedded in a primary care practice, the center provides care for all patients in a safe and welcoming environment. It includes providers who understand the health needs of LGBT patients, and access to specialists with expertise in LGBT care.
The department provides outstanding preventative, acute and chronic disease care for adults in a patient-focused setting. Our practices are recognized as Patient Centered Medical Homes, and feature a team-based approach to optimize patient care and satisfaction. In keeping with Cleveland Clinic's values, focus is also placed on our educational mission. Our staff physicians are extremely active in teaching both residents and medical students. Opportunities for leadership development and participation in practice-based research are also available.
The Department of Community Internal within the Medicine Institute at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic is a leader in Population Health Management. This opportunity supports and is supported by the ongoing clinical outcomes and quality measures across the Cleveland Clinic Enterprise.
The practice offers:
- Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including malpractice insurance and tail coverage
- Ability to engage clinical research and leadership responsibilities
- Pleasant, stable and collegial work environment
- Highly desirable work/life balance
Interested candidates should include their current CV and cover letter when applying.
Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.
Cleveland Clinic's heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. Our urology program also ranked No. 1 in the nation, and three of our specialties - gastroentrerology and GI surgery, kidney disorders, and rheumatology - are ranked No. 2.
Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.
Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.
Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.
Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,500 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2016, they provided a total of 7.14 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.
This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.
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