Health disparities among New Yorkers are large, persistent and increasing. Public Health Solutions (PHS) exists to change that trajectory, and support vulnerable New York City families in achieving optimal health and building pathways to reach their potential.
As the largest public health nonprofit serving New York City, we improve health outcomes and help communities thrive by providing services directly to vulnerable low-income families, supporting community-based organizations through our long-standing public-private partnerships, and bridging the gap between healthcare and community services. We focus on a wide range of public health issues including food and nutrition, health insurance, maternal and child health, sexual and reproductive health, tobacco control, and HIV/AIDS. To learn more about our work, please visit healthsolutions.org.
Our sexual and reproductive health centers, located in Fort Greene and Brownsville, provide affordable, comprehensive, and confidential reproductive and sexual healthcare to more than 4,000 people, including adolescents each year. We offer a complete range of services, including free walk-in pregnancy testing, gynecological exams, preconception care, prenatal care, birth control, emergency contraception, medication abortion, sexual and reproductive healthcare for all genders, teens’ sexual healthcare, STI testing and treatment, HIV testing and counseling, mental health services, and health education. Our strategic vision is to begin offering onsite primary care to our patients and the communities we serve in 2022.
Summary of Position:
We are seeking a part-time Family Medicine Physician to provide the full scope of sexual and reproductive health care at PHS SRH Centers and support our new primary care scope of service. This position will provide primary care, sexual and reproductive health services to adolescents, adult and geriatric patients at our two health centers, located in Fort Greene and Brownsville, Brooklyn. This position will rotate between both centers and will require the provider to work independently at one of these centers.
In collaboration with the Medical Director and provider team, the Family Medicine Physician will support the development and implementation of new primary care clinical policies and procedures and quality improvement activities related to primary care. Overall, the right candidate will have a passion for supporting new clinical initiatives and will work collaboratively with our PHS operations team to intergrate primary care within our current practice.
Specifically, the Family Medicine Physician will:
Qualifications and Requirements:
NOTE: All applicants must comply with PHS’ vaccination policy. Effective October 1, 2021, employees will be required to provide verification that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (with an FDA-authorized vaccine).
PHS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals, and veterans.