Associate Medical Director

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Metro Urgicare has an opening for an Associate Medical Director to oversee our Bronx Urgent Care locations.  This is a full time position with a mix of clinical and administrative duties. Essen is seeking a leader with strong clinical experience in Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, or Internal Medicine/ Pediatrics Looking for someone to start date of April 2019 and Competitive Compensation offered!

o   Collaborate with the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director leadership to address site-specific issues with both targeted and generalized measures to improve performance

o   Mentors new and existing employees in important aspects of care include EMR functionality, equipment use, clinical care and organizational imperatives

o   Respond to volume surges and other unforeseen circumstances to preserve the patient experience

o   Perform chart audits for clinical KPI monitoring at the center, organizational, and individual level as directed by the Medical Director

o   Assists in provider qualification and training, maintenance of competencies, proficiency testing, and regulatory compliance


  • M.D. Degree or equivalent from an accredited College of Medicine.
  • Completion of Medical Residency with Board Certification or eligibility.
  • Currently licensed as a physician in the State of New York
  • Administrative experience in emergency medicine, urgent care, or a related field, preferably in a major medical center or health system, strongly preferred.
  • Outstanding communication and management skills and an ability to work collaboratively with all levels

Essen Health Care offers a comprehensive benefit package with recognized national carriers including

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Savings Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement savings

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About the Company

Essen Health Care is an integrated healthcare delivery organization that provides high quality, compassionate, and accessible medical care to many of the most under-served residents of New York State. Guided by a population health model of care delivery, Essen’s patient-centric approach is focused on meeting patient needs in all care settings. Founded in 1999, Essen clinicians provide care in all five boroughs of New York City. With 150 primary and specialty care physicians and almost 100 advanced clinicians, Essen Health Care is one of the largest, most comprehensive private medical groups in New York City, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care. With five clinical divisions, patient care is provided in medical offices, 16 urgent care centers, hospitals, and nursing homes, as well as directly to patients in their homes. The Care Management division cares for the community by addressing social determinants of health through RNs, care managers and care coordinators. Essen clinicians provide quality care for nearly 30,000 patient lives across our five clinical divisions. Essen was one of the initial practices to have achieved ‘Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home’ designation in New York by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. In 2018, Essen Health Care was nominated for the Heritage Innovation Award.  Essen continues to expand and grow in the five boroughs while extending its breadth of services and continuing to provide the communities with leading edge care. Visit us on the web WWW.ESSENHEALTHCARE.COM  


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