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Staff Physician (Albuquerque, NM)

Since 1985, Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless has dedicated its mission exclusively to providing services to people experiencing homelessness.  AHCH provides a distinctive continuum of integrated care through outreach and site-based services to address the health-related causes and consequences of homelessness.  Our vision is to live in a world that is just and without homelessness.  We believe that homelessness is an issue that can be solved through access to quality health care, adequate and affordable housing, and a living wage.

Do you have a passion for public health?  We do and we are looking for a energetic physician to join our team!  Our ideal candidate will be adept in chronic disease management and substance use disorder treatment. We maintain an integrated, inter-departmental treatment model and the ideal candidate will be a strong team player able to work with diverse groups of people and disciplines. We believe that there are many pieces to a person’s well-being and we need a candidate who embraces a holistic approach to patient care.  The candidate would need to be comfortable in a clinic setting and would also provide patient care as part of our street medicine team in outreach settings.  Our ideal candidate would have working knowledge of harm reduction and trauma-informed care philosophies and would be able to embody these ideas with clients.  Compassion for and an understanding of the wide variety of issues for those experiencing homelessness is a must.  We have walk-in hours as well as scheduled appointment times for clients.   Our team is very passionate our population.  If you would like to join a dynamic team, we invite you to apply!  

Minimum qualifications: New Mexico license as MD.  Current DEA and CSR for New Mexico. 1 year of experience in a family practice or primary care setting.

Preferred qualifications:  Experience in public health or primary care with under-served populations or those experiencing homelessness.  Able to use harm reduction and trauma informed care methodology.  experience in an FQHC, Spanish speaking, 

Bilingual Spanish speakers, POC, LGBTQIA+, veterans, persons with disabilities, and women encouraged to apply.

Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. We comply with State and Federal employment practice laws prohibiting discrimination based on an applicant’s age, race, ethnicity, creed, national origin, religion, veteran status, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation.

All benefits start the month after you begin work:

  • Low cost medical, vision, and dental insurance with health club membership
  • Life insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment fully paid for by company
  • Long Term Disability fully paid for by company
  • Paid Time Off – 24 days in first year of employment
  • Catastrophic Sick Time accrual
  • 7 Paid holidays
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 403 (b) with employer contributions after two years of service
  • EAP services
  • New Mexico State License renewal paid for by company
  • Yearly stipend towards CEUs
  • Student loan forgiveness eligible

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