Truman Medical Centers Community Medicine Faculty Position - Fairmount Clinic in Independence, Missouri

Community Medicine Faculty Position - Fairmount Clinic

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University Health Physicians

Since its inception in 1972, University Health Physicians is organized for the following medical, charitable, scientific and educational purposes:

· To provide for the medically indigent and other individuals who are in need of health care;· To promote, conduct and administer programs in mental health, maternal and infant care, family planning, communicable disease control, community health, accident prevention, rehabilitation, home care and other areas affecting health;· To teach, instruct, promote and encourage disciplines involving any of the above by use of training, research and educational programs, courses of instruction and any other means;· To employ, maintain and retain physicians, surgeons, dentists, osteopathic physicians and surgeons, and other educators and support personnel as staff for hospitals and other healthcare facilities, as faculty for medical and dental schools and for related activities; and· To do and perform any other activity which promotes physical and mental health and to support and conduct any and all activities connected with the operation of hospitals, other healthcare facilities, and educational institutions and any charitable, scientific or educational activities in any manner related thereto.

University Health Physicians

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center Lakewood and University Health Physicians seek a full-time clinical faculty member for the Department of Community & Family Medicine. This position will be primarily located at our Fairmount Family Medical Care Center location in Independence, Missouri. Applicants must be board certified or eligible in Family Medicine. The position is primarily an outpatient clinical practice position, although periodic precepting of medical students is expected. The applicant must be committed to both this teaching and patient care. While obstetrical and inpatient care privileges are welcome, they are not required for the position. Academic appointment and salary commensurate with background. The Department of Community and Family Medicine is proud of its diverse composition and is an equal opportunity employer.


Applications and inquiries should be sent to:

Teri Scott, AdministratorDepartment of Community and Family MedicineTruman Medical Center Lakewood7900 Lee’s Summit RoadKansas City, MO

Job Location

INDEPENDENCE, Missouri, United States

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