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Medical Director




Appalachian Mountain Community Health Centers


Asheville, North Carolina • Buncombe County

Date Needed:

July 13, 2020

Organization Website:

Type Of Position:

Full Time

Education Required:


Experience Required:

10+ year(s)

Date Of Job Posting:

June 23, 2020

Job Description:

If you are an experienced Medical Director or Family Practice/Internal Medicine Physician with prior management experience seeking a rewarding and challenging opportunity to lead a growing healthcare organization, helping the underserved, Appalachian Mountain Community Health Centers (“AMCHC”) would love to talk to you!

AMCHC is a non-profit, fast-growing Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides comprehensive, accessible, patient-centered primary care to all, including low-income, medically underserved and uninsured populations at six locations throughout Western North Carolina.

As a member of AMCHC’s Executive team, the Medical Director is a leader in the development and implementation of organizational operations strategy, planning, budget and compliance; establishes provider productivity, quality and compliance standards and manages the clinical leadership team to ensure provider accountability; provides leadership, expertise and support for the clinician team; and partners with the Director of Business Operations to develop and maintain appropriate standards for clinical operations and quality management. The Medical Director is also a hands-on provider and clinical lead for the Leicester Community Health Center site.

Required qualifications include:

Full licensure to practice medicine in the State of North Carolina
Board-certified in a primary care specialty (Family or Internal Medicine strongly preferred)
Medical degree from an accredited institution.
Ten (10)+ years of progressively responsible administration experience in health care industry, preferably in a rural or under-served area.
Strong community health/public health orientation, experienced in patient care management, and possessing all of the qualifications of a staff physician, with the desire to see patients.

Equivalent combination of experience/education/certification.

In return, AMCHC offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance, Flexible Savings Account and 403(b) with contribution, generous PTO and Holiday policies, CME allowance, and so much more!

AMCHC’s mission – to provide culturally competent, high quality healthcare to the medically vulnerable population in western North Carolina – is rooted in a primary care and preventive services medical home model with fees for services adjusted on the basis of a patient’s ability to pay. AMCHC is an equal opportunity employer.

We value a diverse workforce and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, citizenship, disability or veteran status.

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