Internal or Family Medicine Physician, Leadership Potential, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Health

UNC Health

Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2023

Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

UNC Health Primary Care (formerly Carolina Advanced Health) in Chapel Hill, NC seeks a full-time Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Physician to join our team. At our innovative primary care practice, your health is our top priority. The team consists of doctors, a nutritionist, a pharmacist, a care manager, and a behavioral therapist.

The ideal candidate will be experienced with interest in leadership. The Practice Medical Director manages clinical activities, quality metrics, QI projects, attends monthly practice leadership meetings and UNCPN medical director meetings where you get health system updates and the opportunity to give input into operations. UNCPN allows you to grow into your interest. For example, our medical directors have led Coumadin Clinics across the network, chaired patient experience committees, etc...


• Medical Director potential for interested candidates, comes with additional compensation and .1 administrative time for medical director duties

• Outpatient only, full-time

• Step into an established patient base with room to grow your own panel

• New clinic, 12 exam rooms

• Monday – Friday 8am-5pm, with flexibility to disperse a half day of administrative time

• Ability to precept medical & APP students

• Competitive salary with excellent incentives

• Prime location in Chapel Hill, NC

• Positive culture in a physician led organization and large health care system


• Leadership potential preferred. Interest in managing a clinic, QI, and evidence-based medicine

• MD/DO, BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine

• Licensed in NC or eligible


UNC Health Care is located in Chapel Hill, NC and neighbors the cities of Raleigh and Durham as part of the Triangle area. This growing region is consistently recognized in national media for its livability, culture, and community. Our coworkers live across all three Triangle cities and surrounding towns, and enjoy the Piedmont region of North Carolina for its proximity to the Blue Ridge Mountains and Carolina beaches. See why so many professionals are drawn to live, work and play in the Triangle area: workinthetriangle.com.


UNC Physicians Network (UNCPN) includes primary care physicians, as well as physicians in a wide range of specialties and sub-specialties. Being part of UNCPN means a partnership with the UNC Health Care System. Our approach to health care is forward thinking and provides not only the stability of a strong network, but continued autonomy. Practices function as a network but recognized individually. Because the network is physician-led, we factor the needs of the practices and physicians into the operating model. Additionally, as a physician-led organization, we provide an opportunity for providers to participate in network governance and leadership. We bring diverse areas of expertise to your practice, allowing you and your staff to focus on what you do best – providing excellent patient care. Practices affiliated with UNCPN have access to additional operational support, specialty and sub-specialty care providers and the health care system’s electronic medical records system. Your patients will benefit from increased resources within our integrated health care system. UNC Health is an award-winning, not-for-profit integrated health care system committed to delivering state-of-the-art health care and outstanding service to patients. North Carolina’s largest academic health system, our proactive focus on healthy-based, personalized care while we change the course of people’s lives. Headquartered in Chapel Hill and affiliated with the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, UNC Health is composed of 16 hospitals and hundreds of clinic locations across the state.

To inquire about this opportunity contact Owen Watkins, MS | Network Physician Recruiter