Medical Director, Pediatrics

New Bedford Community Health Center | New Bedford, MA

Permanent Position


The New Bedford Community Health Center (NBCHC) has been operating since 1981. They serve over 20% of the population of Greater New Bedford with several medical, dental and ancillary health services, including adult and pediatric primary care, urgent care, dentistry, WIC, women’s health services, HIV/AIDS specialty services, clinical social work, translation services, benefits counseling, nursing, and specialty clinics. On-site laboratory and radiology services are available.


This is an opportunity for a dedicated Pediatric physician to provide effective leadership as the Medical Director to the pediatric department at New Bedford Community Health. This person will oversee the day-to-day clinical operations in partnership with the practice nurse manager. The new Medical Director will be a creative thinker who will bring strategic guidance to the pediatrics team as they tackle growth and innovation. Building and sustaining collaborative relationships with Health Center staff is crucial to ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of operations. Additionally, the Medical Director will play a key role in identifying, establishing, and maintaining systems that align patient services, clinical data, and workflows with organizational objectives. Having a strong personality and yet diplomatic, this is a person who can inspire and motivate staff with their passion for the mission and their commitment to excellence.


The Medical Director will be responsible for patient care and the management of daily clinical operations within the Pediatrics Department at New Bedford Community Health. They will bring creativity, consistency, and compassion to both clinical and administrative aspects, aiming to deliver the highest standard of care, particularly to patients from underserved communities.

Medical Director, Pediatrics

For More Information

For additional information, please contact Dana Young or Myranne Janoff at 781.938.1975. All contact with our office will remain confidential.

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