Jack Chase, MD

Associate Professor,
Family Community Medicine
+1 628 206-2603

Jack Chase MD FAAFP FHM is a core faculty member in the University of California San Francisco Family and Community Medicine Residency Program, based at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH.) He provides clinical care at SFGH on the Social Medicine team, Family Medicine Inpatient Service, Supportive and Palliative Care Service, and in the Minor Procedure Clinic.

Dr. Chase co-developed and co-leads the SFGH Social Medicine team -- a novel, team-based multidisciplinary model for social needs-based medical care in the SFGH Emergency Department. The team provides medical-psychosocial care of complex and underserved patients in conjunction with community-based services for substance use, mental health, homelessness, food insecurity, trauma and intimate partner violence, medical-legal and financial needs.

Dr. Chase serves as the Co-Chair of the SFGH Ethics Committee -- providing clinical ethics consultation, education and policy recommendations at SFGH and in SF Department of Public Health.

Dr. Chase holds a Recognition in Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine from the ABFM/ABIM and board certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. He previously served as the Director of Operations for the UCSF Family Medicine Inpatient Service at SFGH from 2013-2018, Co-Director of the Family Health Center Minor Procedure Clinic from 2014-2018 and as the Medical Director of the Department of Care Coordination at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital from 2018-2019.


The Development of a Novel ED 'Social Medicine' Program

Journal of general internal medicine

Chase J, Anderson M, Bilinski J, Shapiro S, Kanzaria HK

Email-Based Care Transitions to Improve Patient Outcomes and Provider Work Experience in a Safety-Net Health System

The American Journal of Accountable Care > December 2017 – Published on: December 11, 2017

Jack Chase, MD, FAAFP, FHM; Karishma Oza, MPH; and Seth Goldman, MD

Cases from the University of California, San Francisco, and Hôpital St. Thérèse, Haiti

ACP Hospitalist Brief Case Series

Varun Verma, MD; Robin Tittle, MD; Pierre Jacquelin Auguste, MD; Phuoc Le, MD; Jack Chase, MD; Brian Secemsky, MD; Marcia Glass, MD; Aisling O’Riordan, MB BCh, BAO; Theresa Poulos; and Marisa Morgan, MD.

Cases from San Francisco General Hospital

ACP Hospitalist

Renuka Naik, MD, PhD; Tim Poore, MD; Sima Pendharkar, MD, MPH, ACP Member; Jing-Yu Pan, MD, ACP Member; Lawrence Haber, MD; Margarita Sotelo, MD; and Jack Chase, MD

First Aid Board Review Series

First Aid for the Family Medicine Boards

Coffa, D; Le, T; Mendoza, M. Eds.

Global Health Training in Graduate Medical Education: A Guidebook. http://www2.aap.org/sections/ich/toolkit/GH_Training_in_GME_Guidebook_2Ed_1.pdf

Global Health Training in Graduate Medical Education: A Guidebook. http://www2.aap.org/sections/ich/toolkit/GH_Training_in_GME_Guidebook_2Ed_1.pdf

Chase, JA; Evert, JA; eds.

Leishmaniasis Teaching Module. http://www.cugh.org/sites/default/files/content/resources/modules/To%20Post%20Both%20Faculty%20and%20Trainees/79_Leishmaniasis_FINAL.pdf

Leishmaniasis Teaching Module. http://www.cugh.org/sites/default/files/content/resources/modules/To%20Post%20Both%20Faculty%20and%20Trainees/79_Leishmaniasis_FINAL.pdf

Jack Chase, MD