Internal Medicine Residency Associate Program Director
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: MD/DO
Internal Number: 40416 A DHMG-NV
Internal Medicine Residency Associate Program Director
Dignity Health Medical Group - Nevada
Las Vegas, NV 89117
Academic Associate Program Director
Dignity Health Medical Group - Nevada is in the process of starting a new Internal Medicine Residency Program and is looking for an innovative and energetic Associate Program Director to help create a top-notch residency in Las Vegas, NV. The Internal Medicine Residency Associate Program Director (APD) will help coordinate curriculum development and evaluation, resident evaluation and remediation processes, residency recruitment, grant development, resident scholarly activities, and residency budget and policy development. The APD position is designated for 25% time dedicated to these administrative duties assisting the Program Director while spending 75% time in clinical activities related to teaching and the practice of medicine. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
With the Program Director (PD), the APD will have oversight of all curricular areas, including developing innovative curriculum.
Participates on the Program Evaluation Committee to set program priorities, areas of improvement, and strategic planning.
Develops and oversees policies and procedures for the residency and collaborates with the residency program director and the residency program coordinator to ensure compliance with St. Rose Dominican, ACGME, and ABIM requirements.
Oversees resident evaluation processes as a member of the Clinical Competency Committee, and works with the PD to determine strategies for helping residents who are experiencing difficulties and when appropriate, assist in developing remediation plans.
Assists the program coordinator and/or the IM Chief Resident to prepare resident rotation schedules, including helping negotiate with other residency programs and practice sites.
Identifies and collaborates with program leadership on grant proposals appropriate to the maintenance and improvement of the residency program.
In concert with the PD and program coordinator, plans and assists with the residency applicant recruitment process.
Assists the program director in developing the residency program operating budget and monitoring the financial operations of the residency.
With the Program Director, coordinates the faculty development program. Participates in the education and training of residents in areas of expertise.
General oversight of scholarly and quality improvement projects of the residents.
Participates in education research and demonstration projects within the IM residency program
The Ideal Candidate:
Practicing ambulatory IM physician with an interest in academic medicine looking toward future leadership
Creative thinker with a demonstrated passion for teaching and learning in the ambulatory setting
Desire for ongoing training in advanced ambulatory skills including office-based procedures, point of care ultrasound, etc.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience in teaching in a residency program preferred
MD or DO Degree and Active Board Certification
Completion of an ACGME accredited residency
A passion for providing clinically excellent care
Must have or be eligible for Nevada State medical licensure
Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Dignity Health Nevada hospitals
What We Offer:
Competitive Pay plus Sign-on Bonus
Excellent Benefits Package
Fully Funded Pension in addition to 403b
Dignity Health Medical Group Nevada
Dignity Health Medical Group Nevada is an organization that is making a difference - in the lives of the patients it heals and in the communities it serves. Our clinics provide access to personalized medical care offering same-day appointments with our physicians and providers.
The Dignity Health Medical Group Nevada (DHMGNV) team is comprised of Family Practitioners, Internal Medicine physicians, Pediatric Endocrinologists, Rheumatologists, Neurologists, Pulmonologists and Cardiothoracic Surgeons. Our staff includes capable, caring medical assistants, nurse practitioners and other providers. The credentials of all of these individuals reflect a tremendous depth of professional experience, from board-certified physicians to recognized leaders in the medical community.
The physicians who provide services at Dignity Health Medical Group Nevada clinics share the vision "of treating patients the way they would want their own loved ones treated," so they do their best to ensure that each patient experience is compassionate and warm, with Humankindness every step of the way.
All of the physicians focus on providing in-depth, quality care - listening to and understanding our patients' concerns and goals.
St. Rose Dominican Hospitals
St. Rose Dominican Hospitals are part of Dignity Health, the nation's fifth largest non-for-profit health system. Our healing philosophy focused on Humankindness serves all people in need including our patients, visitors, guests, staff, physicians and the communities we serve. The Dignity Health system in southern Nevada has the only not for profit, faith-based network with three hospital campuses - St. Rose De Lima, St. Rose Siena and St. Rose San Martin. These mission-driven Hospitals are guided by our vision and core values providing compassionate, high quality, patient-centered care to address each patients physical, mental and spiritual needs.
St. Rose De Lima Hospital - Situated in the community of Henderson, the Hospital opened in 1947, guided by the care and commitment of the Dominican Sisters of Adrian, Michigan. Over six decades later, the Hospital still serves the mission of the Adrian Dominican sisters with 119 beds, 24/hour acute-care and emergency services, as well as a state-of-the art 38-bed inpatient Rehabilitation unit housing innovative therapies such as the Hocoma Lokomat system.
Siena Hospital - Opened in 2000 to enhance and expand the services provided by the Rose De Lima Campus; this acute-care hospital houses 230 beds and is in the midst of an expansion that includes a new five-story hospital tower and four-story parking garage. The nearly 220,000 square foot tower will offer some of the most advanced medical amenities available today and will add almost 100 more private patient rooms. The tower will complement the tertiary services already available as well as the community based services of a Level III NICU, Level III trauma center, accredited chest pain center and Joint Commission accredited Primary Stroke Center.
San Martin Hospital - The third acute-care facility in the Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican Hospital system opened its doors to the public in late 2006 to serve the needs of the growing southwest Las Vegas community. The more than 346,000 square foot hospital offers nearly 150 private patient rooms and offers a large variety of health services including a cardiac cath and electrophysiology lab, open heart surgery program, Da Vinci Surgical System, Level II NICU and Joint Commission accredited Primary Stroke Center. In, 2010, San Martin was named the 6th most beautiful hospital campus in the country.
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