Hospital AOA approved General Surgery Residency is seeking a Program Director/Associate Program Director/Academic Physician or Core Faculty to provide professional expertise and leadership to lead a new General Surgery Residency. The program is approved for 20 residents and started in July 2017. This will be a university affiliated position. Experience teaching in an approved AOA or ACGME General Surgery Residency program and experience with publications and grant writing skills preferred.
The Program Director will provide administrative leadership and direction to the program. Provide direct patient care, supervise and precept residents in clinical settings; provide supervision and oversight of General Surgery Residency support staff; assist with recruiting of residents; develop, revise and maintain curriculum, lead in residents performance improvement plans, coaching, remediation and disciplinary activities as needed; oversee and teach didactics curriculum to residents; ensure the Annual Program Evaluation with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education WebAds are updated.
The Medical Center is a designated Level III Trauma Center. This position will be a mix of cases as our providers perform a wide variety of surgery including minimally invasive/laparoscopic surgery, cancer surgery, hernia, gallbladder, colon, appendix, breast, thyroid/parathyroid, rectal/anal, skin and soft tissue tumors, and trauma and critical care. DaVinci XI is on site. Trauma Fellowship is not required. **Please note: The ideal candidate will be interested in Trauma Call and Acute Care Services.
Clinic hours are Monday - Thursday from 8 am - 5 pm and Friday from 8 am - 12 pm. Call is shared 1: 5. Emergency Room coverage is 3 days per month, trauma coverage is 4-5 days per month, and each provider typically covers 1 in 4 weekends.
Best in class compensation plus generous benefits including Paid Malpractice; CME Time and Allowance; Accrued Paid Time Off; 403(b) match and 457(b); Health and Dental; and other desirable benefits.
The area has over 300, 000 residents, 1 ½ hours from the ocean and 3 hours to the mountains. It’ s a great family area with affordable housing and great schools. Some of the best golf courses in the country are in the area. This is also a culturally diverse area.