Inpatient Rehabilitation Management at UVA/HealthSouth
Career Opportunities in Family Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine
The Department of Family Medicine at the University of
Virginia seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Assistant/Associate
Professor position. The incumbent will work in a collaborative team,
managing existing chronic medical conditions for patients admitted for
rehabilitation to Health South Rehabilitation Center, while
physiatrists and allied staff manage the patients' rehabilitation.
Health South's average census is 40 patients per day. The mark of
success for this collaborative effort will be improved quality of care
at the Rehabilitation Center and a reduction in patient transfers to
the acute-care hospital. Rank is dependent upon
Administrative responsibilities include participating in the UVa Health System's committee structure, which encompasses the Department of Family Medicine, the School of Medicine and the Medical Center, and assisting in other areas as requested by the Department Chair. The incumbent is expected to develop lectures or workshops for presentation to the faculty, residents, fellows, and medical students.
Candidates must have an MD or DO and be board-certified or board-eligible by the American Board of Family Medicine by the start date. Preference will be given to candidates that have inpatient experience; experience with team-based care models, electronic medical records (EMR), and quality improvement methodology.
The University of Virginia is in Charlottesville, a cultured, cosmopolitan community with a charming, small-town feel. Located in a beautiful setting surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, the region is home to several historical places of interest. We are ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.
To apply, visit https://Jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0612684. Complete a Candidate Profile on line, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
For additional information about the position, please contact Peter Ham, MD, via email firstname.lastname@example.org or Cynthia Elledge, PhD, via email email@example.com.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.